SLC T20 League appoints ‘Team Coaches’

Media Release REF: SLCM2018109 16th August, 2018 Sri Lanka Cricket wishes to announce the appointment of Roy Dias, Avishka Gunawardena, Piyal Wijetunge and Sumithra Warnakulasuriya as the ‘Head Coaches’ of the four teams competing in the upcoming SLC T20 League. The Galle Team will be coached by Roy Dias, while, the Colombo Team will be coached by Avishka Gunawardena, Kandy Team will be coached by Piyal Wijetunga and the Dambulla Team will be coached by Sumithra Waranakulasuriya. Roy Dias, Avishka Gunawardena and Piyal Wijetunge, have all played for Sri Lanka whilst Sumithra Warnakulasuriya has played first class cricket. SLC T20 League, will run from 21st August to 02nd September, 2018.

SLC T20 League Managers appointment

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Media Release 16th August, 2018 Sri Lanka Cricket wishes to announce the appointment of Vinothan John, Priyantha Udayaratne, Nalinda Ilangakoon and Gajaba Pitigala as the Managers of the ‘Four Team’s’ competing in the upcoming SLC T20 league. Accordingly, Vinothan John, who represented Sri Lanka in both ODIs and Test matches will manage the Dambulla Team. He was a former National Selector and also was the Chairman of Women’s Cricket Selection Panel. The Kandy team will be managed by Priyantha Udayaratne, who is a Level 1 Cricket Coach of Sri Lanka Cricket. He is also a level II accredited Cricket Coach from Cricket Australia. The Galle Team will be managed by Nalinda Ilangakoon. He has previously functioned as the Team Manager of… Read More →

Appointment of Mr. Sajith Fernando as the Tournament Director SLC T20 League

Media Release 06th August, 2018 Sri Lanka Cricket wishes to announce the appointment of Mr. Sajith Fernando as the Tournament Director for the upcoming SLC T20 League. Fernando, who captained Sri Lanka ‘A’ team, is currently working as the Manager of the ‘Sri Lanka Emerging Team’. He has also functioned as a ‘National Cricket Selector’ of Sri Lanka. SLC T20 League, will run from 21st August to 02nd September, 2018.