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Famous Test Matches – Pakistan v Sri Lanka, Rawalpindi, 1999-00

Pakistan, under new captain Saeed Anwar, were looking for redemption on their home turf following a 3-0 whitewash defeat in Australia. The Sri Lankans however had started the tour on a positive note, sweeping the ODI series 3-0, and aimed at repeating the success of their last Test series in Pakistan – a… 1,397 more words

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Crouching lions, missing dragons and the search for serendipity

Yes, there is an India-Sri Lanka test series that has just concluded. It came and went like some sort of whatsapp forward whose lifetime is measured in milliseconds. 1,702 more words

2011 World Cup Final: India vs Sri Lanka match was fixed, says Ranatunga

Former Sri Lanka skipper Arjuna Ranatunga today demanded an investigation into the country’s 2011 World Cup final defeat by India amid allegations of match fixing. 504 more words

The day I fell in love with Sri Lanka Cricket

It was a Sunday night, I wanted to sleep early because I had school the next day but my father had other plans. He didn’t let me sleep instead made me sit on his lap and watch TV. 276 more words

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Three Sri Lankan ports that India could develop: Arjuna Ranatunga

Dakhla: Even as China is solidly settled in Sri Lanka’s Hambantota port, the island country has three other real ports – Colombo, Trincomalee and Kankesanthurai – where India could work together for improvement, a Sri Lankan Minister has said. 175 more words

What made me a Rugby fan

I love sports, almost all of them. It never bores me, watching any sport. I embrace excitement, joy, thrill, competition, battle, heat and whatever element you come across by engaging or watching a sport. 1,005 more words

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