Sagara Gallage

  • Two Sri Lankan umpires banned for matchfixing July 9, 2013

    Colombo: Sri Lankan umpires Sagara Gallage and Maurice de La Zilwa, who were caught in a TV sting willing to fix matches for money, have been suspended for 10 and three years respectively while Gamini Dissanayake, the other accused umpire, was exonerated due to lack of evidence. After hearing the accused,...
  • Umpires agreed to fix matches, claims India TV sting October 9, 2012

    New Delhi: India TV on Monday carried out a sting operation exposing umpires from Pakistan, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka agreeing to fix Twenty20 matches in return for financial benefits. The channel named six umpires - Nadeem Ghauri and Anees Siddiqui from Pakistan, Bangladesh’s Nadir Shah and Sri Lankans Gamini Dissanayake,...