1996 World Cup Final: Lankans Golden Moment

Rare Australian ABC News news footage of the shock Sri Lankan win that shook the cricketing world. This clip shows the sheer joy and reaction from the streets of Sri Lanka as the home nation won the World Cup final in Lahore.

The quote of the clip "Cocky Australians didn't deserve to win, cowards cant be kings". This clip also contains a merry night of revelry in the Colombo streets as the local fabs partied hard to celebrate. 

Mar 1996.


Related Videos

Sanga trumps Kohli, Lankans win cup: 2014 T20 Final IND v SRL (Mirpur)

Arjuna Ranatunga: Capturing the 1996 World Cup (1 of 3)

Share with
What are these?
Rutherford, Sherfane E

Rutherford, Sherfane E
(International Debut: 2018)

West Indies

Jaiswal, Yashasvi B K

Jaiswal, Yashasvi B K
(International Debut: 2023)

India

Towhid Hridoy

Towhid Hridoy
(International Debut: 2023)

Bangladesh

* A random selection from our most recent newcomers
Indrajitsinhji, Kumar S

Indrajitsinhji, Kumar S
(Born on this day 87 yrs ago)

15/06/1937
India

Rowe, George A

Rowe, George A
(Born on this day 150 yrs ago)

15/06/1874
South Africa

Abdur Razzak
(Born on this day 42 yrs ago)

15/06/1982
Bangladesh

*These videos are a random selection from today's birthdays
around the world
more...
CricketCrowd Articles
more...