CEAT SL Cricket Awards:
Dilshan, Sangakkara bag top honours
Sri Lankan captain T M Dilshan was named the ‘Cricketer of the Year’
while the world’s number one test batsman Kumar Sangakkara won the
‘People’s Cricketer of the Year’ award in the CEAT Sri Lanka Cricket
Awards Ceremony held at the Water’s Edge main Ballroom last Tuesday.
Dilshan also bagged the best ODI allrounder and the best ODI batsman
awards while Sangakkara bagged the Test cricketer of the year award.
Thisara Perera won the emerging cricketer and best ODI bowler awards
while Ajantha Mendis was awarded as the best bowler in the ‘Test’
CEAT hosted the event for the third consecutive year to appreciate
country’s domestic and international cricket talents. The full list of
awards winners will appear on Daily News Sports Weekly tomorrow.