December 30, 2011, 11:01 am
The cricket board in Sri Lanka has been dissolved, the contracts of cricketers and other staff have not been fully obligated, the domestic first-class premier Tier A and B league matches have been indefinitely postponed, three stadiums have been handed over to the defence forces, one-day series success against ICC’s full members has eluded them since the World Cup final night and a Test match win had not been attained since 15 months. Shambles is the word. Yet all of it is now inconsequential. History unfolded at Kingsmead, Durban, and with it triggered an overabundance of 'I was doing this, when that happened’ chronicles!