Gurusinha appointed Manager for National Team

28 February 2017 09:41 pm - 8     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}

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Former Sri Lankan batsman Asanka Gurusinha has been appointed as the Manager Cricket for the National Team of Sri Lanka.  

Gurusinha, a marketer by profession, was awarded the title of Deshabandu in 1996, for his role in the World Cup victory, and has since been domiciled in Australia for the past many years.

Gurusinha is a Level 3 certified Cricket Coach with many years of experience, and most recently served as the Consultant Regional Cricket Coach for Cricket Australia. 

  Comments - 8

  • Ram Wednesday, 01 March 2017 01:32 AM

    Huraaah for Guraa!

    kaboos Wednesday, 01 March 2017 08:24 AM

    honorable person with high dignity and credibility recognized after 21 long years, Nevertheless congratulations and best wishes.

    Desmond Jeromme Wednesday, 01 March 2017 09:25 AM

    At last SriLanka selected the right person as Manager.

    German Jacob Wednesday, 01 March 2017 09:27 AM

    We missed a great batsman to coach SriLanka long ago, but we are happy that "Guru" had come again as our Team Manager.

    Kiris Baba Amaray Wednesday, 01 March 2017 09:29 AM

    Welcome to SriLanka - One time, Master Batsman of our nation. Come on putha.... boost our team with the right guidance.

    Manuel Benjamin Wednesday, 01 March 2017 09:31 AM

    Putha, we still remember you every time you mingle with your T/shirt color. Correct? Put our team in right order son.

    S.J. Wednesday, 01 March 2017 02:35 PM

    A great cricketer, but has zero people skills!

    Bala Tuesday, 28 February 2017 09:56 PM

    Congratultions to a fine Sri Lankan - honoured at last by his country while Australia appreciated him all the while.


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