Hindustan Times – Unhappy with their team’s consistently poor performance against India, fans in Dambulla held up the Sri Lankan cricket team’s bus in Dambulla on Sunday evening.

Summary

  • Unhappy with their team’s consistently poor performance against India, fans in Dambulla held up the Sri Lankan cricket team’s bus in Dambulla on Sunday evening.
  • (INDIA VS SRI LANKA, FULL COVERAGE)Sri Lankans have been losing their patience with the national team, especially after the team lost the Test series 3-0 and showed little signs of improvement in the limited-overs contest.
  • (DAMBULLA SCORECARD)The Sri Lankan cricket team seems to be in complete disarray what with coach Nic Pothas unhappy with external interference in team matters.
  • Pothas said “too many cooks” were spoiling his efforts to revive the national team and has called for greater autonomy in the wake of yet another confidence-sapping loss against India on Sunday.
  • (VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS)“You do get angry – to say ‘too many cooks’ is probably accurate,” Pothas told reporters after Sunday’s loss, voicing his concerns at the role played by Sri Lanka’s administrators and selectors in running the team.


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