Sri Lanka Women’s squad for the Asia Cup 2016

Sri Lanka Cricket has selected the below named 15 players for the Asia Cup Tournament to be played in Thailand from the 24th November to 05th December 2016. The squad is: 1. Hasini Perera – Captain 2. Prasadini Weerakkody – Vice Captain 3. Chamari Atapattu 4. Sripali Weerakkody 5. Sugandika Kumari 6. Dinali Manodara 7. Nilakshi Silva 8. Nipuni Hansika 9. Inoka Ranaweera 10.Oshadi Ranasinghe 11.Eshani Lokusuriya 12.Yashoda Mendis 13.Hansima Kurunaratne 14.Ama Kanchana 15.Udeshika Probodini Stand by: Inoshi Fernando Lasantha Madushani Anushka Sanjeewani Malsha Shehani

England qualifies for ICC Women’s World Cup 2017

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England became the second team to qualify for the ICC Women’s World Cup 2017 with a 122-run victory over Sri Lanka in the first match of their ICC Women’s Championship series in Colombo on Saturday. The win took next year’s ICC Women’s World Cup host to 25 points from 19 matches on the points table. Australia has already won the IWC title with 30 points from 18 matches while the West Indies is close to qualifying with 22 points from 19 matches. The West Indies lost the opening match of its ongoing IWC series against India on Thursday and is due to play the next match on Sunday in what is a busy IWC schedule stretching to November 23. The… Read More →

Sri Lanka Women’s squad for the ODI Series against England

Inoka Ranaweera to Lead Sri Lanka Team

Sri Lanka Cricket has chosen the below named 14 players for the ODI series against England women’s team touring Sri Lanka. The ODI matches will be played on the 09th of November at SSC and 12th, 15th & 17th of November at RPICS Colombo. The squad is: 1. Inoka Ranaweera – Captain 2. Prasadini Weerakkody – Vice Captain 3. Dinali Manodara 4. Nilakshi Silva 5. Ama Kanchana 6. Hasini Perera 7. Chamari Polgampola 8. Chamari Atapattu 9. Nipuni Hansika 10.Sripali Weerakkody 11.Sugandika Kumari 12.Oshadi Ranasinghe 13.Hansima Kurunaratne 14.Achini Kulasuriya Stand by: Inoshi Fernando, Lasantha Madushani, Anushka Sanjeewani, Malsha Shehani   Match & Practice Schedule Month Date Team Match & Practice venue Side Nets Venue Fielding Time NOV 8 SL Team… Read More →

Colombo to host ICC Women’s World Cup Qualifier 2017

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>Final four ICC Women’s World Cup slots up for grabs >David Richardson: “I am confident that next year’s qualifying event will give further impetus to the women’s game” >Ashley de Silva: “SLC has staged successful ICC events in the past and it will endeavour to live up to its reputation by putting up another memorable show” With 100 days to go until the ICC Women’s World Cup Qualifier 2017 gets underway, Sri Lanka’s capital Colombo was today unveiled as the host of the 10-team event which will be staged from 7 to 21 February 2017. The tournament will see the bottom four sides from the ICC Women’s Championship* along with Bangladesh, Ireland, Papua New Guinea, Thailand, Scotland and Zimbabwe go head… Read More →

Hemantha Devapriya appointed as Head Coach for Sri Lanka Women’s Team

Sri Lanka Cricket is pleased to announce the appointment of veteran coach Hemantha Devapriya as Head Coach of the Sri Lanka Women’s National Team. Devapriya holds level III Qualifications from the ECB, and is a Level II Certified Coach in Sri Lanka, who’s coaching career spans over 15 years, during which time he has been the Head Coach of the Colombo Cricket Club, the NCC, The Fingara Cricket Academy and most recently the Bloomfield C & AC. The Wicket-Keeper Batsman made his debut against Australia in 1980 with an explosive 80 in Galle and went on to score several top-notch half centuries against England in during the 1981 English tour. Devapriya has scored 1761 First Class runs in a short… Read More →

Womens T20 Inter Provincial Tournament 2016

Teams: SOUTHERN PROVINCE WESTERN PROVINCE NORTH CENTRAL PROVINCE CENTRAL PROVINCE DATE HOME AWAY VENUE TIME 5TH  OCT SOUTHERN PROVINCE WESTERN PROVINCE COLTS CC 9.45 A.M NORTH CENTRAL PROVINCE CENTRAL PROVINCE 2.00 P.M 6TH  OCT SOUTHERN   PROVINCE NORTH  CENTRAL   PROVINCE BLOOMFIELD 9.45 A.M CENTRAL   PROVINCE WESTERN   PROVINCE 2.00 P.M 7TH  OCT CENTRAL   PROVINCE SOUTHERN   PROVINCE BLOOMFIELD 9.45 A.M NORTH  CENTRAL   PROVINCE WESTERN   PROVINCE 2.00 P.M 9TH  OCT FINALS COLTS   CC 2.00pm NORTH  CENTRAL CENTRAL WESTERN SOUTHERN 1 CHAMARI  ATHAPATHTHU PRASADINI  WEERAKKODY HASINI   PERERA ANUSHKA   SANJEEWANI 2 DILANI   MANODARA YASODA   MENDIS NIPUNI  HANSIKA CHAMARI   POLGAMPOLA 3 OSHADI   RANASINGHE LASANTHI   MADUSHANI IMALKA   MENDIS RUCHINI  SAMARASINGHE 4 MADURI  SAMUDDIKA ESHANI   LOKUSURIYA HARSHITHA  MADAVI CHANDIMA  GUNARATHNE 5 DINUSHA  HINDAGODA UDESHIKA   PRABODANI HANSIMA  KARUNARATHNE GANESHA  WASANA 6 AMA  KANCHANA SRIPALI  … Read More →