There have been fascinating rounds of early voting within the forty third Observer-SLT Mobitel Most Common Faculty Cricketers of the 12 months competitors because it enters the third week.
Though the Covid-19 pandemic badly affected all actions on the planet and all colleges’ sports activities actions right here too got here to a whole standstill from the second week of March, 2020, the forty third Observer-SLT Mobitel Faculty Cricketers of the 12 months has been held repeatedly.
This would be the fifteenth yr that SLT Mobitel is offering the monetary help to the oldest cricket awards present. Since SLT Mobitel joined palms with the Sunday Observer, it has set new requirements whereas inspiring different media organisations to have comparable contests.
Nonetheless, none of these aggressive cricket awards exhibits, together with the official one held by the varsity cricket authorities, have been held throughout the previous two years as a result of Covid-19 pandemic as their sponsors abandoned as a result of lack of regular mileage.
However the Sunday Observer grew to become the proud host of the one such awards ceremony throughout the pandemic interval as its sponsors – the SLT Mobitel, firmly backed it as a real company social accountability.
The Sunday Observer’s nice partnership with SLT Mobitel has gone from energy to energy as a result of enthusiasm proven by the Sri Lanka Telecom Group Chairman Rohan Fernando, a former Sri Lanka rower and ex-Vice President of the Nationwide Olympic Committee of Sri Lanka.