USAIN Bolt ended a week of controversy and speculation by finally making his Commonwealth Games debut at a packed Hampden Park on Friday night.
Sierra Leone's mountain biking champion has disappeared from the Commonwealth Games, days after his sick teammate was tested for the Ebola virus, his team has revealed.
By Hishan Welmilla. 31 July 2014. Sri Lanka’s Chamara Perera lost a golden opportunity to give Sri Lanka’s second medal in the 20th Commonwealth Games here in Glasgow when he competed in the in the Men's FS 65kg at Scottish Exhibition and Conference Centre during day eight of the Glasgow 2014
Mahela's retirement; was it a timely call?
"He's always been the ultimate team man, leading us brilliantly as a captain and always putting the team first. Everyone in the dressing room respects and admires his honesty, integrity, commitment, inner strength and great strategic vision. As a batsman, he's been phenomenal for Sri Lanka, always unselfish and committed to the needs of the team, and invariably saving his best for when we needed him most." Kumar Sangakkara
"When I walked into the national team, he was my first captain. I learnt a lot by looking at him, and by what he is doing on and off the field - the way he handles situations. He's been tremendous for us in the past 15 years and I am very thankful to him." Angelo Mathews
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