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Coaches from Iran to help SL wrestlers

17 May 2019 - 0     - 20

The Wrestling Federation of Sri Lanka (WFSL) is hoping to obtain the services of four top coaches from Iran to train the National Wrestling Squad in their preparation for the South Asian Games (SAG) w


Abzal, Herath pull out of National Pool

17 May 2019 - 0     - 119

Former Kingswood College, Police Sports Club and current Navy Sports Club playmaker Mohamed Abzal has pulled out from the training sessions for the Asian Rugby Championship which will take place in Ch


Gateway beat Royal to win WP ‘A Division’ Basketball Championship

17 May 2019 - 0     - 33

Gateway College won the U- 20 Western Province ‘A Division’ Basketball Championship beating Royal College, Colombo (31-26) in the final played at the Royal College court.


British coach to train SL archers

17 May 2019 - 0     - 60

The Sri Lanka Archery Association (SLAA) have successfully negotiated with the Ministry of Sports to regain the services of a foreign coach in their preparations for the South Asian Games (SAG) which


Schools Rugby to resume on June 1

16 May 2019 - 0     - 71

The postponed Inter-Schools Under-19 League Rugby Tournament second-round would resume next month with a card of three matches to be worked off in Colombo and in Kandy.


National Cycling Championships on August 11 and12

10 May 2019 - 0     - 29

The Cycling Federation of Sri Lanka has scheduled the National Cycling Championships to be held on August 11 and 12 in Colombo or Kurunegala.


Super League Round of Rupavahini VB tournament from May 13 to 20

10 May 2019 - 0     - 26

The Super League Round of the 33rd Rupavahini Volleyball Tournament will be held from May 13 to 20 at the National Youth Service Council (NYSC) Indoor Courts in Maharagama.


Request via Ministry to include Para Events for SAG 2019

08 May 2019 - 0     - 26

The Sri Lanka Paralympics Committee is to request the Ministry of Sports via the South Asian Games Federation to include several Para Sports events for the 13th South Asian Games (SAG) to be held from


Omalka replaces Weeraratne as XV’s Captain

30 Apr 2019 - 1     - 511

CR and FC number eight Omalka Gunarathne is set to lead Sri Lanka in the two friendly games against Malaysia later this week in a shocking turn of events within the last 24 hours.


Tuskers fly to Malaysia as Mithun returns.

30 Apr 2019 - 0     - 120

Former St. Peter’s College Captain Sandesh Jayawickrama has earned a place in the Sri Lanka fifteen-a-side squad ahead of the Asia Rugby Championship next month.


SLC stuns Avishka with demotion

27 Apr 2019 - 0     - 1057

Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) has given former Sri Lanka opening batsman Avishka Gunawardene the shock of his life as the 41-year-old has been demoted from his post as the head coach of the Sri Lanka ‘A


Sri Lanka finishes with solitary medal

24 Apr 2019 - 0     - 499

Sri Lanka finished their campaign with just a solitary medal in the 23rd Asian Athletics Championships which concluded at the Khalifa International Stadium in Doha, Qatar today (24).


Nilani misses medal by a whisker

23 Apr 2019 - 0     - 147

Sri Lanka’s Nilani Ratnayake missed out a medal by a whisker on the third day of the 23rd Asian Athletics Championships which continued at the Khalifa International Stadium in Doha, Qatar today (23)


SLR names pool for tour of Malaysia

12 Apr 2019 - 0     - 221

Sri Lanka Rugby (SLR) National Selectors yesterday named a 39-member pool for the upcoming tour of Malaysia and for the Asia Rugby Championship XV’s Division One which will be held in Chinese Taipei


Alcazaba eyeing a rare hat-trick

12 Apr 2019 - 0     - 91

Alcazaba, the 9-year-old seasoned mare, will be eyeing for a rare hat-trick at the RTC Governor’s Cup 2019, which will take place on April 15, post Sinhala and Tamil new year, at the Racecourse in N


SLBL Pro Basketball League from May 2

02 Apr 2019 - 0     - 124

The inaugural SLBL Pro Basketball League Tournament conducted by the Sri Lanka Basketball Federation (SLBF) and sponsored by Mobitel will commence on May 2 at the Sugathadasa Stadium and Sri Lanka Air


Petes out to end Royal’s unbeaten run

29 Mar 2019 - 0     - 215

St. Peter’s College will be determined to bring an end to Royal’s unbeaten record this season when they clash in a high profile Inter-Schools Under-19 League Rugby Tournament encounter at Bambalap


Joes-Pathana clash should be a blockbuster

29 Mar 2019 - 0     - 127

Two unbeaten teams, St. Joseph’s College and Isipathana College will clash in a vital Inter-Schools Under-19 League Rugby Tournament encounter at Havelock Park tomorrow (30). The kick-off is at 4.15


Petes gunning for glory

26 Mar 2019 - 0     - 217

St. Peter’s College who finished third last season were under all sorts of pressure even before the start of the ongoing season attracting some unwanted media attention for all the wrong reasons.


’Rugby awareness’ key for title chasing Pathana

26 Mar 2019 - 0     - 155

Isipathana College may not have had a great last season, but the Green Machine from Havelock Park would certainly be one of the favourites to win the title this season.


Kingswood target further improvement

26 Mar 2019 - 0     - 81

Kingswood College will look to build on their impressive league campaign in the last season where they finished fifth having returned to ‘A’ Division rugby.


Trinity thrive with ‘balanced squad’

26 Mar 2019 - 0     - 298

Trinity College, who suffered their first defeat in the current Inter-Schools Under-19 League Rugby Tournament last week at the hands of Isipathana College, would look to bounce back immediately with


Wesley rely on high-flying backs

26 Mar 2019 - 0     - 107

Wesley College who had an average last season will be determined to improve on their standings during the current Inter-Schools Under-19 Rugby Tournament.


RTC Spring and Summer Race Cup on Sunday

25 Mar 2019 - 0     - 61

The Royal Turf Club (RTC) is gearing up to put up an elegant show as the RTC Spring and Summer Race Cup will be held at the picturesque Nuwara Eliya Race Course on Sunday (31).


Thomians demolish Maliyadeva

25 Mar 2019 - 0     - 68

S. Thomas’ College Mount Lavinia demolished Maliyadeva College Kurunegala 38 points to 08 in the Singer Under 19 inter-school rugby encounter played at Mt Lavinia today (25) and in the process recor


St Peter’s cruise to easy win over Wesley

25 Mar 2019 - 0     - 60

St Peter’s College cruised to a convincing 35-22 win over Wesley College in their Under-19 Inter-Schools League Rugby Tournament encounter played at Longden Place yesterday (24).


Hapugoda heroics hand Havies Clifford Cup

25 Mar 2019 - 0     - 88

Scrum half Mithun Hapugoda rose to the big occasion once again as the former Mahanama College half back played a stellar role in leading Havelock Sports Club to what turned out to be their first Cliff


Joes cruise to fourth successive win

22 Mar 2019 - 0     - 105

St. Joseph’s College cruised to their fourth successive win in the Under-19 Inter-Schools League Rugby Tournament with a convincing 37-19 win against Trinity College in their match played at Haveloc


St. Joseph’s confront Trinity, close tussle expected

21 Mar 2019 - 0     - 49

Two top rugby playing schools St. Joseph’s College and Trinity College confront each other tomorrow (22) in what is expected to be a blockbuster with a close tussle for supremacy expected at Haveloc


Close encounter expected at Nittawela

21 Mar 2019 - 0     - 53

Without a single win out of their three games, the wounded Antonians will be getting their best chance when they host Science College at Nittawela tomorrow (22).