Olympic spirit spreads in Colombo
Sri Lanka celebrated the International Olympic
Day which falls on June 23 by conducting the Olympic Day Run on a
grand scale here in Colombo yesterday, marking the commencement of
30-day countdown to the 2012 London Olympics.
Seven wicket win for Joseph Vaz
Joseph Vaz College, Wennappuwa defeated Sri
Panchchananda College, Raddoluwa by seven wickets in their
inter-school Under 17 division one cricket tournament match
organized by Sri Lanka Schools Cricket Association and worked off at
Cambrians beat Thurstanites
Prince of Wales College beat Thurstan College,
Colombo by 88 runs in their inter-school Under 17 division one
cricket tournament match conducted by Sri Lanka Schools Cricket
Association and played at Moratuwa.
Greig tells India to put cricket before cash
Former England captain Tony Greig has urged
India to accept the “spirit of cricket is more important than
generating billions of dollars”. India is cricket's economic
powerhouse, driving the finance of the global game through the
sponsorship and broadcast deals that derive from the sport's huge
popularity in the world's second most populous nation.