Cricket and Cameras – the marvels of technology

How much has the quality of a live cricket telecast improved in the past decade? The broadcasts of the second most watched sport in the world have no doubt inproved by tenfold, providing the eager viewers with access to...

How St. Joseph’s College conquered Sri Lankan Schools Cricket circuit

On 9th May 2018 another championship was added to the St. Joseph’s College, Colombo 10 trophy cabinet in the Rector’s Office, when they were crowned Singer Under 19 Division 1 Cricket champions for the 2017/18 season after defeating Trinity...
SLC Spin Bowling Coach

SLC Spin Bowling Coach: 8 candidates for the job

Sri Lanka Cricket’s (SLC) coaching department is set for a major overhaul and a key talking point among those vacant positions is the role of a spin bowling coach. Sri Lanka Cricket set for coaching structure overhaul Sri Lanka Cricket's coaching...
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Lucian Wijesinghe, a golden voice in cricket broadcasting

Lucian Wijesinghe is a name synonymous with cricket commentary. Beginning his career at the SLBC, Wijesinghe has had an illustrious career in sports broadcasting, lending his voice to the BBC, SLBC and a host of other high-profile radio stations. The...

Mumbai Indians’ Sri Lankan wildcard for IPL 2018

The eagerly anticipated Indian Premier League(IPL) 2018 is set to kick-off on the 7th of April with what is expected to be a cracker of a contest between the defending champions Mumbai Indians and the returning Chennai Super Kings...

Candidates to become Sri Lanka’s next U19 Coach

Under 19 cricket is the feeder system to the national team in all parts of the world. Sri Lanka boasts a strong schools cricket system with a history of over 100 years but has failed to win the ICC...

Hasitha Boyagoda; the phenomenon

If you have been following schools cricket or youth ODI cricket during the past few months, Hasitha Boyagoda is probably a name you have come across quite often. Hasitha Boyagoda - heading the V.V.S. Laxman way? Some time back, former great...
Super provincial tournament

Discarded Provincial Players

The Super provincial tournament started today in two venues and ThePapare.com took a look at a few players who should have been given a chance to make it into the final 80 names of this ongoing tournament.Provincial Tournament to...

ICC going easy on the Aussies?

The fallout has continued from the ball tampering scandal that rocked Australian cricket last week as Cricket Australia stepped up their investigations on the events that have earned Steve Smith a one match ban and a 100% fine on...

Heroics and failures from 2017/18 domestic tournament

The Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) 2017/18 domestic tournament concluded on Sunday (25th March) when SSC beat their arch-rivals NCC in the Limited Overs grand finale. We take a look back at the top performers in all three formats, the surprise...

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