The International Cricket Council has kept faith in Sri Lanka as a safe haven to pursue with their long term plan of helping associate members to play cricket against competitive sides.
The Provincial Tournament conducted by Sri Lanka Cricket, is the country’s elite domestic championship, with all 76 contracted players, taking part in three versions of the game.
Sri Lanka under 19s put into bat by their counterparts at Christchurch today was outplayed in all three departments of the game.
In keeping with the vision of incumbent administration of Sri Lanka Cricket, Human Resources Department has recently launched its second phase of skills development program for budding cricketers in the Development Squad and Max Academy.
Sri Lankan middle order batsman Thilina Kandamby will lead the Basnahira North side for the upcoming One Day & T20 inter Provincial tournament.
Sri Lanka playing a back to back world cup game beat Canada by 134 runs at Lincoln this morning. Put into bat the Sri Lankans made 276 for 6 wickets in their allotted 50 overs
Sri Lanka’s under 19 world cup match against Zimbabwe was reduced to 34 overs due to over night rain.
After such a long and tough tour of India the prospect of playing India again might not have been very appetising for the boys as the New Year dawned, but to their great credit a young team showed huge character in Bangladesh and rose to the challenge brilliantly.
Sri Lanka’s four-wicket victory over India in the final of the tri-nation series in Dhaka has seen it climb one place to sixth in the Reliance Mobile ICC ODI Championship.
Kumar Sangakkaras’ decision to bowl first after winning the toss was predictable. The Sri Lankan captain incidentally has a hundred percent record in this tournament, with the all important toss.
Sri Lanka have kept faith in the same batting line up that played India in the last outing at Mirpur on the 10th of this month. Kulasekera has been named in the playing eleven for today’s final.
Skills development program organized by SLC for the benefit of Cricketers was well received by the participants with high enthusiasm.
The Toss will play a vital part in tomorrow’s final. Kumar Sangakkara has been lucky so far, winning the toss four out of four times, a one hundred percent record
Kurunegala Cricket Club Women’s XI beat Marions Women’s XI by 6 wickets to qualify for tomorrows final against Colts CC Women’s XI. Kurunegala reached home with just 2 balls to spare.
SLC organized its traditional X-mas and New Year reunion for the staff and their families located at Rangiri Dambulu International Cricket Stadium on 30th December last year.