Aaqil youngest to officiate at Bradby

29 May 2019 - 0     - 213

The Sri Lanka Society of Rugby Football Referees has named Aaqil Jamaldeen as the Referee for the first-leg of the 75th annual Bradby Shield game between Royal College and Trinity College which is sch


Schools Rugby to be played as schedule

24 May 2019 - 0     - 94

The second-round matches of the Inter-Schools Under-19 League Rugby Tournament which was postponed due to unavoidable circumstances will recommence from May 31.


Selectors shocked as Saranga pulls out of squad

24 May 2019 - 0     - 779

Sri Lanka National Rugby Selectors were stunned today (24) to read an e-mail from the most experienced player of the Fifteen-A-Side Squad, Sajith Saranga stating that the 29-year-old is unable to take


Gunarathne confident of Asian success

24 May 2019 - 0     - 186

Sri Lanka’s youngest fifteen-a-side captain Omalka Gunarathne is confident of what appears to be a very young side ahead of their Asia Championship campaign which gets underway in Chinese Taipei lat


Selectors put faith in Army duo Bandara, Dikkumbura,

24 May 2019 - 0     - 256

Kandy scrum-half Roshan Weeraratne who missed the Malaysian friendly matches, has returned to Sri Lanka fifteen-a-side squad ahead of their Asia Championship campaign in Chinese Taipei later this mont


Sharmal clinches men’s open title

23 May 2019 - 0     - 62

Top seeded player Sharmal Dissanayake clinched the Clay Court Tennis Nationals singles title on Thursday (23) with a convincing straight sets 6/4, 6/2 win over defending champion Dineshkanthan Thangar


SL Netball Squad leaves for Botswana

21 May 2019 - 0     - 159

The Sri Lanka Netball Squad left for Botswana yesterday (20) to participate in a series of international matches over the next few weeks.


Doubts over Schools Rugby resumption

21 May 2019 - 0     - 120

The possible resumption of the Inter-Schools Under-19 League Rugby Tournament second-round matches have been put under a serious doubt with the Sri Lanka Schools Rugby Football Association (SLSRFA) st


SL confident of winning Gold at Beach Volleyball

20 May 2019 - 0     - 204

Sri Lanka are confident of winning the Men’s and Women’s Gold Medals in the South Asian Games (SAG) Beach Volleyball Tournament which will be worked off in Kathmandu, Nepal in December.


Coaches from Iran to help SL wrestlers

17 May 2019 - 0     - 37

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     - 192

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     - 55

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     - 77

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     - 100

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 - 1     - 38

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     - 33

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     - 39

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     - 532

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     - 135

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     - 1093

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     - 528

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     - 165

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)


Disappointing returns for Sri Lanka on second day

22 Apr 2019 - 0     - 92

Sri Lankan athletes produced uninspired performances at the 23rd Asian Athletic Championships in Doha yesterday, with two of the prime hopes for medals finishing outside the podium.


SLR names pool for tour of Malaysia

12 Apr 2019 - 0     - 230

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     - 102

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     - 150

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     - 230

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     - 138

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     - 259

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     - 175

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.