ICC World Twenty20: Sri Lankans set for big celebrations after winning maiden crown

A congratulating Sri Lankan media hailed the win as a "fitting farewell" to former skippers Mahela Jayawardene and Kumar Sangakkara, who called time on their Twenty20 careers.

updated: April 07, 2014 18:08 IST
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Colombo: War-scarred Sri Lanka is all set for delirious celebrations after the country's cricketers lifted their first world title in 18 years, beating India in the World Twenty20 final clash in Bangladesh. (Sri Lanka win title)

Sri Lanka defeated India by six wickets in the summit clash to lift their World Cup title after the 1996 ODI trophy. (Highlights)

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