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ICC denies allegations of match-fixing in 2011 World Cup

Thinappuyal English July 3, 2020 Comments Off on ICC denies allegations of match-fixing in 2011 World Cup

ICC Anti-Corruption Unit General Manager Alex Marshall on Friday responded to claims that the 2011 World Cup final had been fixed. (File Photo/ICC) The ICC on Friday said there is no reason to doubt

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Rename Pallekele as Muralitharan Stadium

Thinappuyal English July 3, 2020 Comments Off on Rename Pallekele as Muralitharan Stadium

Pallekele International Cricket Stadium. Cricket lovers in Sri Lanka are appealing to the authorities to rename the Kandy Pallekele cricket stadium in honour of cricket legend, Muttiah Muralitharan. Every Sri Lankan should be proud

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Ex-Sri Lanka skipper Sangakkara grilled in World Cup fixing probe

Thinappuyal English July 3, 2020 Comments Off on Ex-Sri Lanka skipper Sangakkara grilled in World Cup fixing probe

Kumar Sangakkara, former Sri Lanka captain of the 2011 Cricket World Cup, leaving the Special Investigation Unit (SIU) on Thursday. Picture by Rukmal Gamage Colombo, Thursday: Sri Lanka legend Kumar Sangakkara was questioned for

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Mahela appears before SIU

Thinappuyal English July 3, 2020 Comments Off on Mahela appears before SIU

Former Sri Lanka Cricket Captain Mahela Jayawardena arrives at the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) of the Sports Ministry to record a statement over the 2011 World Cup match fixing allegations. Mahela Jayawardene held the

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Felicitation for Sri Lankan Olympians today

Thinappuyal English July 2, 2020 Comments Off on Felicitation for Sri Lankan Olympians today

DIG Sumith Liyanage The oldest Olympian living in Sri Lanka, DIG Sumith Liyanage will be among a host of distinguished sportsmen and sportswomen who will be felicitated at a ceremony to be held at

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School soccer to recapture its past glory

Thinappuyal English July 2, 2020 Comments Off on School soccer to recapture its past glory

Sri Lanka Schools Football Association (SLSFA) with a new team of officials elected at their Annual general Meeting, held at the beginning of the year, is very much focused to revamp the game which

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NFSL hopes to host next Asian C’ships in Sri Lanka

Thinappuyal English July 2, 2020 Comments Off on NFSL hopes to host next Asian C’ships in Sri Lanka

The Netball Federation of Sri Lanka (NFSL) will bid to host the next Asian Netball championships which is scheduled to be held in 2022. The Asian Netball Championship was scheduled to be held in

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Match fixing allegations: Sangakkara to appear before SIU

Thinappuyal English July 1, 2020 Comments Off on Match fixing allegations: Sangakkara to appear before SIU

Former Sri Lanka Cricket Captain Kumar Sangakkara has been requested to appear before the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) of the Sports Ministry today at 9 am to record a statement over the 2011 World

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I gave my best at 2011 World Cup final: Murali

Thinappuyal English June 30, 2020 Comments Off on I gave my best at 2011 World Cup final: Murali

Muttiah Muralitharan Former Sri Lanka Cricketer Muttiah Muralitharan who was a member of 2011 world cup final Sri Lanka team, spoke about the 2011 Cricket World Cup fixing allegation levelled by former Sports Minister

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Sripali first Sri Lankan woman cricketer to qualify as a fitness trainer in Australia

Thinappuyal English June 29, 2020 Comments Off on Sripali first Sri Lankan woman cricketer to qualify as a fitness trainer in Australia

Sripali Weerakkody Former National women’s cricketer Sripali Weerakkody has become the first Sri Lankan woman cricketer to qualify as Master and Fitness Trainer in Australia. She has been certified by the Australian Institute of

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