Sri Lanka in with a good chance for victory:
England 111 for 2, set 340 for victory
Set 340 to win, England were 111 for 2 still
requiring a further 229 for victory at close on day three at the
Galle International Cricket Stadium, here today. The not out batmen
were Jonathon Trott on 40 and Kevin Pietersen on 29.
Dhammika wins a gold in weightlifting
Twenty-seven-year-old Dhammika Harischandra from
the little village of Menikhinna in the outskirts of Kandy entered
her name into the record books when she became the first Sri Lankan
woman weightlifter to win a gold medal at an international
championship by achieving this feat at the Seventh Asian
Weightlifting Championship held in Kathmandu, Nepal this week.