Pallekele International Cricket Stadium (PICS)

View of the ground from the Players dressing room area.

The main stand building with it’s roof nearing completion.

Practice wickets area being completed

  • Inoka Rathnayake

    hey i am new to cricket……please tell me the the price of a ticket to watch the match at pallekele.

    • Inoka Rathnayake

      and also where can i buy it from

  • uthpala

    Please, consider about digital scoreboard,even sanga missed his important 200 @ galle due to wrong its time to move with the technology . SLC please consider about that as well

  • sineth ranaweera

    ane,lankawe groundwalata digital scoreboards hadanne nadda?bangladeshwalath tyenawa.T20 wc ekatawath nathi eka aduwakneda.salakaa balanna.thanks

  • imrankhan

    please if u make one ground also no problem finished up completely……please make stadium fully in pallakela …………..please srilankan cricket. please

  • imrankhan

    i dnt know y ?srilanka cricket ground are still not yet finishing ?when they build a grounds that half only not to complete.see dambulla ground , pallakela , hambanthota all are half ground its a srilankan identity……..

  • Haisham

    hi srilanka team i m played with t.paranavitana and m.athapaththu in pallekela parctice net thats my big happy moment i also like to play srilanka cricket team but i havent chance but i tryied my best to play srilanka cricket team



  • pramod

    it`s good cricket ground.very beautiful outset.but not finished yet.that`s the big prblem.??????????????

  • Asp

    how can by da tickets for cumin T20s?

  • Gayan

    What is the point of wasting Rs billions of public money if these grounds are not going to be used in future? 2 brand new stadiums were constructed and the SLPL will be played only in Premadasa!!!

  • Paul Cox

    Does anybody know if it is confirmed that Australia will tour Sri Lanka this year in Aug, and if so have the fixtures and grounds been announced??

  • M.Hussain

    Pallekele is the best hill country ground for Cricket.

  • Anuradha

    fantastic work .sri lanka will be the best host country in 2011 worl cup

  • Dananjaya

    Its a beautiful ground.and we want to c a fantastic game of cricket matches on this ground. so finish the job quickly and have a good world cup for the srilankan team and sri lankan people.

    • Hashy Jurangpathy

      Excellent stuff S/L, the best venue for the Wortld Cup.

  • Nuwan

    Its great but it is unfortunate that Sri Lankan team didn’t having any experiance about this ground & Hambanthota ground .Can’t we reschedule the ODI series with WI in these two grouds before the world cup?

  • saji

    proud to be a kandyan!
    go ahead sri lanka…………..

  • nira

    President Mahinda Rajapakse on ITN declared Pallekele Stadium as Muthiah Muralidaran Stadium. He decided that it shouldn’s be. ????????????

  • has

    What is the meaning of “Sri lankan premier” league.

  • abba

    d: it must be da best cricket ground in asia

  • mahanama

    There’s speculation that it is to be named after the greatest spin bowler ever,Murali.Is it really happening ? He deserves such honour.

  • nnn

    SLC moderator, Please update some new photos of RPS and Hambantota stadium. And how many flood light towers will be installed here at pallekele and hambantota?

  • Nuwan

    Yes it is nice, but still i’m not sure about playing the test series against Windies. This ground is better, see the Premadasa ground. Lot more to do within a week of time. SLC Moderator, can you explain bit more than something.

  • Abdul Azeez

    Its wonderful to have such a ground in kandy.proud to be a kandian.And a kinswoodian.

  • Kapila

    Looks good.. but any chance of few more photos ? :D

  • rona

    looks impressive… how abt the media facilities and the readiness for WI vs SL 3rd test?

  • heshan

    hi m what about the flood lights ? pls tell we ar

    • SLC Moderator

      It will be commissioned by mid December. 2 towers have already being erected.

  • jaffnaboy

    looks better than i thought

    I hope New Premadasa and Suriyawewa would turn out even better

  • rgta

    Excelent i guess, what about the flood lights ?