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World Twenty20 2012

Early signs encouraging for Dananjaya

Sri Lanka took a gamble by throwing a rookie spinner into deep end and he responded with the best figures of the match. It should promise more opportunities at the highest level

World Twenty20 2012

'Neither of you deserve to win'

There is no super speed with a Super Over. Add to that the bail that seemed to have jumped off on its own volition, and the whole process seemed to take longer than the game itself

Sri Lanka v New Zealand, World T20 2012, Super Eights, Pallekele

SL concern lies in middle order

With one of the strongest and most experienced top orders in world cricket, it is the middle order that need to find form for Sri Lanka to be a real force

SL v NZ, World Twenty20, Super Eights, Group 1, Pallekele

Jayawardene hails his death-over expert

Mahela Jayawardene extolled Lasith Malinga as the finest death bowler in the world after he bowled an imperturbable Super Over that killed off a persistent New Zealand challenge

Sri Lanka v New Zealand, World T20 2012, Super Eights, Pallekele

Sri Lanka face selection dilemmas

Sri Lanka, after having played two games which haven't given them a clue about the best team combination, have selection dilemmas ahead of their Super Eights game against New Zealand