From left: SLFFA Cricket Six-A-Side tournament 2019 Organising Committee Head Shavindra Dias, SLFFA Vice Chairman Dinesh Sri Chandrasekera, SLFFA Chairman Roshan Silva, Allianz Insurance General Manager Business Development Suresh Basnayake, Janashakthi Insurance Director/Chief Executive Officer Jude Fernando and Allianz Insurance Assistant General Manager – Bancassurance and Alternate Channels Thimira Manamendra
SLFFA Cricket Sixes, the Bi-Annual event of the Association will be held on Saturday 7 September at P Sara Stadium (Oval) from 8 a.m. onwards. This is the sixth tournament that the Association will host following five very successful events previously.
Allianz Insurance generously came in as the Main Sponsor for this tournament whilst Sri Lankan Cargo came in as Platinum Sponsors. Gold Sponsors for the event are Qatar Cargo, Maersk Lanka Ltd. and You Cab. Generous sponsorships have also been contributed by airlines, shipping lines and SLFFA member organisations.
The SLFFA Cricket Sixes is expected to draw a crowd of approximately 1,000 participants, guests and spectators, whilst those in attendance will include the top officials such as chairmen, managing directors, directors and CEOs of leading logistics and freight forwarding companies in Sri Lanka. A total of 48 teams comprising member companies have enthusiastically registered to take part in this event.
The carnival atmosphere at the grounds is ideal for the whole family as there will be a kiddies’ corner with bouncer castle, face painting and a live band with papare to entertain all in attendance. As always, the association has also organised various prizes and surprises for all.