Media Release – IPL

Sri Lanka Cricket wishes to announce that considering the representations made by BCCI and previous assurances given by the then Minister of Sports for the continuing participation of Sri Lankan players in the IPL, and the cordial relationship that exists between SLC and BCCI, it has been decided that players
involved in IPL 2011, would now be permitted to arrive in England to play in the four day warm-up game against England Lions commencing on 19th May 2011.

  • http://9sports.org sports news

    it was great decision..Cheers, Maybe the same will happen for SLPL

  • http://WAP.in Kochi tuskers kerala #ktk

    Our Skiper Mahela is go to Lankan team,ho thatz! So we r feel gud captionsy!

  • http://Slc Chatura R D

    It’s a comady. I’ve no problem that giving a chance to sl players for ipl. minstor said slc and bcci have a close relationship. Bt he could’nt manage to get a ticket to watch the wc final. Bcci never mind him even for a cent.

  • Luckshan

    It is sad that Tillakaratne Dilshan is a money – grabber and then skipper of SL team, The tour party arrived in England without the captain, shame about his prefence for IPL than SL

  • http://www.cricindian.com Sujan

    Good decision. India and Sri Lanka have always been goo friends. It’s great to see SLC taking such a kind decision and allowing players to participate in IPL for a bit longer. We love SL players!

  • cricfan1001

    hoooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooohooooooooooooooooooooohoooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo.