Monday, July 28, 2008

If Mendis doesn’t get you, Murali will

If Mendis doesn’t get you, Murali will
Sify, India
When Ajantha Mendis finished with that mesmeric spell of six for 13 in the Asia Cup final earlier in the month at Karachi, many people shrugged it off ...

Conspiracy against Army cricketers?

Conspiracy against Army cricketers?
The Island (subscription), Sri Lanka - 2 hours ago
What’s more disturbing is that the call to play the relegation match comes at a time when Army’s star player Ajantha Mendis is doing National duty. ...

Indians mesmerized by spin

Indians mesmerized by spin
The Island (subscription), Sri Lanka - 2 hours ago
But on those two horrible days, they were just baffled; they had no answer to our wizards Murali and Mendis who mesmerized them.The Indian tail doggedly ...

Saturday, July 26, 2008

The Carrom Ball | Ajantha Mendis Vs Rohit Sharma 2008

Mendis working on 'sixth' delivery

Mendis working on 'sixth' delivery
Press Trust of India, India - Jul 17, 2008
Mumbai, Jul 17 (PTI) Having bamboozled batsmen in the recent Asia Cup, Sri Lanka's 'mystery' spinner Ajantha Mendis sought to put Indian batsmen on the ...

Ajantha Mendis: The surprise hero

Ajantha Mendis: The surprise hero
Hindustan Times, India - Jul 18, 2008
That Ajantha Mendis took the cricket world by storm with his matchwinning performance in the final of the Asia Cup did not come as a surprise to those who ...

Ajantha Mendis’ moment of glory

Ajantha Mendis’ moment of glory
Ceylon Daily News, Sri Lanka - Jul 25, 2008
Ajantha Mendis, the mysterious spinning sensation who had shown his spinning prowess in the limited over game, and who was thrust into Test cricket which is ...

Murali, Mendis wreak havoc

Murali, Mendis wreak havoc
Hindu, India - 15 hours ago
Colombo (PTI): The famed Indian batting line up was struggling to stay afloat as the spin-twin of Muttiah Muralitharan and Ajantha Mendis wreaked havoc by ...

Murali, Mendis send India spinning to humiliating defeat

Murali, Mendis send India spinning to humiliating defeat
Press Trust of India, India - 10 hours ago
... cricket Test by an innings and 239 runs with the spin combination of Muttiah Muralitharan and Ajantha Mendis plotting the visitors' downfall here today. ...

I owe it to Murali, says Mendis

I owe it to Murali, says Mendis
AFP - 7 hours ago
COLOMBO (AFP) — Sri Lankan spinner Ajantha Mendis said Saturday that team-mate Muttiah Muralitharan played a key role in his success against India in his ...

Mendis is future of Sri Lankan cricket: Murali

Mendis is future of Sri Lankan cricket: Murali
Times of India, India - 8 hours ago
COLOMBO: Sri Lankan debutant spinner Ajantha Mendis not only bamboozled the Indians with his bag of tricks in the first cricket Test, but the youngster's ...

‘Mendis’s arrival will prolong my career’ - Murali

Mendis’s arrival will prolong my career’
Hindu, India - 4 hours ago
“Now that Ajantha (Mendis) has come, I think I can play Test cricket a few more years,” said Muralitharan after the spinners had combined to take 19 of ...

Ajantha Mendis: The Next Big Thing In Cricket

Ajantha Mendis: The Next Big Thing In Cricket
HULIQ (press release), NC - 3 hours ago
Ajantha Mendis is a 23 year old Sri Lankan spin bowler and he has just helped Sri Lanka defeat India by a massive innings and 239 runs in Colombo. ...