Media Release The Executive Committee of Sri Lanka Cricket met yesterday (Wednesday) on the instructions of the Minister of Sports, consequent to the meeting that was convened by the Minister on Friday 30th November, to study and make recommendations on the ‘Haroon Lorgat Report’. As a first step, it was decided by the Ex Co, to appoint three committees, viz: Finance, Constitutional and Administrative, to discuss Mr Haroon Lorgat’s report and make recommendations for its implementation. The Committees were given time until 15th January 2013 to submit their reports for possible implementation of the findings by 1st February 2013. Sri Lanka Cricket will keep the Media updated on the processes being adopted, on submission of the reports.
Nuwan Kulasekara - [audio:http://188.8.131.52/slc1/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/2nd-Test-4th-day-Post-Match-Press-Con-Nuwan-Kulasekara.mp3] Mike Hesson (NZ Coach) - [audio:http://184.108.40.206/slc1/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/2nd-Test-4th-day-Post-Match-Press-Con-Mike-Hesson-NZ-Coach.mp3]
Graham Ford - [audio:http://220.127.116.11/slc1/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/2nd-Test-3rd-day-Post-Match-Press-Con.-SL-Coach.wav] Tim Southee - [audio:http://18.104.22.168/slc1/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/2nd-Test-3rd-day-Post-Match-Press-Con.-Tim-Southee.wav]
Mahela Jayawardena - [audio:http://22.214.171.124/slc1/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/Mahela-jayawardene-2nd-Test-Pre-Match-Press-Con.mp3] Ross Taylor – [audio:http://126.96.36.199/slc1/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/Ross-Taylor-2nd-Test-Pre-Match-Press-Con.mp3]
Dear Members of the Media, A press conference will be held at the SLC Conference room tomorrow (20/11/2012) at 4.00pm. The event was scheduled by SLC in order for the media to gain an in depth knowledge of the report presented by Mr. Haroon Lorgart to SLC’s Executive Committee today. Your valued presence will be greatly appreciated.
Mahela Jayawardena – Winning Captain - [audio:http://188.8.131.52/slc1/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/Mahela-Jayawardene-after-winning-1st-Test.mp3] Ross Taylor – Losing Captain - [audio:http://184.108.40.206/slc1/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/Ross-Taylor-after-losing-1st-Test.mp3]
Greham Ford Tim Southee
Media Release Mr Haroon Lorgat, who is consulting to Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC), arrived last evening on the final leg of his assignment to review and recommend changes to SLC vis-a-vis its administration, finances and cricket structure. Mr Lorgat presented his views to Club stakeholders at R.Premadasa Stadium this morning when he met with them to explain the process and to seek their input and views. The meeting was attended by Hony Secretary Mr Nishantha Ranatunga, Treasurer Mr Nuski Mohamed, several members of the Executive Committee of Sri Lanka Cricket and CEO Ajit Jayasekera. Mr Lorgat will now proceed to meet with the Executive Committee of Sri Lanka Cricket tomorrow evening to present his full report. This will be followed… Read More →
Rangana Herath Brendon McCullum
Sri Lanka Captain – Mahela Jayawardena New Zealand Captain – Ross taylor
ICC Media Release Sri Lanka vice-captain Angelo Mathews has broken into the top five of the Reliance ICC Player Rankings for ODI all-rounders in the latest rankings released on Tuesday, after his team’s series against New Zealand. Mathews moved up a place to fifth and also achieved his career-best rating of 331 in the fourth ODI in Hambantota. The all-rounders’ table is still headed by Bangladesh’s Shakib Al Hasan, with Mohammad Hafeez in second position, followed by Shane Watson in third place. The five-match series itself, marred by rain, ended in favour of Sri Lanka 3-0. Mathews made 63 runs in four innings to move up a place to 37th in the Reliance ICC Player Rankings for ODI batsmen. A right-arm… Read More →
Winning Captain – Mahela Jayawardena Losing Captain – Ross Taylor
New Zealand Captain – Ross Taylor Sri Lanka Captain – Mahela Jayawardena
Media Release Considering the request of all Premier Cricket Clubs the Cricket Committee & Officials of Sri Lanka Cricket met the respective Premier Cricket Clubs and discussed the new domestic structure that may come in effect from the current season. The Clubs although agreed that the cricket structure and options provided by the Cricket Committee and Sri Lanka Cricket will need to be implemented at some time, requested SLC to consider their request and phase out the tournament to ensure that in a year or 2 the proposed structure by the Cricket Committee and Sri Lanka Cricket will need to adhered to ensure that proper talent is harnessed. There after the Clubs and Sri Lanka Cricket after a brief discussion… Read More →