Feels that it was good to start well on a green surface and although they were 50 runs lesser than they wanted, opines that the bowlers were very good.Feels that the 81-run lead was big for such a total.I haven’t quite recovered from that first encounter.Although we spent several days together (firing arrows, collecting honeycombs), we felt several centuries apart.If you are on a personal connection, like at home, you can run an anti-virus scan on your device to make sure it is not infected with malware.If you are at an office or shared network, you can ask the network administrator to run a scan across the network looking for misconfigured or infected devices.The Chief himself told us on a recent visit to the village that his main worry is that he may not be able prevent the 'Veddha' from dying out beyond his own lifetime.
Says that they had to work hard especially in the first few days. States that 2016 has been great in the last six months for them.
By John Gimlette Weird, isn’t it, when people you’d assumed long dead suddenly step out of the forest? I’d read a bit about the Veddas, the island’s original inhabitants.
They were first described in English by a merchant of Wimbledon, Robert Knox, in 1681 (“wild men”, ferocious archers). But now here they were, just as he’d described them: half-naked, beards down to their chests, and armed with axes and bows.
But he added just a single to his overnight score of 58 before he was trapped in front by Kyle Abbott with the 14th ball of the day.
Abbott struck again in the same way four overs later to remove Dhananjaya de Silva for 22.
With that, we come to the end of our coverage of this game.