Home   |    about Us

Sri Lanka Cricket

Sri Lanka Cricket as formally known now, was first registered with Ministry of Sports on 30th June 1975 as a national sports body. It was initially called Board of Cricket for Sri Lanka (BCCSL) until it came to be named as Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) in 2003. Sri Lanka Cricket has been the stamp of authority on local cricketing map under the mandate of Ministry of Sports and is focused on upholding the cricketing heritage of the country.

As Sri Lankans have a passion for cricket being its most popular sport with international recognition, Sri Lanka Cricket is on course with multifaceted objectives in ensuring overall development of the sport from grass root level to international level. Due to relentless efforts by Sri Lanka Cricket, Sri Lanka Cricket has become one of our super brand names most known all over the world today. 

Sri Lanka Cricket is a major source of national income and has always been in the public eye and of interest. Sri Lanka Cricket therefore makes a pivotal contribution to the nation at large.

To be the best cricketing nation with the signature benchmark in Consistency, Stability and Sustainability in all departments of the game.
Sri lanka Cricket will be the most sought after resource centre in the world that would shape and fashion the future of the game of cricket all over the world.

Shammi Silva

President of Sri Lanka Cricket

Mr. Silva was elected as the President of Sri Lanka Cricket for the tenure 2023-2025 and was uncontested at the recently held elections. Prior to being elected the President for the 2019-2023 period, he was the Treasurer for SLC from 2016-2019.

Mr. Silva was educated at Nalanda College, Colombo, and Captained the 1st Xl Cricket Team, played for Colombo Cricket Club, won the National Colors for Squash, and was the Former Manager/Coach of the Sri Lanka Squash Team. He also serves as the President of the Colombo Cricket Club since 2019.

Mr. Silva has over 20 years of experience in Cricket Administration & Management.

Office Bearers

Dr. Dharmadasa was elected as Vice President of Sri Lanka Cricket for the tenure 2023-2025 and was uncontested at the recently held elections. He was also a former President of Sri Lanka Cricket from 2013-2015 and was vice President in 2016. He is a highly respectable business entrepreneur and is the Chairman of Nawaloka Holdings & CEO of Nawaloka Hospitals.

Dr.Dharmadasa has over 39 years of experience with Sri Lanka Cricket & Administration.

Dr. Jayantha Dharmadasa

Vice President - International Cricket

Mr. Wickramaratne was elected as Vice president of Sri Lanka Cricket for the tenure 2023-2025 and was uncontested at the recently held elections. He held the position of Assistant Secretary in 2004 and from 2016-2019 at Sri Lanka Cricket.

Mr. Wickramaratne was educated at Sri Sumangala College, Panadura, and represented Sri Lanka Under 19 & the Board President Xl Team. He also represented Panadura Sports Club in 1st Class Cricket and he is also the immediate Past President of the Panadura Sports Club. He was also the Manager for the Sri Lanka “A” Under 19 and Wayamba Cricket Teams.

Mr. Wickramaratne has over 20 years of experience in the Cricket Administration at Sri Lanka Cricket.

Mr. Ravin Wickramaratne

Vice President - Domestic Cricket

Mr. Kapuwatte was elected as Assistant Secretary for Sri Lanka Cricket for the tenure 2023-2025 and was uncontested at the recently held elections.

Mr. Kapuwatte holds the position of Vice President at the Kurunegala District Association, General Secretary at the North Western Province Cricket Association, and Secretary at the Kurunegala Sports Club.

Mr. Chryshantha Kapuwatte

Actg. Secretary

Mr. Godaliyadde was elected as Treasurer for Sri Lanka Cricket for the tenure 2023-2025 and was uncontested at the recently held elections.

He was educated at St. Thomas College Matale and has been an Executive Committee Member in Sri Lanka Cricket from 1998-2004, 2005-2016 and 2019-2021 having served as a secretary at the North Central Province Cricket Association and Matale District Cricket Association. In 2021-23 term he served as the Assistant Treasurer for the SLC.

Mr. Godaliyadde has over 20 years of experience in Cricket Administration.

Mr. Sujeewa Godaliyadde

Hony. Treasurer

Mr. Wickramasinghe was elected as Hony. Assistant Treasurer for Sri Lanka Cricket for the tenure 2023-2025 and was Uncontested at the recently held elections.

He was educated at Nalanda College Colombo and is a highly respectable Senior Finance Professional engaged in assurance engagements financial consulting and forensic accounting.

Mr. Wickramasinghe was a past Treasurer of Sri Lanka Cricket and also a Past President of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka (ICAS) and has over 20 years’ experience with high international exposure.

Mr. Lasantha Wickramasinghe

Assistant Treasurer

Executive Committee – Members

Chairman – Selection Committee of Sri Lanka Cricket
Mr. Upul Tharanga
Chairman – Umpires Committee of Sri Lanka Cricket
Mr. Bandula Dissanayake
Chairman – Tournament Committee of Sri Lanka Cricket
Mr. Samantha Dodanwela
Member- (Representative – District and Provincial Cricket Associations)
Mr. Janaka Pathirana
Member (Representative- Nationalised Services Cricket Association)
Mr. Nalin Aponso
Member (Representative- Mercantile Cricket Association)
Mr. Nalin Wickremasinghe
Member (Representative – Controlling Clubs)
Mr. Kithsiri de Silva
Member (Representative – Controlling Clubs)
Mr. Marlon Ranasinghe
Member (Representative –Affiliated Clubs)
Mr. Priyantha Algama
Member ( Representative - Ministry of Sports and Youth Affairs)
Mr. Sudath Chandrasekara




We strive to protect SL Cricket from activities that are detrimental to its integrity by means of disciplinary protocols that ensure fair-play.



We aim to achieve transparency through our sound governance protocols.



We believe in portraying professionalism in our conduct behaviour and attitude as the chief body of national cricket in Sri Lanka.


Team Work

We are a diverse team who possess our own unique ideas. Through the collaboration of our individual uniqueness we achieve collective success.



We as a team believe in accountability and taking responsibility for our actions.



Innovation and Creativity are co-dependent to thrive in a competitive game such as cricket. This helps us to tackle unexpected situations in a competent manner.



We are always on the lookout for talented individuals who are passionate about cricket and dedicated to driving success for our team. Join our dynamic and exciting team and contribute to the future of Sri Lankan cricket.

Tenders & Bids

Discover current tendering and bidding opportunities on our transparent, competitive, and fair Tenders and Bids page. Submit your proposal and join us in achieving our mission.

Pin It on Pinterest

LKR Sri Lankan rupee