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Sports minister turns to former greats as SLC election gets further delayed

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Sports minister turns to former greats as SLC election gets further delayed

“Together with Chandika Hathurusingha as Head Coach of the team, I am hoping that these gentlemen will be able to bring back the fame and glory,” Faizer Musthapha mentioned. © Getty

With Sri Lanka Cricket elections further delayed after a court docket ruling on Thursday, nation’s Sports Minister Faizer Musthapha has known as up 4 former captains and spin bowling nice Muttiah Muralitharan to sign up for SLC as specialists.

Since the Appeal Court issued meantime aid by means of staying the cricket elections on May 31, the Sports Minister had appointed the Ministry Secretary as Competent Authority to administer the sports activities frame. With the court docket further delaying the elections on Thursday, the Minister known as up the former greats to lend a hand SLC.

Former captains – Aravinda de Silva, Roshan Mahanama, Mahela Jayawardene and Kumar Sangakkara had been requested to sign up for as specialists whilst Muralitharan was once asked to lend a hand SLC’s spin bowling division.

“As a result of the court order issued today, we will not be able to hold the SLC elections as quickly as I thought we could. I am compelled to steer SLC to the best of my ability. In that context I will seek support of all. I will be requesting Sanga, Mahela, Murali, Aravinda, and Roshan to be consultants to SLC on matters relating to high performance of SLC,” Musthapha mentioned.

“Together with Chandika Hathurusingha as Head Coach of the team, I am hoping that these gentlemen will be able to bring back the fame and glory, once enjoyed by Sri Lanka when they were together as a team on the field,” the Minister added.

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