Graham Ford not to extend contract

Media Release


This is in reference to the earlier press releases pertaining to Mr. Graham Ford.

The National Coach has indicated to SLC of his unavailability to continue with SLC after his contract expires in January 2014. He has taken this decision consequent to the discussions he had with his family on the options given by SLC.


Sri Lanka Cricket wishes to announce that, SLC Head Coach Mr. Graham Ford met with the office bearers, National Team Manager and Actg. CEO of SLC this morning to discuss his future plans with SLC.

SLC have suggested certain options to him with regard to his family commitments , which he will take into consideration together with his family and will revert back with his plans by next week to SLC.


Sri Lanka Cricket wishes to announce that Mr. Graham Ford has intimated that he would like to be released from his duties at the end of his contract due to his family commitments.

Sri Lanka cricket intends to discuss this matter with him further and obtain his thoughts and take the process forward.