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Friday, May 22, 2015
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International Cricket Council (ICC) has questioned if Sri Lanka’s new government is acting in the best interest of cricket, after SLC Interim Committee member Nuski Mohamed informed ICC of the actions taken by the government.
WZRD
Friday, May 22, 2015
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Former Sri Lanka cricket captain Arjuna Ranatunga says that Minister of Sports Navin Dissanayake had blundered in appointing the treasurer of the previous committee of Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) Nuski Mohammad to the new interim committee helmed by former international Sidath Wettimuny.
Neil Weerasekara
Friday, May 22, 2015
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"I don't think these rules are against bowlers. It is a challenge for the players to reinvent their game ... (There is) no point in complaining… look at great bowlers like Mitchell Starc, Trent Boult, Mohammad Shami — they are all successful under the current rules.
Neil Weerasekara
Friday, May 22, 2015
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Meher Khalil earned fame and success after saving Sri Lanka's cricket team from a deadly 2009 attack in Pakistan, but the bus driver calls the incident "tragic" and says it is best forgotten. The 43-year-old will be one of the guests of honour at Lahore's Gaffafi Stadium on Friday, when Pakistan p
Neil Weerasekara
Friday, May 22, 2015
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Kumar Sangakkara scored his second Championship century for Surrey as their Division Two match with Northants ended, as expected, in a draw. Persistent rain during days one and two wrecked any hopes of a positive result. But the visitors were keen to secure maximum bonus points and did so...
Neil Weerasekara
Friday, May 22, 2015
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"The Committee report found evidence of sexual harassment by members of the Sri Lanka Cricket Women's management team against several members of the Sri Lanka Cricket women's team and the Minister intends to take disciplinary actions against those members where evidence has been found."
Neil Weerasekara
Thursday, May 21, 2015
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Kumar Sangakkara scored his second Championship century for Surrey as their Division Two match with Northants ended, as expected, in a draw. Persistent rain during days one and two wrecked any hopes of a positive result.
WZRD
Thursday, May 21, 2015
Umar Amin and Shan Masood hit contrasting centuries to give Pakistan A a strong lead against Sri Lanka A on the second day of their third unofficial Test in Dambulla
Cricket StatsGuru
Thursday, May 21, 2015
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The coaching department of Sri Lanka Cricket is alerting the schools, clubs and working establishments to double check the authenticity of coaching certificates, of the coaches they employ, in a bid to put an end to a rising threat of forged certificates.
Hilal
Thursday, May 21, 2015
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Sri Lanka Women added Udeshika Prabodhani and Hasini Perera in their 14-member squad for the Twenty20 series against West Indies Women. The two replaced Prasadani Weerakkody and Sanduni Abeywickrema from the squad that lost the ODI series against West Indies.
Daniel Alexander
Thursday, May 21, 2015
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The committee to investigate allegations of sexual harassment in Sri Lanka women's cricket found evidence of sexual harassment by the management team. A statement by the ministry said that they intended to take disciplinary action against the guilty parties and had forwarded the recommendations...
Daniel Alexander
Wednesday, May 20, 2015
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When new Morecambe Cricket Club professional Suraj Randiv says he is in the country to learn about English conditions he isn’t lying. The Sri Lankan international wears full winter gloves as we talk in the bar at Woodhill Lane but despite his shock at the Lancashire weather he is engaging...
Jagath Perera
Wednesday, May 20, 2015
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West Indies wicket-keeper batsman Denesh Ramdin is confident that his Guyana side can pose a stiff challenge to other teams in this year’s Caribbean Premier League (CPL). “A power hitter down the end like Thisara Perera who can hit the ball a long way will do good for us," Ramdin said.
Ryan
Wednesday, May 20, 2015
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The stakeholders of SLC issuing a press release on Wednesday said that having held discussions with its membership recently they had come to a unanimous agreement to appeal to minister of sports Navin Dissanayake to hold the SLC annual general meeting (AGM) before August 31, 2015.
WZRD
Wednesday, May 20, 2015
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Chennai struggled to 162 all out off 19 overs in reply - Faf du Plessis (45 off 34) lacking sufficient support from his fellow batsmen as Lasith Malinga (3-23) and Harbhajan Singh (2-26) chipped away. Mumbai's disappointment at not posting a total nearer 200 was tempered when Malinga trapped...
Ryan