India clinch menís and womenís basketball Golds
India won gold medals in both menís and womenís
beach basketball when they defeated Sri Lanka by 22-16 and Maldives
by 24-13 respectively at the South Asian Beach Games in Hambantota
Three Golds for Sri Lanka
Lahiru Fernando entered South Asian Beach Games
history by registering his name as the first gold medalist for Sri
Lanka when he won the first place in Board Race event in life saving
yesterday at Hambantota sunny seas.
ICC undecided on World Test Championships
The International Cricket Councilís plans to
hold the inaugural world Test championships in 2013 came unstuck on
Tuesday over the commercial viability of the event. The ICCís
executive board, which met in Dubai over the last two days, failed
to confirm if the championship will replace the originally scheduled
Champions Trophy one-day tournament in England.