Murali never threatened to resign - Sangakkara

Sangakkara dismissed reports that his veteran bowler Muttiah Muralidaran had threatened to resign and played in Thursday’s Asia Cup final on the intervention on president Mahinda Rajapaksa. “There was no such thing (Muralidaran retiring) like that. Muralidaran will have to play a changed role in


NSK's picture
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I doubt Murali would do a hissy fit like that anyway. He wanted to resign but SLC didnt let him. He will go when he knows he's past it and I'm afraid WC2011 may be too much :(

Ahin Das's picture

Herath deserved to play the final on form and if the selectors, captain and coach had decided that and if this is how Murali reacted, it's a shame. Kumble, Harbhajan, why even Warne have been dropped for form and for better team combination, the great man should understand.

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