Kumar Sangakkara added another feather to his burgeoning cap on Monday, becoming only the second Sri Lankan cricketer ever to record 19,000 runs in First-class cricket. Sangakkara has represented a number of sides including Central Province, Colombo District Cricket Association, Durham, Kandurata, Marylebone Cricket Club, Nondescripts Cricket Club and Warwickshire in his illustrious career.
The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) today upheld a ban barring all Russian track-and-field athletes from competing at this summer’s Olympics in Brazil, potentially excluding a country from an Olympics for the first time in history over doping among its athletes.
The Selection committee of the Sri Lanka Rugby Football Union has selected the best 12 member squad that will be touring to Monaco, France for the much important Rio 2016 Olympic qualifier.
Sri Lanka Cricket is to initiate disciplinary action against cricketers Kithruwan Vithanage and Ramitha Rambukwella over their clash at Waters’ Edge in Battaramulla.