Sri Lanka Cricket

COLOMBO: Sri Lanka Cricket has come away smiling after the India "B" team's recent tour of the Emerald Isles, which fattened SLC's coffers $14.5 million (Rs 1.077 billion) to the good.

The series was originally slated for just three ODIs as per the original FTP programme. However, the SLC requested the BCCI to add three T20Is into the schedule as well. 

Jul 12, 2021 19:07
MUMBAI: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) and Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) on Saturday announced the revised itinerary of India’s upcoming tour of Sri Lanka, 2021. The decision to revise the itinerary was taken on the basis of health advisory after the Sri Lankan contingent detected two COVID positive cases.
Jun 09, 2021 11:06
COLOMBO: Sri Lanka Cricket confirmed Tuesday that the second edition of the Lanka Premier League (LPL) will be held between July 30 and August 22, as earlier announced. The inaugural edition of the LPL, Sri Lanka’s topmost domestic T20 league, with an international flavor, was conducted last year at the MRICS, Hambantota, with the participation of five teams.
May 21, 2021 17:05
COLOMBO: Shammi Silva has been elected uncontested as president of Sri Lanka Cricket for the 2021 to 2023 period, during the SLC's elections held Thursday. The decision was declared by SLC's election committee.  Silva’s election marks his second term in office as SLC president. “I am thankful for the membership for electing me uncontested as the president of Sri Lanka Cricket," said Silva.
May 13, 2021 17:05
COLOMBO: Sri Lanka Cricket has confirmed that the 2nd Edition of the Lanka Premier League (LPL) will be held from 30th July to 22nd August. "We have found a suitable window to hold this year’s edition, whilst we are currently working on finalizing the other details of the tournament," said Professor Arjuna De Silva, chairman, management committee of Sri Lanka Cricket.
Dec 11, 2020 17:12
JOHANNESBURG: Cricket South Africa (CSA) and Sri Lanka Cricket have jointly confirmed the two-match, Betway Test Series scheduled to be played in Centurion and Johannesburg from 26 December will continue as planned.
Dec 07, 2020 18:12
COLOMBO: Following on from the successful staging of the inaugural edition of the Lanka Premier League (LPL) (manifold delays notwithstanding), Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) is now reportedly planning to host a T10 league next February.
Nov 23, 2020 18:11
MUMBAI: Sony Pictures Networks India (SPN), which holds the India territory media rights for Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC), has added the exclusive pay television & IPTV broadcast rights for the upcoming inaugural edition of the Lanka Premier League (LPL). 
Sep 30, 2020 16:09
COLOMBO: After yet another postponement, the inaugural edition of the Lanka Premier League, a franchise-based Twenty20 league organized by Sri Lanka Cricket, will (finally?) kick off on November 21, instead of the earlier "finalised" November 14 date.
Sep 29, 2020 12:09
SRI LANKA CRICKET (SLC) and the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) have decided to postpone the Bangladesh Cricket Team’s Tour of Sri Lanka in October-November 2020 to a later date. Bangladesh were due to travel to Sri Lanka this month to start preparing for a three-match series which is a part of the ICC World Test Championship.
Sep 10, 2020 20:09
COLOMBO: Sri Lanka Cricket has reportedly approved a plan to conduct the inaugural edition of a T-10 cricket tournament in December this year. The decision was taken at a meeting of the SLC executive committee at its headquarters here, where the proposal to conduct a T-10 tournament was "unanimously approved", the local Daily News reports.