|Thilanga Sumathipala to contest for post of Chairman of SLC|
Sri Lanka Cricket
Ruling United People’s Freedom Alliance (UPFA) Colombo district MP and former cricket administrator Thilanga Sumathipala says that he invites Nishantha Ranatunga to contest for the post of Chairman of Sri Lanka Cricket, news sources said.
Former Sri Lankan captain Arjuna Ranatunga and former Chairman of cricket interim committee Jayantha Dharmadasa who is the brother of current Chairman Upali Dharmadasa also have expressed interests of contesting for the post.
Thilanga Sumathipala who is a former Chairman of the Cricket Board and a Former Chairman of the Asian Cricket Council handed in his nomination for the 2013 – 2014 Sri Lanka Cricket elections to the Director General of Sports.
The accepting of nominations for the SLC elections closes 28th-02-2012.