SLC appoints 12 ‘School Cricket Provincial Coordinators’
Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) has appointed 12 ‘School Cricket Provincial Coordinators’ to seek for young talent covering all age groups. The Coordinators will represent the Sri Lanka Schools Cricket Association (SLSCA) at all age group selections, covering District and Provincial cricket.
The Coordinators will work with District and Provincial Associations, School Coaches, Masters-in-charge and Principals to identify potential players to process them through the Youth Level Cricket Programmes and into the National level.
The appointment of Provincial Cricket Coordinators commenced during the 2017/2018 season with four Coordinators. The number of Coordinators was increased to six in 2020 and 12 during this year, in a bid to expand the programme.
Appointment letters were handed over to the Coordinators recently at the SLC, with the participation of Chinthaka Edirimanne, Head of Domestic Cricket of SLC, Thilak Wattuhwa, President of SLSCA, and also the Secretary of SLSCA Kamal Indrajith. The appointed Coordinators are given below.