President Maithripala Sirisena has conveyed his best wishes to the Sri Lankan cricket team which is taking part in ICC Cricket World Cup, presidential media unit said.
During a video call via Skype, the President wished Captain Angelo Mathews luck in the next round of matches.
President’s Media Director Dharmasri Bandara Ekanayake said the President also congratulated batting legend Kumar Sangakkara’s for becoming the first cricketer to score centuries in four consecutive ODIs.
Sri Lanka is expected to play South Africa in the quarter-finals on Wednesday, March 18. (Piyumi Fonseka)