Schoolboy Cricketer show has come to stay
CRICKET: The link between the Sunday Observer and
the Sri Lanka School Cricket Association along with the sponsors
have something unique when it comes to the development of the game
in the country. This combination has helped the young immensely, not
only where cricket is concerned,
Fighting century by Dravid
LONDON, July 23 (AFP) A fighting century by one
drop bat Rahil Dravid helped India to avoid follow on on the third
day of their first Test against England at Lordís here today.
Leicestershire beat Sri Lanka 'A' by 223 runs
LEICESTER, July 23 - Leicestershire crushed Sri
Lanka 'A' by 223 runs in their four-day tour match concluded with
more than a session to spare at Leicester here today. Chasing a
massive victory target of 463 runs, the tourists were bowled out for
239 runs in 72.2 overs in their second innings shortly before tea on
the final day.
Observer - Caltex Most Popular Rugby Players and
Nigel Ratwatte and Kandy SC get Caltex Trophies
RUGBY: Talented young CR and FC fly half Nigel
Ratwatte and the kings of domestic rugby Kandy Sports Club received
the Caltex Trophies for the Most Popular Ruggerite 2010 and Most
Popular Rugby Club 2010 respectively at a simple award ceremony held
at the SLRFU Headquarters on Friday.