Chairman of the ICC arrives in the Island


A group of delegates along with the Chairman of the ICC Shashank Manohar arrived in the island yesterday (August 22) for a 04-day official visit. The ICC Chairman and the delegation met the Sports Minister Harin Fernando this morning (August 23).

The delegation will also meet the President of Sri Lanka Cricket and its Executive Committee. The ICC Chairman is making this visit following an invitation from Sri Lanka Cricket and was seen watching the 02nd days play of the 02 Test Match between Sri Lanka and New Zealand today.

ICC Chairman of Associates Imran Khawaja also accompanied Shashank Manohar. During the visit, the duo, along with the Sports Minister, are expected to inspect a land near the Homagama Mahinda Rajapaksa Grounds to construct an International Cricket Stadium.