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Wednesday, April 23, 2014
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Sri Lanka have included batsmen Kithuruwan Vithanage and Ashan Priyanjan in their 15-man squad for the one-off T20 that kicks off their tour of England in May. Batting allrounder Chaturanga de Silva, who was initially included in the World T20 squad as cover for Rangana Herath, has also...
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
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At a Selection Committee meeting held, the National Selectors selected the following players for Sri Lanka’s Tour of Ireland 2014. Angelo Mathews (Captain), Kusal Janith, Upul Tharanga, Lahiru Thirimanne (V.Captain), Dinesh Chandimal, Ashan Priyanjana, Kithruwan Vithanage...
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
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Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) issued a media release stating that the national players have agreed to accept a share of ten percent from the payments received by SLC from ICC events and that the players would sign the new contracts shortly.
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
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Sri Lanka Cricket wishes to announce that the Executive Committee decided to appoint a 3 member committee to discuss the issues pertaining to the player contracts. The committee included Treasurer Mr. Nuski Mohamed, Chairman Selectors Hon. Sanath Jayasuriya and the Chief Executive Officer...
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
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S. Thomas’ College emerged the champions of the Singer Cup Under-19 Inter School T20 Cricket Tournament yesterday at the Bloomfield ground in Colombo when they beat St Joseph’s College by 111 runs while St. Peter’s College won the loser’s final beating Dharmasoka College Ambalangoda.
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
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It is great sadness that Sri Lanka Cricket announces the demise of Mr. Neil Chanmugam who passed away at the age of 74 years last night. A former All Ceylon & Sri Lanka Cricketer Neil Chanmugam played for his mother country from 1960 to 1974. Neil Chanmugam played for SSC & Sri...
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
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Angelo Mathews has been appointed as Captain of the National ODI team, Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) said. In addition, Lasith Malinga has been appointed as Captain of the T20 team. Lahiru Thirimanne has been appointed as Vice-Captain in both the ODI and T20 formats, SLC further added.
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
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One of Sri Lanka’s foremost off-spinners of the pre-Test era Neil Chanmugam passed away on Tuesday at the age of 73 having lost his battle with cancer which affected him for the past four years. Chanmugam formed an integral part of the Ceylon (as Sri Lanka was known then) cricket team...
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
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After discussions, the Committee in consultation with the office bearers of the SLC’s Executive Committee, offered 10% of the participation fee from the ICC and ACC events to the players which will be applied for the next 5 years and will be non negotiable.
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
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Sri Lanka's selectors have relieved Dinesh Chandimal of all his leadership positions, appointing Lasith Malinga as the T20I captain and Lahiru Thirimanne as vice-captain across all formats untill March 2015. Chandimal had had a poor run in limited-overs cricket, particularly in Asian...
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
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Angelo Mathews has been appointed as the Captain of the National ODI Team while Lahiru Thirimanne has been appointed as the Vice Captain of same until March 2015. Lasith Malinga has been appointed as the Captain of the National T20 Team while Lahiru Thirimanne has been appointed as the...
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
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එංගලන්ත සංචාරයක් මුව විටේ තිබියදී පෝල් ෆාබ්‍රේස් ශ්‍රී ලංකා ක්‍රිකට් පුහුණුකරු තනතුරෙන් ඉල්ලා අස්වීම හේතුවෙන් ශ්‍රී ලංකා ක්‍රිකට් ක්ෂේත්‍රය හදිසියේම අසරණ තත්වයකට පත් කොට ඇති බව සනත් ජයසූරිය පවසයි. ශ්‍රී ලංකා ක්‍රිකට් බලධාරීන්ගේ සැලකීම් පිළිබඳව හටගත් කනස්සල්ල හේතුවෙන් පුහුණුකරු හදිසියේම සමු...