Hindustan Times – An anguished Sri Lanka coach Nic Pothas blamed the presence of too many brains in the think-tank as one of the reasons for Sri Lanka’s failure.

Summary

  • An anguished Sri Lanka coach Nic Pothas blamed the presence of too many brains in the think-tank as one of the reasons for Sri Lanka’s failure.
  • The Sri Lanka team bus was sent off from the Dambulla International Stadium by booing fans after the abject surrender against India.
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  • Pothas said there can be improvement only if the squad was given time to develop and criticised constant changes made to the team.
  • Faced with a series of questions over the team’s decline this year – they lost a home ODI series against Zimbabwe before India blanked them 3-0 in the Test series – Pothas said he can turn things around if given a free hand and six months.


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