De Villiers puts South Africa on top
A thrilling innings of 99 by AB de Villiers put
South Africa in a strong position on the second day of the first
Test against Sri Lanka at SuperSport Park on Friday. On a day when
batsmen continued to struggle on a difficult pitch, De Villiers
played some sparkling strokes as South Africa reached 389 for nine
at the close, a first innings lead of 209.
Interpol offers help to battle match-fixing and illegal betting
Interpol said Friday it was looking at a
possible tie-up with the International Cricket Council (ICC) and the
Indian board to help fight the growing menace of match-fixing and
Ports Authority take Tier ‘B’ Title
Sri Lanka Ports Authority(SLPA) Sports Club won
the Tier B Premier Limited over title when they beat Navy SC by
three wickets and witnessed to a comfortable win in the final held
at P.Sarawanamuththu Stadium yesterday.