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SLC won`t stop players from joining IPL, says secretary Nishantha

Last Updated: Thursday, March 28, 2013, 22:22

Sri Lanka Cricket secretary, Nishantha Ranatunga, today said it will not stop its players from participating in the Indian Premier League after getting assurances from the BCCI about their safety but made it clear that the SLC will not accept political interference.

Monks ask Lankan players to stay away from IPL

Last Updated: Thursday, March 28, 2013, 21:11

A Buddhist monks` forum today asked Sri Lankan players to stay away from the IPL`s sixth edition beginning on April 3.

Sri Lankan players to stay away from Chennai matches in IPL 6

Last Updated: Wednesday, March 27, 2013, 09:53

Ending all speculations, the Indian Premier League governing council on Tuesday agreed to keep all Sri Lankan players, officials or backroom staff away from all the games in Chennai.

Kochi offers to host Chennai`s IPL matches

Last Updated: Wednesday, March 27, 2013, 00:12

With Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalitha writing to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh asking for Sri Lankan players and officials to be excluded from Indian Premier League (IPL) matches to be staged in Chennai, the Kerala Cricket Association (KCA) has offered to host these matches at Kochi.

IPL matches in TN only if no SL players, umpires, officials: Jayalalithaa

Last Updated: Tuesday, March 26, 2013, 15:20

Jayalalithaa said IPL matches would be permitted in TN only if there were no Sri Lankan players, umpires, officials or support staff in these matches.

IPL 6: Sri Lankan players to remain away from matches in Chennai?

Last Updated: Tuesday, March 19, 2013, 17:02

Keeping in mind the ongoing turmoil in Tamil Naidu, the Sri Lankan players could remain away from the matches scheduled to be played at Chennai the in sixth edition of the Indian Premier League, as per reports.

Lankan players association concerned about safety during IPL

Last Updated: Tuesday, March 19, 2013, 16:08

Sri Lanka Cricket Players` Association (SLCPA) has written to the Federation of International Cricketers` Association to assess the safety of its players during the sixth edition of the IPL, starting from April 3.

SLC picks full strength squad as contracts crisis ends

Last Updated: Monday, March 04, 2013, 20:27

Putting an official end to the contracts dispute with the players, Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) today announced a full strength 16-member squad for the first Test against Bangladesh, commencing in Galle on Friday.

``Forgetting 2008 terror attack on Sri Lankan cricket team to take many years``

Last Updated: Sunday, April 15, 2012, 18:47

It will take many more years to completely forget the 2008 terror attack on the Sri Lankan cricket team bus in Lahore that had raised questions on the future of international cricket in Pakistan, an article in a Pakistan daily has said.

Bangladesh assess Pakistan security for tour

Last Updated: Saturday, March 03, 2012, 13:48

A Bangladesh delegation arrived on Saturday to assess security for their team`s proposed tour to Pakistan, three years after attacks on Sri Lankan players saw international cricket suspended.

Lankan cricketers not focussed enough: Ranatunga

Last Updated: Wednesday, September 07, 2011, 13:04

Former Sri Lanka captain Arjuna Ranatunga says a lot of his country`s cricketers are putting money ahead of nation and should take inspiration from Australian skipper Michael Clarke, who has shunned lucrative Twenty20 events such as the IPL to focus on Tests.