The following squad has been approved by the Hon. Minister of Sports – SL A TEAM: 1. Thilina Kandamby (Captain) 2. Dimuth Karunaratne (Vice Captain) 3. Mahela Udawatta 4. Danushka Gunathilake 5. Banuka Rajapakse 6. Kusal Janith (Wicket Keeper) 7. Farveez Maharoof 8. Malitha Warnapura 9. Ashan Priyanjana 10. Angelo Perera 11. Kanishka Elvitigala 12. Thilina Thushara 13. Tharanga Lakshitha 14. Nuwan Pradeep 15. Suraj Randiv 16. Sachithra Senanayake 17. Sekuge Prasanna 18. Malinga Bandara 19. Sajeeva Weerakoon 20. Sachith Pathirana *Captain and the Vice Captain is selected for the first 3 games only, Date Team Venue Side Wkt Time 25th January 2012 England A RDICS 2 Side Wickets 9.00 am – 12.00 Sri Lanka A RDICS 2 Side Wickets 2.00 pm – 5.00 pm 26th January 2012 Sri Lanka A RDICS 2 Side Wickets 9.00 am – 12.00 England… Read More →
Hashim Amla hit a century before South Africa’s opening bowlers sent Sri Lanka crashing as the host nation swept to a huge 258-run win in the first one-day international at Boland Park
Thilan Samaraweera made 115 not out, his second century of the series, as Sri Lanka managed to avoid an innings defeat. They were bowled out for 342, leaving South Africa needing only two runs to win the match and the series.
Sri Lanka Cricket is pleased to announce the composition of the Executive Committee members elected at the Board Elections held on 3rd January 2012. PRESIDENT Upali Dharmadasa VICE PRESIDENTS K Mathivanan Asanga Seneviratne SECRETARY Nishantha Ranatunga ASST. SECRETARY Hirantha Perera TREASURER Nuski Mohomad ASST. TREASURER Ajita Pasqual CONTROLLING CLUBS Dunstan Goluhewa Cammilus Abeygunawardene AJM Muzammil AFFILIATED CLUBS Jayananda Warnaweera Rohana Hariguptha DISTRICT CRICKET ASSOCIATIONS Thilina Tennakoon Lalith Rambukwella MEMBER CRICKET ASSOCIATIONS Channe Weerakkody Lt Col Shiran Abeysekera SELECTION COMMITTEE Duleep Mendis (CHAIRMAN) TOURNAMENT COMMITTEE Roshan Iddamalgoda (CHAIRMAN ) UMPIRES COMMITTEE ARM Arooz (CHAIRMAN ) ØRepresentative from the Ministry of Sports ØRepresentative from the School’s Cricket Association
Nuwan Kulasekara has returned to the Sri Lanka squad for the one-day series against South Africa.
ICC Media Release
NCC won the 11/12 Premier Limited Over Tournament Tier A.
Semi Finals on 14th December
Ajantha Mendis included, Samaraweera recalled
Skipper Misbah-ul Haq and Umar Akmal hit half centuries to help Pakistan upstage Sri Lanka by three wickets in the fifth and final day-night international at Abu Dhabi Stadium on Wednesday.
ICC Women’s World Cup Qualifier 2011 (WWCQ) in Dhaka, Bangladesh
All-rounder Shahid Afridi scored a half-century before taking five wickets to steer Pakistan to a hard fought 26-run win in the fourth day-night match over Sri Lanka at Sharjah stadium on Sunday.
Umar Gul (3-48) bowled well in the final overs to make sure good work by spinners Saeed Ajmal (3-42) and Shahid Afridi (2-42) do not go waste as they dismissed Sri Lanka for 236 in the penultimate over at Dubai stadium.
ICC Women’s World Cup Qualifier
Lasith Malinga took three wickets to help Sri Lanka to a 25-run win over Pakistan in the second one day international to level the five-match series 1-1 on Monday.