Cricket has been touted as the gentlemans game for over two centuries now after the British incorporated the game and brought it to different parts of the world under their colonial rule and introduced it to their colonies and the people residing there.
Sri Lanka national cricket Team
The Sri Lankan team isnt the oldest national team but, they arent the youngest either. They were stepping into the game when west indies were making a name for themselves as the best in the world, and yet, they still are outsiders for any competitions despite being around for so long.
Bits to know about Jersey and the team
The Sri Lankan national team has one of the best-designed kits in the upcoming tournament. The use of the lions face, along with the rays to blend the multitude of colours on show, is a genius and a marvelous job that has been put into the designing of the kit. Even the second kit is equally stupendous in terms of the appeal it has on anyones eye.
As is the case with every national cricket team, they have the name of the nation at the centre of the jersey, along with the logo of the cricket board of that nation on the heart of the kit. In the current case, they also have the logo of the upcoming international T20 world cup as well to specialize and focus on the use of the kit for the world cup.
They have been commonly referred to as the lions as well, which is derived from the lion on the crest of
the kit, which holds a sword, or talwar as is known around this part of Asia.
Where to watch the games
With cricket growing in size to become one of the most popular sports in the eastern hemisphere, primarily due to the popularity of the sport in India as well as Australia and other neighboring countries, it still has a lot of popularity in the west with England and west indies and other countries having an enormous passion for the sport and support for their respective national teams. One can watch the games on the following channels -
Where to stream the games
Although people have grown to watch cricket all their lives in Infront of the television, celebrating and dancing and berating as they watch the match every wicket and every run thats scored. It is to be expected that cricket will have to adapt itself so as to be available and accessible to every fan out there. This has led to many streaming apps and sites offering live streams of the matches for free and/or under a subscription model. Some of the options are -
- My Live Cricket