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Yoshitha to Lead Sri Lanka Rugby Team

President’s son Yoshitha Rajapaksha has been appointed as Sri Lanka National Rugby team’s captain. Yoshitha who is a sub lieutenant of Sri Lanka navy also represents Sri Lanka navy rugby team. Sri Lanka rugby union team is due to tour Philippines to participate in first…

Anusha Kodituwakku – Sri Lanka’s Hope For Next Olympic Medal

Other than cricket, Sri Lanka sport is not in its pinkest of health. There was a time we had god athletes like Susanthika Jayasinghe, Damayanthi Darsha, Sugath thilakarathna and Shriyani Kulawansha representing Sri Lanka team. They have retired now, and recently few sportsmen had to…

Sri Lanka Cricket Squad For Tri-series in Australia

Sri Lankan squad for the Commonwealth triangular series in Australia was released to media today. The fifteen member squad is lead again by Mahela Jayawardana. Mahela’s appointment as the new captain follows Thilakarathna Dilshan’s resignation from captaincy earlier on the day. Two notable additions to…

Sachithra Senanayaka’s First Class Match Records

Hope you watch the fifth and final One Day International match today between Sri Lanka and South Africa. Sri Lanka cricket team could chase the massive total of 312 runs and this was their second consecutive successful run chase over 300. Almost all the batsmen…

CEAT Sri Lanka Cricket Award 2011

CEAT Sri Lanka cricket Award Night was held on 29th night at Baththaramulla Waters Edge Hotel. The Awards were given away for year 2010. Former Sri Lanka skipper Kumar Sangakkara was awarded the most popular Sri lankan cricketer award. Kumar Sangakkara also bagged the best…

Lasith Malinga Inning at CPL – Video

Sri Lankan fast bowler Lasith Malinga is expected to win matches by ball. But today playing for Mumbai India team in Champions League match against Chennai Super Kings in Chenni, Lasith Malinga pulled an unlikely win for Mumbai Indians. Chenni Super kings had scored 159…

Kumar Sangakkara bags two Awards at 2011 ICC Awards Ceremony

Former Sri Lanka captain Kumar Sangakkara won two Awards at the ICC Award ceremony held in London today. Sri Lankan wicket keeper batsman was named ODI Cricketer of the year 2011 and Sanga also won the ICC People’s choice award. Kumar Sangakkara was unable to…

Lasith Malinga takes his third ODI hattrick

Sri Lankan fast baller Lasith Malinga took his third One Day International hattrick today against Australia team. Previously Lasith had taken two hattricks and both of them were during the world cup matches. Lasith took his first hatrick back in 2007 against South Africa team….

Dhyan Ranatunga, Arjuna’s Son, Is An Emerging Cricket Star

Ranathunga family is not strange for International Cricket. Arjuna Ranatunga, Dammika Ranatunga, Sanjeewa Ranatunga and Nishantha Ranatunga brothers were part of Sri Lanka crickets for decades not only in the field but also in Cricket administration. Today we are going to talk about one from…

Dilruwan Perera – Star Profile

Dilruwan Perera made a successful come back today in to the International cricket. Dilruwan Perera Played his first International cricket match back in October 2007. Dilruwan joined the team as an opening batsman in One Day Internationals. His partner as an Sri Lanka One Day…

Colombo Fight Night a visceral thriller

A new kind of entertainment, an aggressive combat sport is slowly but surely being popularized in Sri Lanka. The SLMMA (Sri Lanka Mixed Martial Arts) headed by Dr Haren Jayasinghe have initiated this sport as “The Colombo Fight Night” (CFN) in Sri Lanka. Most of…

Sri Lanka Interprovincial T20 Tournament Schedule

With all the hopes of Sri Lankan Premier League has just become a dream, we now have to contend with the Sri Lanka Inter-provincial T20 tournament. This year, altogether five teams will be participating in the inter-provincialT20 cricket tournament. The captains and squads of the…

Late Bob Woolmers Cricket Coaching Instructions – Complete Video

Hey today we are proudly posting this “Gem of Cricket Coaching Video” in our Lanka Help Magazine. This is a High Definition video of Cricket coaching instructions by late Bob Woolmer. The player has three video clips which are of sixty minutes duration each. The…

Video of Kumar Sangakkara Cowdrey Lecture

As we promised earlier we are publishing the video of Kumar Sangakkara’s speech. Sri Lankan former skipper Kumar Sangakkara delivered this on 04th Of July 2011. Spirit of Cowdrey lecture is an annual event dedicated to Spirit of Cricket. Our previous posts on the topic…

Spirit of Cricket Pannel Discussion – Videos

We earlier published Kumar Sangakkara’s Spirit of Cricket Cowdrey lecture 2011 and you can listen to it here. We also published the full text of Sangakkara’s oration which you can find here –  text of Sangakkara’s speech. Following Spirit of Cricket Codrey lecture 2011, there…

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