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“We Are Sri Lanka”- The Sri Lankan World Cup 2015 Anthem

Sri Lanka, like all other participating countries, has also shown its passion for the most astonishing Cricket World Cup 2015. The fans are once again raising their hopes to greet the World Cup trophy in their country with exotic preparations to cheer for their home team. Recently, a national anthem for the Sri Lanka World Cup Cricket 2015 is being launched by Dialog Axiata, a local telecom service provider. The song named “Sri Lanka Api Thamai” which means ‘We are Sri Lanka’ truly depicts the emotions and feelings of the Sri Lankan fans for their team. The song is an effort by Dialog Axiata to express the hopes and best wishes of millions of Sri Lanka cricket fans. The song was performed live in front of the cricket team at a musical event by various artistes to ensure the team of the belief in their dedication and commitment to perform well in the game.

The Sri Lankan fans have already started believing in the significant strength of their team and they have full confidence in their ultimate performance. The fans are already cheering and enjoying the warm up matches and are eagerly waiting for their team’s first match against the host team of New Zealand. Their spirits are at optimum level as Sri Lanka has already shown fantastic performance in a series against New Zealand earlier. This has given the Lankan fans an advantage to enhance their expectations in favor of the team. The leading online marketplaces such as Kaymu have added cricket jersey, shirts, trousers and all other cricket gear online to help Sri Lankans support their team at their best. You can find about the products here. The cricket anthem on the other hand, has also boosted their morals and is frequently channeling on various media sources to keep the fans’ energy enticing for the team.

People in Sri Lanka are very passionate for cricket and they have special place in their hearts for the players. They do not consider the team just a bunch of players but in fact, they put their pride in Sri Lankan team. They give due respect to each and every player which unites their blessings and strength for the team. The world cup song is also a national song since it gives a unifying effect to the whole nation to cheer for their team collectively with zest and zeal. This common anthem represents the hopes, passion and wishful blessings of the whole nation for their team.

Sri Lanka is one of the strongest contenders in this Cricket World Cup 2015. The team is equipped with some of the world’s top class players already ruling the ICC rankings in their relative genres. Having the world’s two best batsmen, 3rd and 4th ranked ODI all rounders, and 2 of the amazing ODI spinners makes this team an apparent choice to win the World Cup. The current squad is a winning combination of competent players who reached the finals twice in previous world cups and also bagged the T20 championship last year. So, the country is quite optimistic for the ravishing performances by their players and hoping that once again they will be crowned as World Cup Champions of 2015.

By Thambaru Wijesekara

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