Apsari Tillakaratne, who has been Acting as the co-ordinator of the Sri Lanka Women’s Cricket Team, to be promoted as the new Head of women’s Team, Cricket Age reliably learns.
“Few days ago, she met SLC President Thilanga Sumathipala and convinced him for the post” a top SLC official told Cricket Age.
Apsari, the wife of legendary former captain Hashan Tillakaratne, have done some reasonable service to the women’s team in her stint as the co-ordinator.
Even though the national women’s team has been in the sorry status since last two years, the team has regularly been playing international cricket both at home and overseas. After thrashing against Pakistan at home, now team will play a series against mighty India.