The sport's greatest wicket-taker, Muttiah Muralitharan, said: 'I see there is improvement'
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Tuesday 13 November 2012
The United Nations failed miserably to protect hundreds of thousands of civilians caught up in the last months of Sri Lanka’s civil war, says an internal inquiry.
Monday 05 November 2012
India have recalled Harbhajan Singh to their squad for the first two Tests against England. The off-spinner has not played at the highest level since August 2011 but, after dismantling England in the World T20 in September, he has been brought back into the 15-man India party for the four-match series, which starts on 15 November in Ahmedabad.
Monday 05 November 2012
Hundreds of Sri Lankans took to the streets today to demand that the government halts a plan to impeach the country's top judge and to condemn what they claim is the intimidation of the judiciary.
Tuesday 09 October 2012
Judges and lawyers boycotted courts yesterday in protest against an assault on an outspoken judge.
Thursday 04 October 2012
Batsman signs new temporary contract and now begins process of 'reintegration' into England squad
Wednesday 03 October 2012
Australia sustained a 32-run defeat in their final Super Eights match against Pakistan yesterday, but were still able to celebrate a place in the World Twenty20 semi-finals alongside their conquerors as India went out despite beating South Africa in Group F's other game.
World Twenty20: Stuart Broad remains confident England can defend title despite 'unacceptable' display
Friday 28 September 2012
ICC World Twenty20 champions England insist they can still complete a successful defence of their title, despite back-to-back defeats in their last two matches.
Thursday 27 September 2012
West Indies 179-5 beat England 164-4 by 15 runs
Sunday 26 August 2012
Practice pays off for young left-armer as he takes three wickets in last over for Hampshire
Sunday 12 August 2012
She has some chunky statistics to defy in the future, but for the mom-ent the classy young filly Certify is heading in the right direction. The daughter of Elusive Quality maintained her unbeaten record at Newmarket with a clear-cut success in the afternoon's two-year-old feature, the Sweet Solera Stakes, and so moved up the betting for next year's 1,000 Guineas.
Saturday 11 August 2012
On racecourses at least, tomorrow's sport is far more captivating than that on offer today, with top-level contests in France and Ireland. At Deauville, some of the best milers in Europe will be scrapping to settle who is best of the rest in the division behind Frankel. And at the Curragh, the stars of the future step out in two significant juvenile events, while one of the past makes an intriguing return to action.
Saturday 21 July 2012
Saturday 07 July 2012
Ex-reporter claims story never ran because the sci-fi author was the proprietor's friend
Wednesday 13 June 2012
If conditions do not improve before Tuesday, then he might need all the navigation skills of his namesake. But it is the bookmakers who will struggle to keep their heads above water at Royal Ascot if Cristoforo Colombo can land its first major plunge on the opening day.
Wednesday 02 May 2012
Now... Departing on 12 May, Citalia has a three-night city break in Verona for £329pp. The deal includes easyJet flights from Gatwick and B&B at the Hotel Accademia. The city is also just a short drive from the shores of Lake Garda, making a day trip to the Italian Lakes an enticing prospect. Citalia.com
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