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 →

Prima Champions Cup 2015 – Under 15 Inter District/Provincial Tournament

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Tournament Schedule – 32 Teams Starting date – 1st Sep 2015 to 12th Sep 2015  Western Province North & Western Province North Outer Colombo North Zone – l Colombo North Zone – ll Gampaha District Zone – l Gampaha District Zone – ll Puttalam District No Date Home Away Venue 01 01.09.2015 Gampaha Zone – l Colombo North Zone – ll De Mazenod College 02 01.09.2015 Colombo North Zone – l Gampaha Zone – ll Ananda Shasthalaya MV Gr 03 03.09.2015 Gampaha Zone – l Puttalam De Mazenod College 04 04.09.2015 Colombo North Zone – ll Colombo North Zone – l Moratu Vidyalaya Gr 05 07.09.2015 Colombo North Zone – l Gampaha Zone – l Thurstan College 06 07.09.2015 Puttalam… Read More →

Two outstanding school boy cricketers to play in the premier league of Middlesex county championship

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Under the overseas player program two outstanding school boy cricketers Chamika Karunaratne of Royal College and Lasith Lakshan of St. Thomas College, Matara have been selected to play in the UK County Championship. Out of seven cricketers these two were selected by the SLC UK Committee. The SLC UK committee will be responsible for the well being of the cricketers and undertakes all expenses related to them during their stay in UK. Some of the past cricketers who have been benefited from this scholarship scheme are Angelo Mathews, Dhammika Prasad, Farveez Maharoof, Kosala Kulasekara and Upul Tharanga. For young potential national cricketers to have this opportunity to play a season of cricket in England is a dream come true and… Read More →

Match results (21/09/2014) of Under 15 ”Prima” Inter Provincial Tournament

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5th day Match result (21-09-2014) ”Prima” under 15 inter Provincial Tournament – 2014 Match No – 13 WP South Outer oust Uva in low scoring thriller at Surrey Village. Uva 72 all out in 42.1 overs Dumindu Imantha           26 Gayana Preethimal         15 Kalana Perera                    3/19 Shehan Samitha               3/12 Sanoj Dharshika                2/03 Western Province South Outer 74 for 7 in 24.3 overs Isuru Umayanga               11  Nadun Deshan                 11n.o Extras- wides                     23 Gayana Preethimal         3/25 Tayeshan Sulakshana     3/32 Match No – 14 Southern thump Northern by ten wickets at Colts Northern 80 all out in 29.4 overs S. Mathushan                    31 Hareen Buddila                 5/25 Nipun Ransika                  … Read More →