SLC reappoint Galappaththi as Matara District coach
Sri Lanka Cricket has re appointed Prasanna Galappaththi as district
coach Matara on the 15th of May 2012. Prasanna an old boy of St
Servatius College Matara has held this post since March 2008. He was
senior coach of Rahula College Matara and St Servatius College prior to
As district coach he has promoted the game in rural schools, has been
innovative in conducting first aid and physiotherapy work shops in all
schools that enter teams for the tournaments conducted by the Sri Lanka
Schools Cricket Association (SLSCA).
Has promoted ladies cricket and has been instrumental in convincing
SLC to uplift facilities in Matara. The four and a half month delay in
appointing district and provincial coaches by SLC did not deter Prasanna
from continuing with his vision of promoting the game in Matara.
He was seen at Uyanwatta stadium Matara engaged assisting national
curator Anuruddha Polonnowita in laying the new turf wickets.