Murali included for Aussie tour

Champion spinner Muttiah Muralidharan is selected to feature in the upcoming tour of Australia commencing on the 22nd of October. Sri Lanka will play 3ODI’s and a solitary T20 match against the Australians. Squad: 1.      Kumar Sangakkara  –           Captain 2.      Mahela Jayawardana -        V. Captain 3.      T.M. Dilshan 4.      Upul Tharanga 5.      Chamara Silva 6.      Jeewan Mendis 7.      Angelo Mathews   (subject to fitness, if not to be replaced by Thilina Kandamby) 8.      Chamara Kapugedara 9.      Thisara Perera 10.  Lasith Malinga 11.  Nuwan Kulasekera 12.  Dilhara Fernanado 13.  Muttiah Muralitharan 14.  Suraj Randiv 15.  Dhammika Prasad 16.  Dinesh Chandimal Standby Rangana Hearth Ajantha Mendis THilina Kandamby Thilina Thushara F. Maharoof

Level 1 Cricket Coaching course conducted in Jaffna

A Level I, ICC endorsed coaching course was held in the northern part of the Country at  St john’s College, Jaffna from 23rd to 26thSeptember 2010. This four day program was held under the guidance of the Coach Education Unit of Sri Lanka Cricket. The Coaching program was conducted by former fast bowler JC Gamage. 18 participated in this program, all participants showed great enthusiasm and it was successfully completed. Former National fast bowler and Jaffna Peninsula Provincial coach ‘Ravindra Pushpakumara’ was instrumental in identifying coaches’ from various schools through the district Cricket Association. Among that there were 2 Military officers Brigadier BCJAF Rodrigo and Lieutenant Colonel SPD Jayamahamudalige also took part in this course. The course content included batting, bowling, fielding, wicket keeping, role… Read More →