SLC provides Cricket Gear to Schools

The distribution ceremony of Cricket Balls and Mattings to cricket playing Schools identified by Sri Lanka Schools Cricket Association was held at the Ministry of Sports premises today, with the participation of  Hon. Dayasiri Jayasekara, Minister of Sports together with Hony. Secretary of Sri Lanka Cricket  Mr. Mohan de Silva.

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35 Schools  were recipients of Cricket Mattings and 4000 Grays Cricket Balls were distributed to 178 Schools in the Under 19 – Division 1, 2 and 3

Speaking at the event,  Hony. Secretary of SLC Mr. Mohan de Silva stated that “Due to numerous requests from Clubs and Schools in the country to construct Side Wickets in their respective areas, SLC has taken a decision to re-evaluate all requests in consultation with the District and Provincial Cricket Associations.

SLC & SLSCA will work together with the Ministry of Sports on this project which will help lift the standard of school cricket in Sri Lanka”.

Secretary Schools Cricket Association Mr.Dilshan de Silva, Chief Executive Officer SLC Ashley de Silva, Head of Cricket Operations SLC Carlton Bernardus were present to distribute the equipment to the schools nominated by Sri Lanka  Schools  Cricket  Association.

The list of the schools

1.Urapola MMV Urapola

2.Wickramashila MMV Giriulla.

3.Wijitha Central College Matara

4.Sri Rajasinghe NS Kudabuthgamuwa.

5.Dewapathiraja College Rathgama

6.Mahindodaya MV Hettipola

7.Prison Ground,Mahara.

8 St john’s College Panadura

9.Jelani NS Balangoda

10. Vavunia Tamil MMV Vavunia.

11.Godauda MV Kottegoda

12.Dhammissara MV Nattandiya

13.Tamil MMV Bandarawela

14. Dhrmadutha College Badulla.

15. Janajaya MMV Moratuwa

16. Dharmapala Secondary School Bandarawela.

17  President College Rajagiriya.

18. Jayantrhi Navodya MMV Nikaweratiya

19. Chandrasekara MV Keselwatta.

20. Dharmashoka MMV Bandarawela’

21. Royal College Kurunduwatta

22. MMV Kuliyapitiya’

23. Gnanodaya MV Kalutara.

24. Methodist High School Moratuwa.

25. Azhar College Akurana

26. Royal College Horana.

27. Lalith Athulathmudali MV Mountlavinia

28  Sralankara College Gonapinuwala.

29  De La Salle College Colombo 15

30  Gankanda Central College Gankanda

31. Vidyaloka Vidyalaya Nittambuwa

32 .Taxila MV Horana

33. Walimada Central College Walimada

34. Sedawtta MV Sedawatta Wellampitya

35.Wijayaba NS Hungama