Most popular Sri Lanka cricket content of 2012

By Staff Writers | January 1, 2013

Here are some of Island Cricket's most popular content of 2012.

Australian PM hosts Sri Lanka cricket team at her residence
Melbourne-based photographer Johan Jayasinha's collection of photographs of the Sri Lankan team's visit to Aussie PM Julia Gillard's residence in February.

Why we root for Sri Lanka
Meet a few of Sri Lanka’s non-Sri Lankan fans.

Captain requests unknown 18-year-old in Sri Lanka WT20 squad
An unknown 18-year-old makes it into Sri Lanka's ICC World Twenty20 2012 squad.

The Boy and the Sea
Orphaned by the sea, a teenager from Sri Lanka defies all odds to excel on the cricket field

Sri Lanka still top priority for Lasith Malinga
Malinga spoke exclusively to Island Cricket in April to quell the speculation over him not accepting an SLC contract

Sri Lanka to play Boxing Day Test at the MCG
In February, Island Cricket's Damith Samarakoon was the first to report that Sri Lanka would be allocated a Boxing Day Test in Australia.

Arjuna Ranatunga in his younger days
Arjuna's son Dhyan shares several rare photos from the family album.

Cricketers help with reconciliation efforts in previously war-torn north
Sri Lankan cricketers assist the war-ravaged north of Sri Lanka.

Several clubs in Sri Lanka to lose first-class status
Changes to Sri Lanka's domestic cricket structure will see many club lose first-class status.

Unpaid Sri Lankan cricketers are 'dead broke' - report
In January, the plight of Sri Lanka's unpaid cricketers shocked the world

More: Best of 2012

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