Tennis: Wheelchair warriors of a 'different' Tennis

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April 01, 2019 03:00 pm

Sri Lanka's nearly 3-decade 'civil war' killed many soldiers, while a large number ended up injured and disabled.  It has been a decade since the war...

NOC's 'gratuitous' struggle for independence

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April 01, 2019 12:00 pm

In an unprecedented move, the National Olympic Committee of Sri Lanka (NOCSL) which is recognised under the Sports Law has sought complete independence and autonomy claiming non...

Basektball: Under-18 Boys, Girls qualify for 3x3 World Cup, Asia Cup

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April 01, 2019 09:00 am

Newly introduced in Sri Lanka, 3x3 Basketball is going great guns, as the Sri Lanka Under (U)-18 Boys and Girls teams have qualified to play in the 2019 3x3 World Cup and 3x3 As...

Table Tennis: MAS emerge overcall champs of Mercantile Tournament 2019

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April 01, 2019 06:00 am

MAS continued their dominance in Mercantile Table Tennis (TT) when their Men's and Women's teams emerged 'A' Division Champions at the 62nd Inter Club League...

Athletics: Sri Lanka Defence Services complete 45 years in World Military Sports

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April 01, 2019 03:00 am

Founded in February 18, 1948 in Nice, France, the International Military Sports Council (CISM) is one of the largest multi-disciplinary organisations in the world.  ...

Indoor Cricket: Sri Lanka favourites at New Zealand-Asia Cup

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April 01, 2019 12:00 am

Sri Lanka Indoor Cricket team will leave for Singapore today to take part in the New Zealand-Asia Cup.  The six nation tournament, a 16 overs per side will be held ...

U-19 Cricket: Senadheera twins serve Trinity well

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March 31, 2019 09:00 pm

Ten members of a family turning out for their school cricket team in the course of a few years, is quite something, and stands to the eternal credit of the Ananda brothers from ...

Cricket: Galle claim Women's Super Provincial title

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March 31, 2019 06:00 pm

Team Galle emerged champions of the Women's Super Provincial Cricket Tournament 2019 conducted by Sri Lanka Cricket which concluded. Four teams namely Colombo, Gall...

Karting: Brandix Essentials wins Wurth Endurance Challenge 2019 at SLKC

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March 31, 2019 03:00 pm

Brilliant driving performance and exceptional teamwork by Team Brandix throughout the race led them to bag the top podium position at Sri Lanka’s first ever corporate kart...

SLC to conduct investigation into accident involving Karunaratne

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March 31, 2019 02:51 pm

Responding to the accident involving cricketer Dimuth Karunaratne, Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC), in a statement today (March 31) said an inquiry is to be conducted into the incident....

Football: Defenders FC look to retain Vantage FA Cup

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March 31, 2019 12:00 pm

Defenders FC will start as favourites to win the title once again as the Vantage FA Cup Football Tournament began with the first-round matches worked off island-wide from Saturd...

Netball: Lavanga dazzles as Visakha clinch Motwani Shield

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March 31, 2019 09:00 am

Lavanga Kaluarachchi produced a fine all-round performance to spearhead Visakha Vidyalaya, Colombo beat Sujatha Vidyalaya, Nugegoda in their inaugural Inter-School Netball Big M...

Motorsports: VW Beetle Owners Club celebrate 20 years of 'Pride of Ownership'

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March 31, 2019 08:00 am

The Volkswagen Beetle Owners Club have made arrangements to hold the 20th annual “Pride of Ownership” drive on Sunday (31).  This is a landmark event of...

Big Match: Sri Rahula beat Sumangala by 7 wickets

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March 31, 2019 07:00 am

Sri Rahula Vidyala, Katugastota rode on the shoulders of their bowling pair Dilshan Arambagedara and Akash Gardiyawasam, to record a comfortable 7-wicket win against Sri Sumangl...

Horseracing: Impressive entries for RTC season opener

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March 31, 2019 06:00 am

Two favourite runners have been forced to skip Sunday's (31) RTC Spring and Summer Raceday at the Racecourse in Nuwara Eliya, due to medical reasons, and their closest riva...

Big Match: Asoka beat President by 5 wickets

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March 31, 2019 05:00 am

Asoka Vidyalaya recorded a comfortable 5-wicket victory against traditional rivals, Presidents College Kotte in the 13th Battle of Golds Limited Overs Big Match played at the R....

Rugby: Women's Inter-Provincial 7s on Sunday

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March 31, 2019 04:00 am

The first rugby tournament for the year organised and conducted by the Women's Rugby Committee of the Sri Lanka Rugby, the Inter-Province Rugby Development 7s, will kick of...

Big Match: Kalutara beat Tissa Central by 5 wickets

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March 31, 2019 03:00 am

A match bag of eight wickets by Kavindu Jayawickrama and half tons by Krishan Viranga and Vivindu Silva helped Kalutara MV record a comfortable five wicket win over traditional ...

Big Match: STC Matara beat Servatius by 5 wickets

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March 31, 2019 02:00 am

An unbeaten 97-run stand for the sixth wicket between Hirantha Lakshan (45 not out) and Hirusha Jeewadith (44 not out) helped St. Thomas' College to a 5-wicket win in their...

Big Match: 39th Battle of the Gold at Kegalle ends in draw

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March 31, 2019 01:00 am

The 39th Battle of the Gold’s big match between traditional rivals St Mary’s Kegalle and Kegalu Vidyalaya played at the Kegalle Esplanade ended in a tame draw on Sat...

Big Match: DS dominate drawn game against Mahanama

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March 31, 2019 12:00 am

The 13th Battle of the Golds Big Match cricket encounter between D.S. Senanayake and Mahanama colleges ended in a tame draw at the P. Sara Oval in Colombo on Saturday (30), with...

U-19 Rugby: St. Joseph's edge Isipathana 18-17

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March 30, 2019 11:40 pm

St. Joseph's College shoved and charged their way through the Isipathana College defence to win 18-17, in a closely fought contest of a Singer Inter-Schools Under-19 Rugby ...

U-19 Rugby: Kingswood outsmart Maliyadeva 62-12

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March 30, 2019 11:20 pm

Kingswood College scored their second win the Singer Inter-Schools Under-19 Rugby League  season when they outplayed newcomers, Maliyadeva College by 62-12 at Nittawela in ...

U-19 Rugby: Trinity thrash Science 50-20

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March 30, 2019 11:00 pm

Trinity College returned to heavy-scoring ways when they scored a smashing 50-20 win against Science College in a Singer Inter-Schools Under-19 Rugby League Tournament match pla...

U-19 Rugby: St. Peter's stall Royal march with 12-8 win

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March 30, 2019 10:30 pm

Defending champions of Singer Inter-Schools Under-19 Rugby League Championship, Royal College, had to face the first defeat after 19 straight wins, when St. Peter's College...

U-19: Wesley survive late rally to beat Thomians 26-24

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March 30, 2019 09:51 pm

Wesley College survived a fierce late rally from S. Thomas’ College before recording a thrilling 26-24 win in their Singer Inter-Schools Under-19 League Rugby Tournament m...

U-19 Rugby: Antonians rally to beat Zahira 27-21

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March 30, 2019 09:50 pm

St. Anthony’s College rallied to beat Zahira College 27-21 in their Singer Inter-Schools Under-19 League Rugby Tournament match played at Maradana on Saturday (30). ...

Carrom: Chandima, Lakmali fly high at Grand Slam 2019

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March 27, 2019 09:00 am

Udesh Chandima and Chalani Lakmali of Sri Lanka Air Force flew high at the Grand Slam Carrom Championship 2019 organised and conducted by the Carrom Federation, worked off at th...

Dialog-ST 2019: Navod sends warning to others; creates huge lead

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March 27, 2019 06:00 am

All-Island Schools category leader Navod Paranavithana of Mahinda College Galle sent a stern warning to his rivals in the list, clearly to his closest, Pasindu Ushetti of Maris ...

Watersports: Veteran Surfers keen to make Panadura a beach recreation hub

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March 27, 2019 03:00 am

A legendary photograph, taken 51 years ago of three local surfers after tackling the ocean waves off the Pinwatta beach, near Panadura, was presented to Jie Jie Beach Hotel last...

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