Sri Lanka Cricket wishes to announce that the Local TV Broadcasting rights for the Australian Tour of Sri Lanka has been awarded to Sri Lanka Rupavahini Corporation for a record figure of Rs. 22 Million.(Rupees Twenty two Million). This is the highest bid ever for Local TV broadcasting rights received by Sri Lanka Cricket. Originally, the offer made by Sri Lanka Rupavahini Corporation was for Rs. 17 Million (Rupees Seventeen Million) and the offer received from Carlton Sports Network Rs. 20.1 Million. (Rupees Twenty Million one hundred thousand) At this stage, His Excellency the President and the Hon. Minister of Sports intervened and wanted Sri Lanka Cricket to award this to Sri Lanka Rupavahini Corporation. Sri Lanka Cricket also wishes… Read More →
The New Interim Committee of Sri Lanka Cricket assumed office on 4th July 2011. The electronic and print media has in the recent past highlighted certain issues regarding the Agreement signed between Sri Lanka Cricket and Somerset Entertainment Ventures (SEV). The Interim Committee has since it assumed office taken time to study the relevant documentation and files in this regard. Tenders were called via the media and 5 bidders submitted their bids. The SEV bid was the highest bid submitted and after evaluations were done by the Heads of Marketing and Finance, the Interim Committee duly approved the award of the tender to SEV on 7th July 2010. The tender was awarded thereafter. The value of the tender was US$ 1,750,000/-… Read More →
The Women’s Division I -50 Overs tournament -commence on 14th July 2011. CCC Women vs Colts Women – Played At Colts Grounds- Colombo – 15 /07/2011 CCC Women -Batted First - 120 in 33.0 overs-all out (Batting – S. Dias 18,Dumila Dedunu 19,K. Weerakkody 14, B. Fernando 13) (Bowling – Nadisha Mendis 4 for 30 ,A Welideniya 3 For 32, N perera 1 for 6, R.Philip 1 for 1) Colts Women’ 124 in 45.2 overs ( Batting – Nipuni Hasika 54, L Moses 24, U . Chathurika 13- not out) (Bowling – Rochelle Quyn 2 for 19, N .Priyadharshani 1 for 13 , D. Dedunu 1 for 22,K. Weerakkody 1 for 22) Colts Women Won the match by 5 wickets… Read More →
Sri Lanka Army Women’s Cricket Team & Navy SC who took part of their inaugural Cricket match conducted by the SLC on 14 Jul 2011 at Army Cricket Grounds & Navy – Grounds Walisara- both teams won their first ever Historic Cricket match.
Chandimal & Prasad have been called for National duty during the forthcoming home series against Australia.
The new Chairman of the SLC Interim Committee took office on the 4th of July along with his members
SLC & the SLPL Committee regret to inform the public and the Media, that the much looked forward to first edition of the SLPL which was to be held in 2011, will not be held.
opportunity for outstation sportsmen to engage in scoring
at the Cowdrey Speech at Lords
three first-class matches and five list A games between July 20 and August 16.
for the tour of England
Thilina Kandamby as Vice Captain
26 Schools with New Cricket Nets to conduct cricket practices
To represent South gate Cricket Club, in England as their overseas amateur player
Ms.Eshani Kaushalya was adjudicated as the Player of the team by the ICC, for her excellent performance during the Championship