By Leonard Ratnayake Sri Lanka Cricket is hoping to elect its most suitable person for this task with the mandate of its affiliates in the pre-claimed most democratic cricket polls to be held at the end of April. But whether the Sports Minister Navin Dissanayake would keep to his word is yet to be seen as there is pressure mounting to appoint an Interim Committee thus taking the sport from bad to worse.
India haven't won a single match against Australia during their tour to Australia in 2014/15 season. The Tests didn't go their way, the tri-series didn't go their way, the warm-ups didn't go their way. Yet, somehow, in a turnaround that would have been talked about for years in any sport other than cricket, they managed to make it to the semi-finals of the World Cup.
Defending champions India will hope the law of averages does not catch up with them when they clash with hosts Australia in a widely-anticipated World Cup semi-final in Sydney on Thursday
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"Retirement is not about form, it is about time and place and whether it feels right," Sri Lanka batsman Kumar Sangakkara
"I have gone on my knees to beg him (Kumar Sangakkara) out of retirement, but at the end of the day, it is his decision, he has served his team and country for such a long time." Angelo Mathews
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