Once again the Sri Lankan bowling star Lasith Malinga has been included in the top category of the SLC central player contract for the year 2012/13.
Malinga has been slotted along with top players – skipper Mahela Jayawardena, former skippers Kumar Sangakkara and T.M. Dilshan, Thilan Samaraweera.
Is the Indian Premier League (IPL) T-20 tournament the messiah? Has it brought the answers to the prayers of the downtrodden international cricketers who were underpaid as against their richer brethren who took up more glorious sports?