Shelinda crowned Best Athlete at ISAC Meet

16 Feb 2020 - 0     - 53

Shelinda Jansen of Gateway College, Colombo was crowned as the Best Overall Athlete at the 20th International Schools’ Athletics Championships (ISAC) which concluded at the Sugathadasa Stadium in Co


Navy host Kandy in Welisara

14 Feb 2020 - 0     - 22

Navy Sports Club will host Kandy Sports Club in their league fixture scheduled to be worked off at Welisara tomorrow (15).


Cops gun down Airmen

14 Feb 2020 - 0     - 18

Police SC’s fly-half Yohan Peiris inspired his team to a crucial 29 – 12 victory over Air Force SC in the ongoing Dialog Inter-Club “A’ Division League second-round encounter worked off at Pol


Nine meet records shattered on day one

14 Feb 2020 - 0     - 60

Shelinda Jansen and Sadeepa Henderson, both from Gateway College, Colombo matched each other to clock a time of 24.60 seconds in the Under-20 Girls’ 200m event on the first day of the 20th Internati


Havies secure narrow win

14 Feb 2020 - 0     - 32

Havelock Sports Club resisted a late onslaught from CH & FC to claim a narrow 40 (4 tries, 4 conversions, 4 penalties) to 37 (6 tries, 2 conversions, 1 penalty) victory in their Dialog Rugby League fi


Sooriyapperuma out with fractured finger

13 Feb 2020 - 0     - 16

Police SC flanker Udara Sooriyapperuma has been ruled out of their second round league fixture against Air Force SC scheduled to be worked off at Police Park this evening (14).


Bangladesh secures historic U-19 WC Trophy

09 Feb 2020 - 0     - 116

A stubborn unbeaten knock of 43 by Skipper Akbar Ali helped Bangladesh Under-19 record a three-wicket win over the defending champions India Under-19 in their rain-hit ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup f


CH claim cliffhanger

09 Feb 2020 - 0     - 39

CH & FC staged a stunning second half onslaught to claim a thrilling 26 (2-tries, 2-conversions, 4-penalties) -25 (3-tries, 2-conversions, 2-penalties) victory over Navy Sports Club at Welisara today


Police eyeing quick turnaround after Navy slipup

07 Feb 2020 - 0     - 23

Police SC will go up against Havelock SC in their second-round clash of the Dialog Inter-club League Rugby Tournament 2019/20 at Police Park in Colombo tomorrow (08).


Police regain FA Cup after 11 years

07 Feb 2020 - 1     - 28

Police Sports Club regained the Vantage FA Cup 2019 after a gap of 11 years when they beat Saunders 6 – 5 on a penalty shootout after the final played under lights at Racecourse ground ended in a 1


CR trounce Airmen 53 – 15

07 Feb 2020 - 0     - 38

CR and FC commenced the second round of the Dialog Rugby League 2019/20 with a thumping 53 – 15 win over Air Force Sports Club at Longden Place today (07).


Kandy hands Darling a rare start

07 Feb 2020 - 1     - 68

Kandy Sports Club has given prop Ashan Darling a rare start ahead of their Inter-Club clash against Army Sports Club at Welisara tomorrow (08).


What went wrong for SL U-19s?

07 Feb 2020 - 0     - 133

The Sri Lanka Under-19 team may not have won a single title in the tournament’s 22-year history, but there was this feel-good factor about the juniors ahead of this year’s ICC Under 19 World Cup i


Taylor-made victory as Black Caps down India in run-fest

05 Feb 2020 - 0     - 39

An unbeaten century from veteran batsman Ross Taylor powered New Zealand to a stunning four-wicket win over India in the first one-day international in Hamilton today (05).


Sri Lanka lose U-19 Plate Final by 152 runs

03 Feb 2020 - 0     - 62

Dan Mousley and Lewis Goldsworthy helped England U-19 to clinch the Plate title of the U-19 ICC World Cup cricket tournament as the duo combined to steer the side to record a convincing 152-run win ov


Bumrah sparks India win over NZ to sweep T20 series 5-0

03 Feb 2020 - 0     - 41

Jasprit Bumrah produced a master-class in limited overs bowling to lead India to a seven-run victory over New Zealand in their fifth Twenty20 international in Mt. Maunganui yesterday (02) and a 5-0 sw


Inspired Navy topple Police 44-24

03 Feb 2020 - 0     - 67

Navy Sports Club produced an inspired performance to beat the fancied Police Sports Club by 44 points (six tries, four conversions and two penalties) to 24 points (four tries and two conversions) in t


Kandy outclass CH and FC 45-15

02 Feb 2020 - 0     - 56

Kandy Sports Club pulled off a superb 45 points (six tries, six conversions and one penalty) to 15 points (two tries, one conversion and one penalty) win over CH and FC in their Inter-Club ‘A’ Div


Army gun down Airmen 28-13

31 Jan 2020 - 0     - 27

Army Sports Club left it late to gun down Air Force Sports Club 28 (five tries, one penalty) – 13 (one try, one conversion, one penalty) with three late tries at Ratmalana today (31).


Mendis ton helps SL draw second Test

31 Jan 2020 - 0     - 44

Kusal Mendis struck an unbeaten century as Sri Lanka batted out the fifth day of the second and final Test against Zimbabwe at the Harare Sports Club today (31) to claim a draw and a 1-0 series win.


CR set sights on second spot

31 Jan 2020 - 0     - 46

Youthful CR & FC could climb up to second spot in the points table should they beat Havelock Sports Club in their Dialog League encounter set to be played at Longden Place tomorrow (01).


Super Over agony continues for NZ in fourth T20 v India

31 Jan 2020 - 0     - 26

Virat Kohli inflicted more Super Overs misery on New Zealand as he helped India to a second successive victory in sudden death to win the fourth Twenty20 international in Wellington on Friday.


Zimbabwe victory push in second Test frustrated by rain

31 Jan 2020 - 0     - 14

Heavy rain and bad light in the afternoon frustrated Zimbabwe’s push to build a match-winning position on the fourth day of the second Test against Sri Lanka in Harare on Thursday (30).


’’Don’t expect me to perform like I did before retirement”, jokes Sanga

31 Jan 2020 - 0     - 150

Former national cricket captain Kumar Sangakkara yesterday quipped that fans would likely be left disappointed if they expected him to be in the same vein of form he enjoyed before his international r


Yoshitha set for Navy reunion

31 Jan 2020 - 0     - 391

Former Sri Lanka rugby captain Yoshitha Rajapaksa is set for a dramatic return to Navy Sports Club as he is expected to make his first appearance of the ongoing season against Police Sports Club on Su


Sharma’s sixes help India beat NZ in third T20 to clinch series

29 Jan 2020 - 0     - 45

Rohit Sharma belted two sixes off the final two deliveries of a Super Over to give India victory in the third Twenty20 international against New Zealand at Seddon Park in Hamilton on Wednesday and cli


Gateway retains Neville de Alwis – Ralph Alles Trophy

28 Jan 2020 - 0     - 37

Gateway College, Rajagiriya retained the Neville de Alwis – Ralph Alles Challenge Trophy when they beat S. Thomas’ College, Mt. Lavinia 1-0 in their second annual football encounter worked off at


England thump South Africa in fourth Test to win series 3-1

27 Jan 2020 - 0     - 27

Ben Stokes and Mark Wood made a double strike shortly before tea, breaking stubborn South African resistance and setting up a 191-run win for England on the fourth day of the fourth and final Test at


South Africa docked six points, 60 percent of fee for slow play

27 Jan 2020 - 0     - 14

South Africa were docked six World Test Championship points and fined 60 percent of their match fee on Monday for a slow over rate during their 191-run fourth Test defeat by England.


Army BC regains Men’s National Boxing Title

27 Jan 2020 - 0     - 19

Army BC and MAS Unichela BC emerged Men’s and Women’s champions respectively at the 94th National Boxing Championship which concluded at the Royal MAS Arena Boxing Ring.