Ranil Abeynaike passes away

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Ranil AbeynaikeRanil Abeynaike has suffered a heart attack and passed away a shot while ago at a hospital in Colombo.

Abeynaike celebrated his 57th birthday on February 12.

He played first class cricket for Bedfordshire and Sinhalese Sports Club and was widely considered to be one of Sri Lanka's finest cricket commentators.


Asanka Brendon Ratnayake's picture
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16 February 2012
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5 years 11 weeks

RIP Ranil. Sad loss for Sri Lankan cricket

Hilal's picture
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20 November 2008
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1 day 12 hours

I enjoyed his commentary. We'll miss him. Condolences to his family.

jerome13uk's picture
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17 February 2012
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5 years 14 weeks

R.I.P Ranil.. Your voice at the commentary box will be missed..!

ireshonline's picture
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14 May 2011
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3 years 46 weeks


picodef's picture
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15 April 2010
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2 years 34 weeks

RIP Ranil..

Merlin's picture
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7 December 2008
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2 years 6 weeks

RIP my favourite commentator.

Gavin's picture
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27 November 2009
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2 years 10 weeks

My deepest sympathies to his family. I loved his insightful commentary.

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zameer's picture

we miss u ranill

Marcian's picture
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8 December 2010
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46 weeks 2 days

RIP Ranil Abeynaike. I will miss him!

Old Thomians never die, they just fade away! Esto Perpetua.

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