Western Province South-Outer crowned U15 Prima Cup Champions

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Kavindu Umayanga’s blistering 122 followed by Lahiru Madushanka’s five wicket haul secured an easy first innings victory and the U15 Provincial title for Western South-Outer. Brief Score: Under 15, Western Province South Outer 302-9 in 92.2 overs (Kavindu Umayanga 122, Kamil Minhara 72, Yasiru Kasthurarachchi 4/77, Manisha Rupasinghe * 2/63, Miranga Wickramatilaka 2/25) & 105-1 in 32 overs (Kamil Minhara 53*, Dumith Nimhana 33*) Under 15, Western Province Central 148 in 47.1 overs (Chamath Yatawara 41, Amitha Dabare 29, Pavan Rathnayake 28, Lahiru Madushanka 5/41, Vihanga Gunaratne 2/11)

Prima Under 15 Provincial Finals – Group photographs

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Group photographs of the 2 Teams in the Prima Under 15 Final which will be played tomorrow at SSC. The match will be telecast Live on Sri Lanka Rupavahini Corporation – Channel Eye. Group photographs of the 2 Teams Western Province – South Outer 1 Kamil Mishara – Captain 2 Sheron Liyanage 3 Rohan Sanjaya 4 Vihanga Gunaratne 5 Kavindu Umayanga 6 Dumith Nimhana 7 Ranesh Duminda 8 Ashan Dilhara 9 Lahiru Madushanka 10 Avishka Lakshan 11 Thadula Kaveesha 12 Sanchana Lanka 13 Mihiranga Harshana 14 Tharana Gandara 15 Sheron Lakshitha Western Province Central 1. Miranga Wickramage (Capt) 2. Tithara Weerasinghe (V Capt) 3. Leshan Amarasinghe 4. Amitha Dabare 5. Pawan Ratnnayaka 6. Manisha Rupasinghe 7. Thashika Nirmal 8. Yasiru… Read More →

Prima Under 15 Cricket Tournament – Results of Semi Final matches

At CCC Ground – 50 Over Match (Toss: Western Province Central) Western Province Central – 216 (48.1) Leshan Amarasinghe 71, Pawan Rathnayake 57, Tithira Weerasinghe 24, Sugeeth Nimnada 3/37, Niduka Malsith 2/39 Southern Province – 173 (43.2) Sandun Mendis 46, Kavindu Nadeeshan 22, Viranga Wickaramage 4/27, Sachika Chandeera 2/22, Thasika Nirmal 2/23, Amith Dabare 2/3  WP CENTRAL WON BY  9 RUNS (SEMI FINAL 1)  _______________________________________________________________________________  At NCC Ground – 50 Over Match (Toss: WPS Outer) Western Province South Outer – 216 (49.5) Kamil Mishara 35, Ranesh Duminda 30, Sheron Liyanage 29, Rohan Sanjaya 29, Shenaz Sandeepa 2/38, Kaveesha Dulanjana 4/44, Theekshana Ridmal 2/31 Western Province North Outer – 149 (44) Avishka Tharindu 51, Avishjka Lakshan 4/11 WP SOUTH OUTER WON… Read More →

Under 15 ‘’Prima Cup’’ Inter Province Tournament 2016 – Match Results (23/09/2016)

26th September 1st Semi Final    – Western Province Central vs Southern Province                                       – CCC 2nd Semi Final   – Western Province South Outer vs Western Province North Outer       – NCC   29th -30th September Final – SSC   Group A Province M W L ND TIE POINTS NRR Western Province Central        5 4 1 – – 16 0.889 Western Province North-Outer       5 3 2 – – 12 0.949 North Western Province                5 3 2 – – 12 0.522 Western Province North 5 3 2 – – 12 0.467 Uva Province     5 2 3 – – 8 0.039 Northern Province            5 – 5 – – 0 -3.684 Group B Province M W L ND TIE POINTS NRR Western Province South… Read More →

Under 15 ‘’Prima Cup’’ Inter Province Tournament 2016 – Match Results (21/09/2016)

WESTERN PROVINCE SOUTH WON BY 7 WICKETS At Mahara Prison Ground – 50 Over Match (Toss: EP) Eastern Province – 116 (42.3) Kavindu Lakshitha 47, Thinura Fernando 3/13, N S D Mel 2/19, Janishka Perera 2/14 Western Province South – 119/3 (22.5) Himsara Randeniya 65*, Javishka Perera 29, Nelu Akash 2/32 SOUTHERN PROVINCE WON BY 10 WICKETS At St Joseph’s Ground – 50 Over Match (Toss: NCP) North Central Province – 144 (47.5) Punsara Piumal 35, Mithun Vishaka 3/23, Sadun Mendis 3/12, Rifnaz Sudeen 2/17 Southern Province – 145/0 (21.2) Ravindu Rashantha 75*, Navod Paranavithana 55* WP NORTH OUTER WON BY 114 RUNS At Thurstan College Ground – 50 Over Match (Toss: WPNO) Western Province North Outer  – 228/9 (50)… Read More →

Prima Champions Cup to Commence for the 10th Consecutive Year

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The Prima Group, in partnership with Sri Lanka Cricket, has made all plans to commence the Prima Champions Cup 2016. Under 15 Inter-district and inter provincial Tournaments for the 10th consecutive year. The press conference was held at the SLC headquarters on the 13th of September 2016 with the participation of all senior officials from SLC and Prima Group. This year’s Final match will be held on the 29th & 30th September at SSC Grounds, Colombo. The tournament will allow the participation of over 800 players from all around the country including the North & East. 32teams will compete against each other and best players from these district teams will be selected for the provincial teams. 10 provincial teams will… Read More →

SLC provides Cricket Gear to Schools

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The distribution ceremony of Cricket Balls and Mattings to cricket playing Schools identified by Sri Lanka Schools Cricket Association was held at the Ministry of Sports premises today, with the participation of  Hon. Dayasiri Jayasekara, Minister of Sports together with Hony. Secretary of Sri Lanka Cricket  Mr. Mohan de Silva. 35 Schools  were recipients of Cricket Mattings and 4000 Grays Cricket Balls were distributed to 178 Schools in the Under 19 – Division 1, 2 and 3 Speaking at the event,  Hony. Secretary of SLC Mr. Mohan de Silva stated that “Due to numerous requests from Clubs and Schools in the country to construct Side Wickets in their respective areas, SLC has taken a decision to re-evaluate all requests in… Read More →

Under 15: Southern Province clinch Prima Champions Trophy

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Southern Province emerged champions when they beat North Central Province by 7 wickets in the final of the ‘Prima Champion Trophy’ Under-15 Inter Provincials Cricket tournament played at Colts Ground Colombo yesterday. Brief Score: North Central Province: 88 in 45.5 overs (K. Nuwantha 3/11, Dilum Sudeera 2/16) Southern Province: 93/1 in 26.3 overs (Vinura Dulsara 31 n.o., Ravindu Rashantha 26, Sahan Ranatunge 2/17) (Image Courtesy: Batsman.com)

Singer Schools Cricket Tournaments 2015/16

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The Singer all island schools under 19 cricket tournament 2015/16 was officially launched at a media conference held at Sri Lanka Cricket headquarters on Tuesday evening. Singer Sri Lanka PLC, a renowned name in the field of sports in Sri Lanka has come forward for the third consecutive year to sponsor the premier under 19 cricket tournament, which will be organized by Sri Lanka Schools Cricket Association together with Sri Lanka Cricket.

Under 15 ‘’Prima Cup’’ Inter District Tournament 2015 – Match Results

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Under 15 ‘’Prima Cup’’ Inter District Tournament – 2015 Match Results Date               – 29/08/2015 No – 1           Kandy Zone – 2 VsKegalle District   at PallekalleInternational Stadium Batting First :-Kandy Zone – ll Batting Second :- Kegalle District Kandy Zone – ll     280/5 in 50 overs KasunGunawardana  – 119 (4 x 17) 6 x 4) (131 B) ThikshaGunasinghe     – 76   Kegalla District      97 All out 31.1 Overs NirmanPathiharya                  – 20 SitumSajana                            – 18   KasunKarunathilaka                – 5/13N Pravithan                             – 2/17ShamashanaAbykoon              – 2/6   SadeepaLakshan                     – 2/48  Result :-Kandy Zone – ll Won by 183 Runs    Date               – 01/09/2015 No – 2           Colombo North Zone – 2 VsGampaha Zone – 1      at De Mazenod College ground Batting First :- Colombo… Read More →

SLC provides 24 Schools with Turf Covers

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Media Release The distribution ceremony of 24 Turf covers to Division 1 & 2 cricket playing Schools was held at Sri Lanka Cricket premise recently, with the participation of the representatives of the beneficiary schools. Chairman Sri Lanka Cricket Sidath Wettimuny, Secretary Schools Cricket Association Mr.Dilshan de Silva, Cheif Executive Officer SLC Ashley de Silva, Head of Cricket Operations SLC Carlton Bernardus were present to distribute the Turf Covers to the schools nominated by Sri Lanka Schools Cricket Association. Speaking at the event Chairman SLC Sidath Wettimuny said that “Due to non availability of Turf pitch covers, most of the Under 19 cricket matches were affected during the rainy season in the past. No sooner SLSCA & SLC were informed… Read More →