Sri Lanka look to Malinga

  • AFP, Sydney
  • |
  • Updated: Jan 11, 2013 12:40 IST

Sri Lanka are banking on the return of paceman Lasith Malinga to give them a fresh start in the one-day series against Australia, starting in Melbourne on Friday.

The explosive Malinga, whose unusual "slingshot" action makes him difficult to face, was missed by Sri Lanka in their three-Test mauling by Australia as he concentrated on the shorter forms of the game. Malinga became one of the standout bowlers in T20 Big Bash League with the Melbourne Stars.

 

also read

No apology yet but BCCI ticks off Kohli, tells him to behave

blog comments powered by Disqus