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Sports NewsJun 2, 2 years ago

Joe Thompson wins Laureus Sporting Moment public vote in May

London, June 1, 2018 – Rochdale midfielder Joe Thompson has won the May Laureus Sporting Moment of the Month public vote. Joe was recognised for his resilience and bravery in his fight against Hodgkin lymphoma, a cancer he has beaten twice. The 29-…

Sports NewsFeb 28, 2 years ago

Dinesh Chandimal to Lead Sri Lanka in Nidahas Trophy

Sri Lanka Cricket selected a 20 member preliminary squad to choose the final 15 member Squad to take part in the Hero Nidahas Trophy 2018, which is set to commence on 06th March, 2018. Minister of Sports Honorable Dayasiri Jayasekera gave his approva…

Sports NewsFeb 14, 2 years ago

SLC Awards Domestic Cricket Contracts for 104 Players

Sri Lanka Cricket today handed over annual domestic contracts for 104 players, a move to encourage talented cricketers to continue playing the game thus ensuring that the domestic cricketing structure remains strong. Accordingly, players who took par…

Sports NewsFeb 3, 2 years ago

Bhatia and Jayawardena Initiate School Cricket Bag Gifting Project

50 School Cricket Equipment Bags Sponsored by Shyam Bhatia Gifted by Mahela Jayawardena together with the Foundation of Goodness 50 school cricket equipment bags were gifted to rural schools by Mahela Jayawardena together with Muthiah Muralidaran and…

Sports NewsSep 4, 3 years ago

Ground Maintenance Equipment for Top Tier Clubs

Colombo, 30th August 2017 | Enhancing facilities of the Tier A and B Clubs, SLC today (30) handed over equipment including Hand Tractors, Pitch Cutters, Manual Spike Rollers, Outfield Rollers, Hand Rollers, Gang Movers, Pitch Covers, Boundary Ropes a…

Sports NewsAug 28, 3 years ago

Minister of Sports declared open 2nd SPORTEX2017

Minister of sports Dayasiri Jayasekera declared open the 2nd SPORTEX2017 at BMICH on 26th August 2017. SPORTEX2017 is considered that the Sri Lanka’s first national sports exhibition and is being held in Sri Lanka to develop & promote spor…

CricketJun 4, 3 years ago

Women’s Cricket given new impetus

Colombo, 31st May 2017; In a landmark move that augers well for the development of Women’s cricket, Sri Lanka Cricket today announced the formation of a Women’s National Development Squad. A squad of 30 player was hand-picked based on their perfo…

CricketMay 5, 3 years ago

SLC Super U19 Provincial : Western South qualified to finals

SLC SUPER U19 PROVINCIAL ONE DAY TOURNAMENT 2017 – SEMI FINAL 1 Western Province South vs Western Province North At Colts Grounds, Colombo – 50 Over Match (Toss: Western Province South) Western Province South – 303/8 (50 overs) Nish…

RugbyApr 18, 3 years ago

Canada crowned champions in Singapore

The Canadians raced ahead into a 19-0 lead but USA scored twice through Perry Baker in a thrilling finale. A try in the dying moments from Lucas Hammond sealed the win for Damian McGrath’s side. Shocks and upsets were the order of the day as Fiji, …

CricketApr 4, 3 years ago

SLC President assures financial and other aid to SL deaf cricketers

Cricket has proved to be a fusion to the differently able, and that the country’s deaf cricketers have been quick to seize the opportunity since the Sri Lanka Deaf Cricketers Association (SLDCA) was formed in 1995 speaks of the turning around effec…