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Famous Test Matches – Sri Lanka v South Africa, Kandy, 2000

  South Africa came into this three-match series riding on a rich vein of form, having won their past five series and losing just one of their last 17 Tests. 1,547 more words

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No More Coin Toss In Cricket

(Note : This article is for fun and entertainment purposes only, and is not meant to be taken seriously. This is for folks to kick back with a relaxing article, after a hard day’s work of watching cricket. 706 more words

Large and in Charge - Arjuna Ranatunga

Thought of sharing this article from Cricket Monthly with those of you who loved this man of Sri Lankan Cricket. Written by the legend Martin Crowe, the guy who introduced opening spin to International Cricket, this is what he has to say about the mighty Arjuna. 979 more words


Allama Iqbal International Airport

Allama Iqbal International Airport is the second largest civil airport in Pakistan, serving Lahore, the capital of Punjab province as well a large portion of the travellers from the Punjab province. 849 more words


Wills World Cup 1996

The involvement of ICC in the administration of the game increased during this period and in an effort to popularize the game to other countries, we had 3 new teams in the 1996 World Cup – Kenya, Netherlands and UAE. 551 more words

Shakib Al Hasan - The Superstar's Dilemma

Shakib Al Hasan stands alone in the Bangladesh dressing-room. Not physically, perhaps, but metaphorically. While his teammates are all professional cricketers, Shakib is the only truly world-class player in his side. 1,593 more words


For reasons other than cricket, why Arjuna Ranatunga is the greatest Sri Lankan cricketer ever!

Cricket in Sri Lanka, as in other countries of South Asia, is not merely a sport that entertains the masses. It is de facto our national sport, a national pastime, a socio-cultural phenomenon and a source of national pride all rolled into one. 1,619 more words

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