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 beats England in only T20
Wed, May 21, 2014, 02:02 am SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

May 20, London: The T20 World Champions, Sri Lanka reasserted their dominance in the game today by beating England by 9 runs in the only T20 match of their tour in England.

After winning the toss England set Sri Lanka to bat in The Oval. With Lahiru Thirimanne's 40, Kithuruwan Vithanage's 38 and Thisara Perera's 49 Sri Lanka scored 183 losing seven wickets.

In reply England chasing 184 managed to reach 174 in the 20 overs. Captain Lasith Malinga took three wickets to limit England.

Man of the Match is Thisara Perera for his 49 in just 20 balls.

Sri Lanka will play the first of five one-day matches on Thursday before the two Tests.

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
Sri Lankan court extends remand of 14 Indian fishermen
-- [33 minutes ago]
Sri Lanka - China Business and Investment forum coincides with Ayurveda Expo 2015 today
-- [51 minutes ago]
President Sirisena to announce final decision on former president Rajapaksa today
-- [2 hours ago]
SLFP views expected departure of Rajapaksa loyalists from UPFA as a blessing
Bangladesh delegation to brief Sri Lankan investors on prospects in their EPZs
Pakistan will continue to support Sri Lankan youth's nation building capacities: High Commissioner
President Sirisena rejects giving party nomination to former president Rajapaksa
Sri Lankan President vows to overcome any challenge for the sake of country and people
Sri Lanka power monopoly makes profits of Rs. 13.7 billion in first quarter of 2015
Sri Lanka Muslim Congress to contest upcoming election with UNP

Copyright © 2000, 2014 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.