Batsmen make merry on first day:
Dilshan, Sangakkara hit tons as Sri Lanka race to 300 for 2
Centuries from Tillekeratne Dilshan 101 and Kumar
Sangakkara 111 not out helped Sri Lanka end the first day of the
First of Three Tests against Pakistan in a strong position, here
today. At the close Sri Lanka were 300 for 2 wickets with the other
batsman not out being Mahela Jayawardena on 55.
Sri Lanka finish in 17th position
Sri Lanka finished 17th, bagging two bronze
medals while China and Thailand swept away most of the gold medals,
placing first and second respectively when the third edition of the
Asian Beach Games were wrapped up last evening.
Isipatana fight back to beat Royal
Isipatana College, Colombo came back fighting to
beat Royal College Colombo by 34 points ( two goals, four tries ) to
22 points ( two goals, a try and a penalty) in the Singer Schools
‘A’ division rugby match for Major Milroy Fernando Memorial Trophy
after trailing by 15 – 17 at the breather in their rugby match
played at Longden Place yesterday.