'Fatigue has taken a toll' - Sri Lanka coach Ford

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The turnaround between tours are so severe that Sri Lanka who left South African soil last night will play Australia in a three-match T20 series, in less than 96 hours after arriving Down Under. The scheduling has been so intense that half of the T20 squad left straight to Australia from South

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Great Bat's picture

All I hear is excuses and more excuses rather than accepting responsibility. He was in charge of the team. Sadly he never plans for plan B or C when his plan A doesn't work.

Anonymous's picture

We have abundant talent in this country to form 3 separate teams for Test, OD and T20. May be 1-3 players will fit in all 3 formats.

Dont find excuses! Find solutions! This tiny island of ours is not short of talent.

We have many senior players who are sidelines. I am sure they still have a lot to offer.

There are youngsters who have stamped their mark at the highest level.

There are budding youth players who are just a nod away to hit the big league.

Great Bat's picture

That's my point. Why are we relaying on same players to play all formats? There are players who have never been given an opportunity like Lahiru Milantha, Sadeera Samarawickrama, Minod Bhanuka, Yasodha Lanka, Pabsara Waduge are just a few I could name been ignored by selectors. Not sure what Aponso did to be completely ignored by the selectors?

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