Ceylonese Rugby & Football Club (CR & FC ) abandoning the Dialog Rugby League Match Police SC Vs CR & FC Match in Progress Without the Prior Consent of the Match Referee Played on 01st March 2020 at Police Park Colombo 05.
Sanctions Imposed by the Council of
Sri Lanka Rugby at the Emergency Council Meeting held on Monday 16th
March 2020 at SLR Office.
1. CR & FC is suspended from
participating in any further matches at the Dialog Rugby League 2020. They are
being suspended from playing the Dialog Rugby League final round 2nd
match against CH & FC and Dialog Rugby league Super Round matches.
2. Financial Penalty of Rs. 350,000.00 imposed on CR & FC
[This financial penalty has been imposed
taking into consideration the gravity of the violation and the fact that if CR
is imposed with a longer period of suspension it would tantamount to indirectly
prejudicing the rugby future of its players including 8 National players who
were not parties to this misconduct].
Sheik Hussain Manager CR & FC be suspended from participation in all forms
of the game of Rugby for a period of 12 weeks (12 Matches ) commencing from 13th
Omalka Gunaratne be suspended from
participating in all forms of the game of Rugby for a period 8 weeks of (8
matches ), which term is suspended for a period of 1 year commencing from 13th
March 2020. In the event of any future misconduct committed by Omalka Gunaratne
the said suspended term to become operative against Omalka Gunaratne from the
date of such Misconduct.
Match Commissioner Zaffarullau
Rhuman to be warned to be more specific and accurate in his reporting of
incidents to SLR in the future and he
has been warned to be accurate in submitting reports to the SLR in the future
Assistant Coach of Police SC SP
Lalith Leelarathne has been warned to corporate with the Match Officials if not
action to be taken against him according to the World Rugby Regulations and the
Sri Lanka Rugby Tournament Manual.
Sri Lanka Rugby