English miracle downs Lankans
It is said that the days of miracles are not yet
over, not even in cricket. And this was proved by the unbelievable
manner in which the Sri Lankans tumbled to defeat by an innings and
14 runs in the First Npower Test here at the Swalec Stadium, today.
The Sri Lankans needing 97 runs to make England bat again were bowed
out for 82.
Maxwell denies allegations
President of the Sri Lanka Tennis Association
Maxwell de Silva yesterday rubbished all allegations directed on his
officials as false as they look forward towards hosting a successful
Davis Cup tournament in Colombo next month. The 57 year old veteran
administrator and the present General Secretary of the National
Olympic Committee believe that his team has the courage to march
forward despite many challenges and the baseless allegations they
are faced with.
SLSRFA, SLRRA withdraw Kayser’s red card
The Sri Lanka Schools Rugby Football Association
in consultation with the Sri Lanka Rugby Referees Association
yesterday decided to withdraw the red card which was shown on St.
Joseph’s College prop forward Yohan Kayser.