Sri Lanka Crown casino resort fields cricket ambassadors

Directory launched in the presence of Jagath Perera, CA Sri Lanka President, Manil Jayesinghe, CA Sri Lanka Vice President, Harsha Basnayake, Ernst & Young Asia Pacific Transaction Advisory Managing Partner, Aruni Rajakarier, Chairperson of the CA Sri Lanka Women Empowerment Committee, Anoji De Silva, Alternate Chair of the Women Empowerment Committee and Dulani Fernando, CA Sri Lanka CEO

Oct 21, 2013 (LBO) – A proposed casino resort in Sri Lanka by James Packer’s Crown group has appointed as its ambassadors, Australian cricket captain Micheal Clarke and Vivien Greig, whose husband Tony is a household name in the island. Crown group is building what it calls a landmark iconic resort by the side of Colombo’s Beira Lake. The 400 million US dollar resort will have a luxury hotel, dining, entertainment and gaming facilities.

It promises a water feature by California-based WET Design, the same firm that built the The Dubai Fountain.

Crown Sri Lanka (WET Designs) from Crown Sri Lanka on Vimeo.

Packer’s family business group has a long association with cricket.

His father Kerry along with South African-born Tony Greig is credited with changing the face of cricket by starting a World Series in 1977 defying the cricketing establishment and signing up players in secret.

The move cost Greig his England captaincy. Packer however si