Get Sri Lanka Team Schedule ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 with match timings and Fixtures. CWC 2019 is starting from 30 May in England and Wales. Sri Lanka has qualified for the Cricket World Cup 2019. All team Sri Lanka matches will be broadcast live all over the globe at SLRC (Channel Eye). You can check Sri Lanka team schedule, Match Timings and Fixtures here on this page.
The ICC today confirmed Sri-Lanka Cricket Team matches in the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019, which sees the 1996 world champions play their nine league matches in five cities. The 10-team tournament, to be played on a single-league format with the top four progressing to the semi-finals, will run from 30 May to 14 July across 11 venues of England and Wales.
Sri Lanka will face-off New Zealand in their opening match on 1 June in Cardiff and will take on Afghanistan at the same venue three days later. They will then move to Bristol, where they will meet Asian rivals Pakistan and Bangladesh on 7 and 11 June, respectively.
Sri-Lanka Cricket Team Schedule For World Cup 2019
ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 Sri Lanka Schedule, Match Timings & Fixture
Sri Lanka is the 8th team to qualify for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019. The ICC has announced the schedule for the CWC 2019. This season of ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 will begin from 30 May in England and Wales. Sri Lanka will be playing the its first match against New Zealand at Sophia Gardens, Cardiff on June 1. Rest of the Sri Lanka schedule and Match Fixtures for Cricket World Cup 2019 will be as follow:
Sri Lanka’s schedule of World Cup matches:
1 June – v New Zealand, Cardiff (d)
4 June – v Afghanistan, Cardiff (d)
7 June – v Pakistan, Bristol (d)
11 June – v Bangladesh, Bristol (d)
15 June – v Australia, The Oval (d)
21 June – v England, Headingley (d)
28 June – v South Africa, The Riverside (d)
1 July – v Windies, The Riverside (d)
6 July – v India, Headingley (d)
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Sri Lanka’s fifth league match will be against defending champions Australia at The Oval on 15 June, before they meet hosts England at Headingley on 21 June. Durham will host Sri Lanka for their seventh and eighth league matches which will be held on 28 June and 1 July against South Africa and the Windies, respectively.
Sri Lanka’s ninth and final league match will be against India on 6 July at Headingley. Their participation in the semi-finals stage of the tournament will depend on their placing on the points table following the completion of 45 league matches.
Sri Lanka fast bowler Suranga Lakmal, who has taken 98 wickets in 75 ODIs, said: “We are looking forward to the World Cup with great enthusiasm and can’t wait to embark on the tour of England and Wales for what I’m sure will be an interesting tournament, especially with a format that sees all teams play each other.”
Sri Lanka has just under 50 percent success rate at the World Cup, having won 35 matches and lost 35 matches. They were involved in a tied match, while their two matches ended in no-results.
Apart from winning the 1996 tournament in the subcontinent, Sri Lanka has featured in the finals of the 2007 and 2011 events. They qualified for the semi-finals in 2003, while their only quarter-final appearance was in Australia and New Zealand in 2015. In the other six tournaments, they have failed to progress beyond the group stages.
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Sri-Lanka Cricket Team Sponsor Partners For 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup
Q) Who are the official sponsor partners if Sri-Lanka Cricket team?
Huawei becomes Official Smartphone Partner of Sri Lanka Cricket Team.
Huawei, the leading smartphone brand in Sri Lanka has entered into a partnership with Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) as the Official Smartphone Partner for the Sri Lanka Cricket Team. The Smartphone Sponsorship of the National Team comprises of both men’s and women’s cricket teams across all forms of the game spanning Test, One Day and T20. Huawei’s partnership in sponsoring Sri Lanka’s biggest sporting entity with an island-wide following would further enhance its brand amongst the local sporting enthusiasts.
The agreement was signed and exchanged between Shunli Wang CEO Huawei Technologies Lanka Co., (Pvt) Ltd and Hon. Thilanga Sumathipala MP, President, Sri Lanka Cricket.
Sri-Lanka Cricket Team Captain for world cup 2019
Q)Who is the captain of Sri-Lanka Cricket Team in 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup?
Batsman Dinesh Chandimal has been installed as Sri Lanka cricket captain across all three formats after Angelo Mathews lost his role as skipper of the country’s limited-overs teams.
The 31-year-old was renamed as Sri Lanka’s limited-overs skipper in January, six months after the all-rounder relinquished the captaincy for both red and white-ball formats following a home series defeat to Zimbabwe.
“The National Selectors on Sunday decided to appoint Dinesh Chandimal as the ODI captain to lead the team in the upcoming England series,” Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) said in a statement.
Sri-Lanka Cricket Team Coaches for world cup 2019
Q) Who Is The Coach Of Sri-Lanka Cricket Team
Chandika Hathurusingha(Head Coach)
Chandika Hathurusingha has been relieved of his duty of team selection for the Sri Lankan side.
The decision came in the backdrop of Sri Lanka’s poor performance in their recently concluded series against India, England and New Zealand. Sri Lanka has already lost the first of their current two-match Test series against Australia.
“This decision was taken under the instructions of the Ministry of Sports in consideration of the need to form an effective and transparent selection mechanism; whilst the team is on tour. The directive will come into force with immediate effect,” the statement added.
Sri-Lanka Is Yet to take the decision on the new coach and there is a chance that Hathurusingha continues his services until the world cup 2019.
Jon Lewis(Batting Coach)
Jon Lewis appointed as Sri Lanka National Batting Coach.
Sri Lanka Cricket wishes to announce the appointment of Mr. Jonathan (Jon) Lewis, as the National Batting Coach.
Lewis, before taking over the SLC role, was the Head Coach of the Durham County Cricket Club.
Durham, under his wings; has won the Division One County Championship (2013); Royal London One-Day Cup (2014) and also has become the runner up of the NatWest T20 Blast 2016.
He will join the national team, during the ODI leg of the ongoing New Zealand tour and take over duties from Mr. Thilan Samaraweera.
Lewis will remain with the team, until the end of the 2019 World Cup.
Steve Rixon(Fielding Coach)
Sri Lanka has appointed former Australia wicketkeeper Steve Rixon as the new coach of the cricket team. On the appointment, Sri Lanka Cricket CEO Ashley de Silva on Saturday said that Rixon will help the team move forward. Sri Lankan cricket is going through turbulent times both on and off the field and the latest staff appointment will be a boost to the team’s preparations for the ICC World Cup 2019.
Sri-Lanka Cricket Team Player List for World Cup 2019
Sri Lanka Squad: Dinesh Chandimal (captain), Upul Tharanga, Danushka Gunathilaka, Thisara Perera, Niroshan Dickwella, Dasun Shanaka, Isuru Udana, Angelo Mathews, Jeffrey Vandersay, Akila Dananjaya, Amila Aponso, Jeevan Mendis, Asitha Fernando, Kusal Mendis
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