Sri Lanka’s Milinda Siriwardana during nets ahead of their match against S. Africa. Agence France-Presse
Sri Lanka started the tournament as rank outsiders and finished sixth of the nine teams, registering one of their three wins against the world's top-ranked one-day international side and hosts England.
Rohit Sharma became the first player to hit five centuries in a single World Cup as India cantered to a comfortable seven-wicket win in their final World Cup group match against Sri Lanka on Saturday.
A gritty century by Angelo Mathews lifted Sri Lanka to 264-7 against India after a top-order collapse on Saturday, the final day of the World Cup group stage.
Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer believes footballers have a responsibility to act as role models and support the “real heroes” working in the NHS.
Eddie Jones said “the project hasn’t been finished yet” as it was announced he would remain England’s head coach until the 2023 World Cup in France. The 60-year-old Australian took charge following England’s first-round exit at the 2015 World Cup
Amid the coronavirus outbreak Ryder Cup legend and DP World global ambassador, Ian Poulter, hosted the first of its kind digital DP World coaching session where he shared his top tips for success in the game.
General Nasser Abdul Razaq Al Razooqi, President of the UAE and Asian Karate Federations and Vice-President of the World Karate Federation, has commended the UAE’s efforts to protect the community, noting that the country is always leading in all areas.