Muralitharan


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Muralitharan

Muttiah . born 1972, Sri Lankan cricketer, a famous spin bowler; has played for Sri Lanka since 1992
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WORLD record holder Muttiah Muralitharan has shown the first signs of unhappiness at the amount of overs he is being asked to bowl for his country.
The 35-year-old Muralitharan went wicketless in his initial nine-over spell at Asgiriya this morning, but sparked huge celebrations when he bowled Paul Collingwood in the first over of his return.
Muralitharan, 35, went wicketless in his initial nine-over spell at Asgiriya today, but sparked huge celebrations when he bowled Paul Collingwood in the first over of his return.
Earlier, Muttiah Muralitharan had broken Shane Warne's Test wickets record to set a new mark of 710.
I know the way Shane tries to get you out and the way Muralitharan tries to get you out.
Muralitharan became only the second bowler in history to reach the 700-wicket milestone with a scintillating display, his second-innings figures of six for 54 being only marginally inferior to his first-innings six for 28.
Muralitharan reduced the hosts from 84 without loss to 190 all out as Sri Lanka levelled the series with a 134-run victory.
Newspaper and television reports claimed Muralitharan had visited a Mumbai nightclub, called Deepa Bar, several times in recent years where he was introduced to a dancer called Tarannum Khan.
Muralitharan has spent four weeks with his arm in a sling after damaging shoulder ligaments fielding in a one-day international in Sharjah last month.
His efforts helped the tourists recover from a shaky period after lunch when they lost Michael Atherton, captain Nasser Hussain and Graham Thorpe in a 19-over period when Muralitharan threatened to run through their line-up and leave England heading towards defeat.
I've worked with Muralitharan through the week and it has really helped out.
Head coach Mike Hesson announced on Wednesday that Muralitharan would be involved before the management team departed from Christchurch, but Vaas' involvement was meant to remain under wraps, but Bond himself let the cat out of the bag before apologising to Hesson.