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newscricket7 months ago

Had no reason or evidence to doubt integrity of 2011 WC final, states Alex Marshall

Alex Marshall, ICC's Anti Corruption Unit General Manager, has stated that the ICC ACU had no reason whatsoever to doubt the integrity of the 2011 World Cup Final. On Friday, Sri Lankan police called off the probe into the said game, which began on the back of Mahindananda Aluthgamage’s allegations.
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newscricket7 months ago

Sangakkara, Jayawardene summoned to appear for 2011 WC match-fixing investigations

Sri Lankan Government’s special inquiry committee have summoned Kumar Sangakkara, Mahela Jayawardene, Aravinda de Silva and Upul Tharanga for the 2011 WC match-fixing investigations which happened on Wednesday. Earlier, Mahindananda Aluthgamage had alleged that the final was fixed.
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newscricket7 months ago

Sri Lankan police grill Upul Tharanga for two hours in 2011 WC final fixing probe

Sri Lankan batsman Upul Tharanga, who opened the batting for the Lankans in the 2011 World Cup final, became the first active cricketer to be questioned by the authorities in the ongoing 2011 World Cup Final probe. It is believed that the SIU questioned Tharanga for close to two hours.
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newscricket7 months ago

Request ICC, BCCI, SLC to investigate 2011 World Cup final fixing claims, urges Aravinda de Silva

Refuting the claims of minister Mahindananda Aluthgamage, former Lankan cricketer Aravinda de Silva has urged the ICC, BCCI and SLC to look into the 2011 World Cup final fixing claims. De Silva also reckoned that getting everything cleared would be ideal for the greater good of the game.
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newscricket3 years ago

Javagal Srinath : It was always challenging to bowl to Sachin Tendulkar and Rahul Dravid

Javagal Srinath has revealed that bowling to Sachin Tendulkar and Rahul Dravid was a challenge and a real test of form as they brought the best out of bowlers. Moreover, the pacer talked about his dissatisfaction with his career and advised young players to play in longer versions of the game.
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newscricket3 years ago

People talk when they have grudges against other people, says Aravinda de Silva on Arjuna Ranatunga's accusations

Sri Lankan batting legend Aarvinda de Silva indirectly slammed Arjuna Ranatunga suggesting that the latter held grudges against the Lankan cricket administration and the allegations were just a result of the same. Silva further called out the accusers for proof of corruption in Sri Lanka cricket.
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newscricket3 years ago

Aravinda de Silva: Kohli’s arrogance and confidence is his USP

Former Sri Lankan legend Aravinda de Silva has stated that Virat Kohli’s arrogance and his confidence in leading the side are his best qualities on the field. Moreover, the 51-year-old ex-skipper also believes that the Indian skipper has it in him to take Indian cricket to a different level.
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