“About to take off for Melbourne on srilankan, new direct flight from Colombo. Exceptional service, fabulous food. Highly recommended!!” said Ian Botham.
Sir Ian Terence Botham, OBE is an English former first-class cricketer, active 1974–1993, who played mainly for Somerset and also for Worcestershire, Durham and Queensland
His highest score is 208 in his 14 centuries. He took 383 wickets with a best return of eight for 34 and achieved ten wickets in a match four times. He held 120 catches
He held the world record for the greatest number of Test wickets from 21 August 1986 to 12 November 1988.
Sri Lankan Airlines Colombo – Melbourne service began on 29th October 2017 with Airbus A330-200.