‘Sri Lankan pitches have changed’ – Sangakkara
Kumar Sangakkara has said that Sri Lanka will be one of the favourites at the upcoming World Twenty20, despite Sri Lanka’s pitches having become less spin-friendly. Pitches at Pallekele and Hambantota – stadiums built for last year’s World Cup – have suited seam bowling, while the relaid square at the Premadasa Stadium in Colombo has also seen bounce and carry in the last year. No team breached 200 in the Sri Lanka Premier League played in Colombo and Pallekele in August and four of the top five wicket takers in the tournament were seam bowlers. ??
“Our sides have changed a little…
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