Ireland, Wales game too close to call
Ireland and Wales were so evenly matched in
Saturday’s World Cup quarter-final it was difficult to pick a
winner, Ireland defence coach Les Kiss said Friday. Kiss said the
match in Wellington was a huge opportunity for both teams, with
Ireland eyeing its maiden semi-final at the tournament and Wales its
first since the inaugural World Cup in 1987.
Ramith leads SL Development Squad
Ramith Rambukwella has been picked to lead the
Sri Lanka Under-20 Development Squad for the Qatar National team’s
tour of Sri Lanka.
Warning for Sri Lanka over ‘poor’ wicket
Sri Lanka were let off with a warning on Friday
for the poor pitch during Australia’s Test in Galle last month and
were ordered to rectify it before England tour in March. The
International Cricket Council had hauled up Sri Lanka after the
dusty wicket at the Galle International Stadium was rated as “poor”
by match referee Chris Broad of England.