Festival of Cricket (FOC) 2019 Promotional evening

The Promotional evening of the Festival of Cricket 2019, celebrating its 31st anniversary was held on Friday 24th May at the Sri Lankan High Commission in Hyde Park Gardens in London. The event commenced around 6:30 p.m. The FoC committee was honoured by the presence of H.E. the High Commissioner of Sri Lanka Ms. Manisha Gunasekera, Mr. Sugeeshwara Gunaratna, the Deputy High Commissioner, representatives from our Sponsors in the UK, the delegates who were representing Sponsors from Sri Lanka, Chairmen of FOC Sub-Committees, Past Presidents, FoC Committee members and Guests.

The event was commenced by H.E. the High Commissioner of Sri Lanka Ms. Manisha Gunasekera by addressing the gathering followed by the speeches by Festival of Cricket 2019 main sponsors. Finally, then the President of FoC, Mr. Kapila Mallikarachchige delivered a speech by thanking the sponsors for all the support they have extended to FoC 2019 and thanked the Sri Lankan High Commission for fabricating all the necessary arrangements to make the event a success.

The gathering was followed by refreshments and a networking session.

Photographs by Nalin Mallawala

Praneeth Hettiarachchi
FoC 2019 - Media

FoC 2019:
Date: 7th of July 2019
Venue: Hainault Recreation Ground, Forest Road, Hainault, Essex, IG6 3HX

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H.E. the High Commissioner of Sri Lanka Ms. Manisha Gunasekera addressing the audience


Hon President, Mr. Kapila Mallikarachchige addressing the audience


Master of Ceremony, Mr. Wasantha Perera (Secretary) addressing the audience


Mr. Manoj Gunawardena, Regional Head Europe & Americas SriLankan Airlines addressing the audience


Mr. Nilantha Menerapitiya, Bank of Ceylon - Manager UK addressing the audience


Mr. Tarrin Constantine, Managing Director of Constantine Associates addressing the audience


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Hon President, Mr. Kapila Mallikarachchige presenting the invitation to H.E. the High Commissioner of Sri Lanka Ms. Manisha Gunasekera to be the Chief Guest


Vice president, Mr. Krishan Bulathsinhala presenting the invitation to the Deputy High Commissioner Mr. Sugeeshwara Gunaratna


Hon Secretary, Mr. Wasantha Perera presenting the invitation to Mr. Manoj Gunawardena, Regional Head Europe & Americas SriLankan Airlines


Hon Treasurer, Mr. Konesh Govindarajah presenting the invitation to Mr. Nilantha Menerapitiya, Manager UK, Bank of Ceylon


Asst Treasurer, Mr. Rex Fernando presenting the invitation to Mr. Tarrin Constantine, Managing Director of Constantine Associates


Mr. Mohamed Niyas (Business Chairmen) presenting the invitation to Mr. Kalai Varnan, Universal suppliers


Mr. Methsiri Wijeratna (Event Manager) presenting the invitation to Mr. Allen Jeyakumar, Owner Manager, Ruusi Restaurant


Mr. Suminda Ekanayake (Trade Chairmen) presenting the invitation to Mr. Gunapalan Vamathevan, Owner Manager, BL Lettings


Mr. Shaukat Mamujee (Fund Raising Chairmen) presenting the invitation to Mr. Rohan Vithranage, BVS Mortgages and financial services


Mr. Praneeth Hettiarachchi (Media chairmen) presenting the invitation to Mr. Jasal Marzook, Director, Dasa Consultant Ltd


Mr. Nipuna Weerakoon (Marketing chairmen) presenting the invitation to Mr. Neranga Perera, Tilmax



FoC 2019 Sponsors


FoC 2019 executive officials with H.E. the High Commissioner of Sri Lanka Ms. Manisha Gunasekera


FOC Past Presidents


FoC 2019 Chairmen



Audience