Great leap forward in Lankan rugby - Greening
The National Rugby coach, Phil Greening said that
Sri Lanka has taken a gigantic step forward in rugby with their
stupendous performance at the recently concluded Asian Five Nations
Division one tournament in Manila, Philippines. He said it was a
remarkable performance by the young Sri Lankan outfit ably led by
Former dashing batsman Yusuf in the frame:
Surfeit of cricket for our willow wielders
Pakistanis here later this month:
The Sri Lankan cricketers will have a surfeit of
cricket beginning with the arrival of Pakistan later this month for
two Twenty20, Five One-Day Internationals and Three Test matches.
After facing the Pakistanis, Sri Lanka will ready for the World Cup
Twenty20 yto be played in Sri Lanka in September/October.
Ponting and Cowan put Aussies in control
Half-centuries from Ed Cowan and Ricky Ponting
left Australia in control at the end of the third day of the third
and final Test against the West Indies here at Windsor Park on
Sports Minister comes in for praise
Sports-loving public, parents of players and
tennis officials commended Sports Minister Mahindananda
Aluthgamage’s decision not to interfere with selections of the Sri
Lanka junior Davis Cup team to Australia.