Lankapage Logo Recent Top Stories
CP 14 YEARS
Go Home Home Serving the Sri Lankan community globally since 2000
go to LankaPage.com

Leading News from Sri Lanka::

* Sri Lanka 'Mystery Spinner' Ajantha Mendis bought for US$ 725,000 at IPL Auction
Mon, Feb 4, 2013, 08:41 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Feb 04, Colombo: Sri Lanka's 'Mystery Spinner' Ajantha Mendis was the second biggest earner at the sixth auction of the Indian Premier League (IPL) held Sunday in Chennai.

Pune Warriors have picked Ajantha Mendis for US$725,000, who was listed at base price of US$50,000.

Australian all-rounder Glenn Maxwell received the biggest price at the auction having bought by Mumbai Indians for US$ $1million.

Sri Lanka's Thisara Perera was bought by Sunrisers Hyderabad for $675,000 over his base-price of US$50,000 while off-spinner Sachithra Senanayake who was listed at a base price of US$ 50,000 also pitched a heavy price, getting picked up by Kolkata Knight Riders for US$625,000.

Jeevan Mendis goes to the Delhi Daredevils for his base price of US$ 50,000 and the teenage offspinner, Akila Dananjaya was bought by Chennai Super Kings for US$ 20,000.



ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
Modernization of Sri Lanka Customs is a timely requirement, Finance Minister says
-- [5 minutes ago]
Pakistan committed to promote human capital and entrepreneurship development in Sri Lanka - envoy
-- [34 minutes ago]
Sri Lanka's Colombo inflation declines to 5.5 percent in July 2016
-- [1 hour and 6 minutes ago]
Pakistan national carrier signs contract with SriLankan for lease of three A-330s
-- [1 hour and 20 minutes ago]
Court orders joint opposition to limit march to one lane in Kegalle city
-- [7 hours ago]
Sri Lanka Cricket expands its support arsenal
-- [7 hours ago]
New USAID Mission Director signals surge in U.S. development assistance in Sri Lanka
-- [9 hours ago]
Released Indian fishermen allege they were abused while in Sri Lankan jails
-- [9 hours ago]
Joint Opposition protest march is a 'political gimmick by bunch of crooks' - Minister Sagala Ratnayake
Japan agrees to fund Sri Lanka's light rail system proposed in megapolis development plan

Copyright © 2000, 2012 by LankaPage.com (LLC) :
The news and other contents on ColomboPage are copyrighted property of LankaPage.com, LLC. Any unauthorized use of any information on ColomboPage may constitute a violation of copyright laws. You need written permission to reproduce, republish, post, transmit, broadcast or distribute, material from this site from LankaPage.com, LLC. However, news organizations or broadcasters in Sri Lanka may republish the news items in ColomboPage with proper acknowledgment to ColomboPage.