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U-19 Rugby: Science upset Wesley 26-21

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June 25, 2019 11:04 am

Science College recorded an upset 26-21 win against Wesley College in their Singer Schools League Rugby Championship Cup Segment match played at Ratmalana. At halftime S...


U-19 Rugby: Rajans edge Dons 14-13

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June 25, 2019 11:01 am

Dharmaraja College recorded a narrow 14-13 win against D.S. Senanayake College in their Plate Segment match of Singer Schools Rugby League Championship played at Nittawela. ...


Wushu: SLWF highly thrilled after Sri Lanka team bag 18 medals

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June 22, 2019 11:30 pm

A rich harvest of 18 medals were won by the Sri Lanka Wushu team at the recently concluded 8th World Kung-Fu Championship held in Emelshan, China.  In a highly cont...


Tennis: Two National teams fly out for International events

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June 22, 2019 10:28 pm

The Sri Lanka Tennis Association (SLTA) will be sending 2 teams overseas this weekend, to represent the country at 2 separate International Tennis Federation (ITF) events. ...


Carrom: Homeless CFSL driven from pillar to post

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June 22, 2019 10:26 pm

Just a few more days left before the Carrom Federation of Sri Lanka (CFSL) has to vacate its present headquarters in Kohuwala, as the Lease Agreement expires at the end of this ...


U-19 Rugby: St. Peter's edge St. Joseph's 23-21

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June 22, 2019 08:53 pm

St. Peter's College edged out traditional rivals St. Joseph's College 23-21 in their Cup Segment match of the Singer Schools Rugby League Championship played at Bambal...


U-19 Rugby: Royal stage late rally to demolish Pathana 19-6

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June 22, 2019 08:52 pm

After trailing in the first half Royal College unleashed their might through their hefty forwards in the second half, to clinch a convincing 19-6 win over Isipathana College ...


U-19 Rugby: Trinity down S. Thomas’ to retain de Saram Shield

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June 22, 2019 08:42 pm

Trinity College produced a superb second half rally to beat their traditional rivals S. Thomas’ College 17-11 in their Singer Inter-Schools Under-19 League Rugby Tournamen...


U-19 Rugby: Kingswood beat Zahira 19-14

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June 22, 2019 08:39 pm

Kingswood College survived fierce late rally from Zahira College before recording a thrilling 19-14 victory in their Inter-Schools Under-19 League Rugby Tournament Plate Segment...


Malinga steers Sri Lanka to thrilling win over England in World Cup

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June 21, 2019 11:10 pm

Sri Lanka pace bowler Lasith Malinga ripped through the England batting line-up with four wickets as the former champions handed the favourites a 20-run defeat in a low-scoring ...


Golf: Veteran Amarapadma takes Lectra GP lead after Round 3

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June 21, 2019 01:34 pm

Seasoned veteran amateur golfer N. Amarapadma took a slender One Stroke lead from B.A. Sanjeewa setting up another thrilling finish to the June Edition of the monthly Lectra Gra...


Rampaging Englishmen could target a 400 plus score against Sri Lanka

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June 21, 2019 09:14 am

The rampaging Englishmen may target a 400 plus score, something they missed by just three runs two days ago against Afghanistan, when they take on the hapless Sri Lankans, but s...


Golf: Chanaka Perera takes lead in Lectra GP at halfway mark

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June 20, 2019 12:36 pm

The reigning Sri Lanka Amateur golf champion M.U. Chanaka Perera took the lead after the second round of the June Edition of the Lectra Grand Prix played at the Nuwara Eliya Gol...


England thrashing of Afghanistan - a foreshadowing of things to come for Sri Lanka ?

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June 19, 2019 10:13 pm

After England amassed 397 runs against Afghanistan—the highest in the tournament so far, it is difficult to see how Sri Lanka’s ragged bowling attack might contain t...


Golf: Chanaka, Vinoth and Ranga joint leaders in June Lectra GP

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June 19, 2019 11:47 am

The ever popular Sri Lanka Golf Lectra Grand Prix June edition got underway at the beautiful, tight Nuwara Eliya Golf Club Course nestled within the Nuwara Eliya Town, conducted...


Motorsports: Countdown begins for country’s longest endurance karting challenge

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June 19, 2019 11:35 am

Sri Lanka Karting Circuit (SLKC) will mark yet another red-letter day in the country’s motor sport history as it prepares to hold the, first ever, 8-hour Endurance Karting...


Ex-Air Force Chief Roshan Goonetileke appointed SLC's Chief Security Advisor

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June 18, 2019 03:53 pm

Former Air Force Commander Roshan Goonetileke has been appointed as the Chief Security Advisor of Sri Lanka Cricket with effect from yesterday (Jun 17), SLC said in a ...


SLC acquires audio rights to live stream Cricket World Cup matches

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June 17, 2019 04:23 pm

Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) has acquired the Digital ‘Audio Rights’ to live stream the matches of the ongoing Cricket World Cup across the Sri Lankan region, SLC said in...


No sanctions by ICC on national team for missing post-match press conference : SLC

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June 17, 2019 03:54 pm

The International Cricket Council (ICC) will not impose any sanctions on the Sri Lankan team for not attending the post-match conference on Saturday, Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) sai...


Arjuna says strong middle-order batsmen needed to win matches for Sri Lanka

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June 17, 2019 01:06 pm

One-time world cup winning captain turned politician Arjuna Ranatunga has pointed out that the Sri Lankan team needs a strong middle-order batting line-up to strengthen its ...


U-19 Rugby: Zahira edge out Dharmaraja 13-12

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June 15, 2019 10:22 pm

Zahira College edged out Dharmaraja College 13-12 in a Plate Segment match of the Singer Schools Rugby League Championship played Nittawela on Saturday (15). Zahira led ...


U-19 Rugby: Brilliant Petes rally to beat Isipathana 27-21

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June 15, 2019 09:53 pm

After trailing at halftime by one point, St. Peter's College bounced back to record a stunning 27-21 win against Isipathana College in a Singer Schools Rugby League Champio...


U-19 Rugby: Trinity win second leg 24-13, but lose Bradby Shield

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June 15, 2019 09:46 pm

A totally unexpected, and uninhibited performance by a 15-man Trinity College team saw them get cold comfort by winning the second leg of the Bradby Shield 24-13 against Royal C...


ICC attempt to defend quality of tournament pitches and facilities dealt to Lankan team

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June 15, 2019 11:25 am

World Cup organizers desperately attempted to defend the quality of the tournament pitches and facilities following repeated complaints from Sri Lanka. By Champika Fer...


U-19 Rugby: Wesley end Joes' unbeaten run in Schools League

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June 14, 2019 06:14 pm

Wesley College brought St. Joseph's College's unbeaten record this season, to an end, with a narrow 15-13 win in a Cup Segment match of the Singer Schools Rugby League...


Lankan team keep fingers crossed for Nuwan’s return

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June 13, 2019 08:29 pm

Sri Lanka face a nervous wait to discover if seamer Nuwan Pradeep will be fit to take the field on Saturday for their fifth World Cup fixture against Australia here at the Surre...


Cricket: Charith Asalanka to lead Sri Lanka Emerging team in South Africa

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June 12, 2019 10:38 am

Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) appointed allrounder Charith Asalanka as captain of the Sri Lanka Emerging team that will tour South Africa from June 29. Sri Lanka Emerging team...


Carrom: Nishantha and Roshita win Western Province titles

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June 11, 2019 01:36 pm

Sri Lanka Navy (SLN) slicers Nishantha Fernando and Joseph Roshita, representing Colombo District, won the Men's and Women's championships at the Western Province (WP)...


Malinga to return to SL after today's match against Bangladesh : SLC

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June 11, 2019 12:27 pm

Sri Lanka's experienced fast bowler Lasith Malinga will return to Sri Lanka after today's match against Bangladesh as his mother-in-law has passed away, Sri La...


Football: FIFA officially calls off Sri Lanka vs Macau game

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June 11, 2019 10:58 am

The global governing body for football, FIFA, officially cancelled the FIFA World Cup and AFC Asian Cup qualification Match Day 2 match between Sri Lanka and Macau, scheduled to...




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