Sri Lankan Cricket Award 2013 was held on September 10, 2013 at the Waters Edge Hotel in Baththaramulla. Sri Lanka Cricket Award is sponsored by Dialog. Kumar Sangakkara bagged "The Test Batsmen of the Year 2013" and "People's Player of the Year 2013" Awards. Cricket fans voted using SMS and Web to select the Peoples Player of the Year 2013. The best player of the year award was won by Rangana Herath. Dialog's Women Cricketerof the Year 2013 was Shashikala Siriwardane. Dinesh Chandimal won the Award as the Emerging Player of the Year 2013. It was not only Sangakkara winning two major awards this year. Rangana Herath shared the other award for test as the Best Test Bowler of the Year 2013. In One Day Internationals, Thilakarathna Dilshan was the best batsmen. Lasith Malinga won the Best ODI Bowler Award. Current Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews was selected as Best All Rounder in ODI.
There were few awards to media in this Dialog Sri Lanka Cricket Award 2013. Three awards were given in three language categories for outstanding achievement in media and they were won by Outstanding Achievement - Elmo Rodrigopulle, Daminda Wijesuriya and Nevil Anthony for English, Sinhala and Tamil media respectively. Senior announcer Mr. Palitha Perera was awarded with a Special Appreciation Award. Channa Perera won the Best Sports Journalist Award.
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