Nishantha Ranatunga

  • Sri Lanka to oppose ICC's proposed draft paper 23-01-2014 09:05 PM

    Colombo: Sri Lanka Cricket on Thursday said it would oppose the proposed ICC draft paper prepared by its Finance and Commercial Affairs Committee according to secretary Nishantha Ranatunga. "The executive committee agreed to write to the President of the ICC and inform them the unanimous view of the executive committee...
  • SLC to make security assessment ahead of Bangladesh tour 11-01-2014 08:54 PM

    Colombo: Two senior Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) officials are all set to visit Bangladesh to make a security assessment there ahead of their national cricket team's tour to the country. A SLC spokesman said that vice-president Mohan de Silva and Ajith Jayasekera, a former CEO of SLC and national team...
  • Sri Lanka offer to host Asia Cup, World Twenty20 03-01-2014 06:13 PM

    Colombo: Sri Lanka are ready to step in and host the Asia Cup one-day tournament and the World Twenty20 if the two events are pulled out of violence-plagued Bangladesh, a top official said on Friday. The Asia Cup had been scheduled to be held between February 24 and March 7...
  • Modalities of 2014 Asia Cup discussed in ACC meet 14-09-2013 06:49 PM

    Chennai: Top members of the Asian Cricket Council (ACC) on Saturday discussed the modalities of the 2014 Asia Cup tournament, which is to be hosted by Bangladesh for a second straight time, in February-March next year. The tournament, to be held from February 24 to March 8, has gone to...
  • Sangakkara meets SLC officials to sort out differences 02-09-2013 07:47 PM

    Colombo: Senior batsman Kumar Sangakkara and officials of Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) met on Monday to sort out their differences arousing after the board questioned his loyalty towards the country while playing in the upcoming Champions League T20. "We had a very fruitful meeting and decided to move ahead having...
  • Malinga set to miss CL T20 due to personal reasons 25-08-2013 06:37 PM

    Colombo: Sri Lankan speedster Lasith Malinga is likely to miss playing for Mumbai Indians in next month's Champions League T20 to be played in India due to some family commitments. Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) has confirmed receiving Malinga's leave request while his Indian franchise Mumbai Indians, who won the IPL...