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.
Sri Lanka women’s team prepared for the upcoming ICC Women’s World Cup Qualifier 2011 with yet another comprehensive win over hosts Bangladesh on Friday. At the Bangladesh Krira Shikkha Protisthan Ground, Savar, Bangladesh batted first and was restricted to 129-8 in its 50 overs. Sri Lanka chased down the target in 28.1 overs and ended at 133-1.
The 34-year-old finished with 5-68 – his fourth five wicket haul in a Test – to help restrict Sri Lanka to 257 in their second innings before Pakistan went about reaching their modest 94-run target to seal victory with a day to spare.
held in Bangladesh
U20 Development squad team to play against Qatar National Cricket Team on 11th and 18th October 2011 at FTZ Ground Katunayake. The following names have been approved for the above tour, 1) Ramith Rambukwella [Captain] 2) Shehan Jayasuriya 3) Dhananjaya de Silva 4) Hiran Wickramasekera 5) Yasoda Lanka 6) Oshada Fernando 7) Manoj Sarathchandra 8) Lahiru Jayaratne 9) Akila Jayasundera 10) Supun Madushanka 11) Koshan Dhanushka 12) Umesh Mayurakantha 13) Chathuranga Kumara 14) Maduka Liyanapathirana 15) Ishan Rangana Manager: Mr. Niroshan Bandaratillake Coach: Mr. J.C. Gamage The Under 20 Squad was selected by the National Age Group Selectors, SLC 1. Sunil Wikramanayake – Chairman – Area to be covered: Central Province – Kandy, Kegalle, Nuweraliya & Uva Province 2. Duminda … Read More →
ICC Media Release The International Cricket Council (ICC) has given Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) an official warning for preparing a poor quality pitch for the first Test between Sri Lanka and Australia which was played in Galle from 31 August to 4 September. It has also directed that ICC’s pitch consultant Andy Atkinson will carry out an inspection of the square and make recommendations on any corrective action that may be required. SLC, in turn, is to submit a report to the ICC confirming that the corrective actions, as advised by Mr Atkinson, had been carried out prior to the staging of the next international match at the venue. The inspection by Mr Atkinson will be carried out at the… Read More →
Team will be lead by Dilhani Manodhara
Schools Cricket conducted by SLSCA and Traditional matches Played by Your school
Quadrangular Under-19 Series
Vice Captain Thisara Perera
To be Commenced from 28th September to 11th of October 2011 No Group A Group B 01 Western Province North outer 6.Western Province south outer 02 Western Province North 7.Uva Province 03 North Province 8.Central Province 04 Eastern Province 9.North Central Province 05 Southern Province 10.Western Province South Group A Date Match Venue 28/09 WP North /Outer Vs Southern Province Ananda Grounds 28/09 North Province Vs Eastern Province Rangiri Dambulla 29/09 WP North /Outer Vs North Province Ananda Grounds 29/09 Eastern Province Vs Southern Province Moors Grounds 30/09 North Province Vs Southern Province Ananda Grounds 01/10 Eastern Province Vs WP North outer Ananda Grounds 02/10 North Province Vs WP North Moors Grounds 03/10 Eastern Province Vs WP North Colts Grounds… Read More →