Bigger than Ben Hur

On Saturday the 1st of June, we descended upon Pallekele. The home of Trinity rugby. If you checked it out on Google earth, there is a lush green lump of land with a shoe string like access way to...
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Video – Can SL handle the Afghan spin challenge? – Around the Wickets

Renowned commentator Roshan Abeysinghe and former Test Cricketers Jehan Mubarak review Sri Lanka's tournament opener in ICC World Cup 2019 tournament, preview the 2nd match for Sri Lanka versus Afghanistan and much more on Around the Wickets  ICC Cricket World Cup SPECIAL episode.
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Video – ශ්‍රී ලංකාවෙන් බිහිවූ විශිෂ්ටතම වේගපන්දු යවන්නා – චමින්ද වාස්

1994 වසරේ දී පළමු වතාවට ශ්‍රී ලංකා ජාතික ක්‍රිකට් කණ්ඩායම නියෝජනය කිරීමට වරම් දිනා ගත් චමින්ද වාස් දක්ෂ වමත් වේගපන්දු යවන්නෙක්. ජාත්‍යන්තර එක්දින ක්‍රිකට් තරග 322කට, ටෙස්ට් තරග 111කට හා විස්සයි විස්ස ක්‍රිකට් තරග 6කට ක්‍රීඩා කරමින් කඩුලු 761ක්...

Blown away in Cardiff

With his long alliance with Sir Ian Botham at Somerset over, Sir Viv Richards moved to Cardiff during the twilight of his career to be the overseas professional of Glamorgan. Playing a First Class game against Hampshire and ready...
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Video – All set for Cricket’s biggest carnival! – Around the Wickets

Renowned commentator Roshan Abeysinghe and former Test Cricketers Jehan Mubarak, Ruwan Kalpage review ICC World Cup 2019 tournament, Sri Lanka's chances and playing XI and much more on Around the Wickets  ICC Cricket World Cup SPECIAL episode. https://youtu.be/QQI7IZ0eYWw

Spare a thought for the Associates

One of the things that teachers tell you in school when you are young is to never kick the ladder that helps you climb. It’s a pity that enough noise was not made against the effort to push the...

5 Bradby first leg firecrackers

It’s finally here. The blue-ribbon event of the local rugby calendar. In its 75th year, the diamond anniversary, The Bradby Shield will see Trinity College battle Royal College in Kandy at the Pallekele stadium for the first leg on...

Why planning is vital ahead of the World Cup

Former Test captain Marvan Atapattu in a superb ‘Legends’ interview with The Papare, that will be aired shortly, stressed on the prerequisites ahead of an event of the magnitude of the World Cup. Atapattu stressed that preparation was a vital...

Can Sri Lanka reverse their poor World Cup record in England?

The Sri Lankans were the second team to arrive in England ahead of the ICC Cricket World Cup. Dimuth Karunaratne’s team landed in London three weeks prior to the start of the tournament, giving them ample time to acclimatize...
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Video – Less than a month for the World Cup! – Around the Wickets

Renowned commentator Roshan Abeysinghe and former Test Cricketer Malinda Warnapura review the upcoming Scotland tour and World Cup preparations, Sri Lanka A tour of Inda and much more on Around the Wickets.

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