Sri Lanka High Commission in Canberra welcomes the Sri Lankan cricket team touring Australia

The Sri Lanka T-20 cricket team currently touring Australia was welcomed by the  High Commissioner and staff of the  Sri Lanka High Commission in Canberra on 24th October 2019. Several Sri Lanka cricket clubs joined the event.

While welcoming the cricket team, its   management and coaching staff, the High Commissioner J.C. Weliamuna highlighted the contribution of cricket,  the most popular sport,   to strengthen relationship between   Sri Lanka – Australia. The High Commissioner requested all   Sri Lankan cricketers and   cricketing legends to play a prominent role in promoting Sri Lanka’s tourism and investments.

During the tour,  Sri Lanka  team plays  a  friendly T20 (  20 over match)  with the Australian Prime Minister’s XI , on Thursday, 24 October 2019 at Manuka Oval cricket ground  in Canberra.

Sri Lanka team will also  play three T20 Internationals in Adelaide, Brisbane and Melbourne on October 27, 30 and November 01.


24 October 2019

Sri Lanka High Commission, Canberra

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