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Aug 25, 2019
Sri Lanka sports minister Harin Fernando says people involved in betting firms will be barred from SLCSri Lanka's cricket has been mired in corruption scandals in recent years, including claims of match fixing ahead of an international Test against England last year.
Mar 03, 2019
Sri Lanka Cricket secures release of $ 11.5 million withheld by ICC for eight monthsThe ICC froze the funds due to Sri Lanka after the country's government last year appointed an unelected official to run the sport following a bitter dispute between rival candidates.
Feb 21, 2019
Arjuna Ranatunga loses battle for Sri Lanka Cricket's vice-presidential seat in board's electionsRanatunga, 55, contested one of two vice-president posts but only came third in voting. His brother, Nishantha, who was nominated as secretary, was also defeated.
Jan 29, 2019
ICC urges Sri Lanka to come clean on corruption before amnesty expires to avoid expulsion from gameThe ICC said it had received a "positive response" after granting a 15-day amnesty this month for players, coaches or anyone else linked to the sport to come clean, free of the threat of punishment.
Jan 10, 2019
ICC grants 15-day amnesty to whistleblowers to come clean on corruption in Sri Lankan cricketThe International Cricket Council (ICC) on Wednesday announced a 15-day amnesty for whistleblowers who have previously failed to report corruption in the embattled sport in Sri Lanka, warning of five-year bans if they fail to come clean.
Dec 31, 2018
Sri Lanka rated most corrupt cricket nation in the world by ICC, says country's sports minister Harin FernandoThe International Cricket Council feels "Sri Lanka's cricket administration is corrupt from top to bottom", Harin Fernando said, adding that he had been shown a confidential report on the matter at a Dubai meeting.
Oct 21, 2018
Former South Africa captain Graeme Smith to deliver lecture at Jagmohan Dalmiya Annual Conclave in NovemberThe Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) will also celebrate the 25 years of installation of floodlights at the Eden Gardens.
Aug 01, 2018
Former Sri Lanka skippers Arjuna Ranatunga, Aravinda de Silva deny match-fixing allegations"We have never taken bribes and we have never fixed matches, Ranatunga told reporters in Colombo in the presence of de Silva. Both denied they had ever taken bribes to throw matches.
Jun 15, 2018
As Mahela Jayawardene declines Sri Lanka sports minister's offer, here's a detailed look at the mess SLC is inSri Lankan cricket administration continues to be in a state of deadlock, with the pending elections for the body that governs the sport in the country postponed yet again.
Jun 07, 2018
Sri Lanka to enact tougher laws, create special police to deal with match-fixing, says sports ministerSri Lanka will enact tougher laws and create a special police unit to deal with match-fixing following a TV documentary exposing global corruption in cricket, the sports minister said on Thursday.