Will the real Sri Lankan team stand up?

July 26th, Tuesday – I woke up pretty early with a spring in my step to run a few errands to be on the couch at 9:30 AM (IST), in front of my TV, for the series opener of India’s tour of Sri Lanka. Cricket in the Emerald Isles have…

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Sri Lanka vs Scotland: Stats & Review

The POOL A contest between Sri Lanka & Scotland took place in Hobart, Australia. Winning the toss, Sri Lanka opted to bat first. They lost Thirimanne early but then Dilshan & Sangakkara display some beautiful piece of batting & put a solid stand of 195 runs for 2nd wicket.  Dilshan 104 (99) scored his 22nd ODI ton and Sangakkara 124 (95) created history at Hobart with his 25th ODI ton as he became the…

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Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh – Stats and Match Review

It was time for the Asian battle when Sri Lanka & Bangladesh battled at Melbourne, Australia. Sri Lanka won the toss, opted to bat and completely outplayed Bangladesh. Openers Thirimanne & Dilshan gave a solid start to Sri Lanka, both completed their fifty and added 122 runs opening stand before Thirimanne was dismissed on 52 in 25th over. Then Dilshan was joined by mighty Sangakkara who was playing his 400th ODI…

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