Darkness and empty stands in Hambantota


More than 90 minutes of play was lost and the match was eventually reduced to a Duckworth-Lewis affair after the floodlights at the Mahinda Rajapaksa International Cricket Stadium failed to come on during the first ODI between Sri Lanka and Bangladesh in Hambantota on March 23, 2013. © AFP/Ishara S. KODIKARA

This image is licensed for use on islandcricket.lk. You may not copy, reproduce, modify, transmit, publish, display or in any way commercially exploit any of the content of this section without the prior written consent of the copyright holder.


faizal meedin's picture

it seems like the capacity is insuficient for the airport and the stadium when it is in use simultaniesly in Hambanthota.

SAMJAY's picture


kk_mix412's picture
Member since:
4 August 2012
Last activity:
5 years 8 weeks

He he. Super cool.

Post new comment

All anonymous comments are moderated.
  • Avoid abusive remarks and personal attacks.
  • Avoid posting unrelated links.
  • Avoid vulgar or obscene language.
Already a member? Log-in now. Not a member? Sign up for a new account.
This step helps us prevent automated submissions from spammers.
4 + 10 =
Solve this simple math problem and enter the result. E.g. for 1+3, enter 4.