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Sri Lanka exceed expectations, yet manage to disappoint

With just 24 wins and 55 losses between World Cups, Sri Lanka were given absolutely no chance at this year’s championship. But the men in Blue somehow always manage to turn up at big tournaments and they split the...
Kusal Perera

Kusal Perera on the brink of something big

Sri Lanka has always wowed the world with their cricket. Since the 1996 World Cup win, Sri Lanka has never been taken lightly by any cricketing nation. 23 years later, in February, Sri Lanka produced another miracle when Kusal...

Has Kandy found a new golden boy?

Sevens Rugby has never failed to amaze and excite. Especially when it’s played at Sri Lanka Rugby’s home ground, the Colombo Racecourse.  At any sevens tournament played here in the country, there are always a set of familiar faces without...

Sri Lanka’s perfect win… Almost!

Nothing is perfect in life they say. In Cricket, high-scoring thrillers are a treat to watch. So, Sri Lanka’s nail-biting win over West Indies was the perfect game, isn’t it? Almost. After a horrid World Cup campaign, which blew up...

The emotion called “Sanath Jayasuriya”

One of the relief teachers in a seventh-grade class asked a bunch of students to scrawl about their favorite personality and all the kids wrote about their parents, except one who went full nerdy for one and a half...

Malinga wants to retire with Kulasekara – Farewell or Reunion?

Partnerships in Cricket are abundant. From the pair of batsmen in the middle, to the on-field umpires and the commentary box, a good understanding is always required. Out of the so many perfectly complimenting pairs the Cricketing world has...

The Sri Lankan batting ‘Chernobyl’

From losing captain Dimuth Karunaratne on the very first ball of the match to the last run being scored by South Africa in their easy chase, it was all downhill in every possible way for Sri Lanka, as they...

From hitting rock bottom to glory: Thenuka Nanayakkara

It was early into the Singer Schools Rugby League. Tagged as favourites, St. Peter’s College was made to travel to Mount Lavinia on a Monday for their first match o the season.  The Peterites coming into the season following their...

It’s a trap ft. Lasith Malinga

Not too long ago, an image of a shirtless Lasith Malinga in Sri Lanka’s dressing room, was circulating on social media, with fans engaging in enthusiastic… let’s call it discussion, on what a professional sportsman’s body should look like....

The England-Sri Lanka love story: 36 years and counting…

From the romance of Hollywood to the melancholy of Bollywood, we have seen an endless number of love stories, but nothing in comparison to England vs Sri Lanka in a World Cup fixture.It was in the English summer of 1983 that the...

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