Sinhalese Sports Club

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Sinhalese Sports Club
One-day name: Sinhalese Sports Club
Captain: Sri Lanka Thilina Kandamby
Coach: Sri Lanka Avishka Gunawardene
Founded: 1899
Home ground: Sinhalese Sports Club Ground
Capacity: 10,000
Premier Trophy wins: 31 (including 3 shared)
Premier Limited Overs Tournament wins: 5
Twenty20 Tournament wins: 1 (2005–06)
Official website: www.ssc.lk

The Sinhalese Sports Club is a first-class cricket club in Sri Lanka. Sinhalese is the most successful club in Sri Lankan domestic cricket, having won the Premier Trophy a record 31 times to 2013.

History[edit]

A Test match between Sri Lanka and England at the SSC Ground, Colombo, March 2001.

Please refer Sinhalese Sports Club Ground or www.ssc.lk

Honours[edit]

  • Premier Trophy (31) – 1938–39, 1939–40, 1943–44, 1944–45, 1946–47, 1947–48, 1948–49, 1949–50, 1951–52, 1958–59, 1959–60, 1961–62, 1966–67, 1968–69, 1971–72, 1972–73, 1973–74, 1974–75, 1977–78, 1983–84, 1985–86*, 1986–87, 1988–89*, 1989–90, 1990–91, 1992–93, 1994–95*, 1997–98, 2005–06, 2007–08, 2012–13

(Shared trophies designated a * )

Notable players[edit]

Players who have represented Sri Lanka at Test cricket

Current squad[edit]

References[edit]

  • Wisden Cricketers Almanack (annual)

External links[edit]