VAAS

AcronymDefinition
VAASVietnam Academy of Agricultural Sciences (Hanoi, Vietnam)
VAASVirginia Association of Astronomical Societies
VAASVolcanic Ash Advisory Statement (Volcanic Ash Advisory Center)
VAASVermont Academy of Arts and Sciences (Burlington, VT)
VAASVulnerability Analysis and Assessment Support
VAASValue Added Application Solutions (Carmel, IN)
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Vaas has retired from Test cricket after taking 355 wickets, but whether Sri Lanka will now came calling again remains to be seen.
I am proud of my colleagues who have done so well," Vaas said.
Vaas, the pick of the Northants bowling, ended with figures of three for 32 from his four overs, while Moore finished 27 not out off 16 balls.
Left-armer Vaas followed his 90 in Sri Lanka's 499 for eight declared with four wickets as England collapsed in just 30.5 overs and were forced to follow-on 418 runs behind.
But Vaas bowled a full toss and the Guyanese batsman swung the ball over a despairing Mahela Jayawardene at wide mid-on for an astonishing match-winning maximum.
WPUJC Vaas, HAPW Jayawardene and MKDI Amerasinghe are all featuring, but it's not quite the same without HMRKB, is it?
Vaughan misjudged a delivery from Vaas which shaped back in to trap him plumb in front in the third over.
Left-armer Vaas, who earlier hit a destructive 90, was extracting plenty of movement both in the air and off the pitch and, after Cook edged short of the slip cordon, umpire Asad Rauf adjudged a thinner nick next ball.
Vaas was struck on the glove by a Steve Harmison bouncer from the first ball of the day but blazed a boundary down the ground to reach a 92-ball 50 in the same over.
Vaas improved on his previous Test best of 75 not out and reached his century off 169 balls, including seven fours, before the declaration.
With both sides already through to the last four, Murali and Vaas were given the day off, while Lasith Malinga was out injured.
Maharoof (56) and Vaas (64) defied the odds as they compiled their century partnership to keep their side well in the hunt.