Sports

General: Naven Dissanayake appointed Minister of Sports

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January 20, 2015 06:00 pm

Parliamentarian Navin Dissanayake was appointed as the Minister of Sports in addition to his portfolio of Minister of Tourism.   Navin is the a son of the late Minister ...


SL in NZ: Sri Lanka sends Seekkuge and Chameera to New Zealand

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January 20, 2015 03:00 pm

Spinning allrounder Seekkuge Prasanna and fast bowler Dushantha Chameera will join the Sri Lanka team in New Zealand.   Sri Lanka Cricket announced that it had sent Seek...


U-19 Cricket: Sri Lanka beat Bangladesh by 7 wickets in first ODI

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January 20, 2015 01:34 pm

A fine allround performance by skipper Charith Asalanka helped Sri Lanka Under-19s beat Bangladesh Under-19s by 7 wickets in the first Youth ODI played at Colts grounds on Sunday (...


SL in NZ: Williamson ton helps hosts take ODI series lead 2-1

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January 20, 2015 01:06 pm

New Zealand beat Sri Lanka by 4 wickets and took the lead of the 7-match ODI series 2-1 after the fourth match played at Nelson today (20).   Electing to bat first Sri L...


Cricket: Aussie media target spinners ahead of ICC World Cup

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January 19, 2015 12:00 pm

It seems that Sachithra Senanayake’s success on his comeback trail is giving the Australian press and may be some cricket authorities some worrying vibes.   Last week ...


Netball: Under-21 tournament to be staged from January 31

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January 19, 2015 08:00 am

In preparation for the Asian Youth Netball Championship which is likely to be held in mid year the Sri Lanka Interim Netball Committee will be staging an Under-21 Netball Tournamen...


Footgolf: Sri Lanka unaware of new sport to hit world by storm

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January 19, 2015 04:00 am

Two of the renowned sports of the world, football – the most popular, and golf -- the most richest; have merged lately to create an unexpected trend around the globe in the form ...


Rugby: A shot in the arm for rugby referees

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January 19, 2015 12:00 am

The Sri Lanka Society for Rugby Football Referees which was taken directly under the wing of the Sri Lanka Rugby Football Union and now headed by Chula Dharmadasa has finally found...


Table Tennis: All-Island Veterans Tournament on January 24

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January 18, 2015 09:00 pm

The Veterans All Island Inter Club Table Tennis tournament will be held at the S. Thomas’ College Sports Complex on January 24, 2015 commencing at 1.30pm.   The tourna...


Volleyball: TTSC Beach Volleyball on January 31

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January 18, 2015 06:00 pm

The 8th edition of the Travel Trade Sports Club, Beach Volleyball Championships 2014 will be held on Saturday, January 31, 2015 at the Paradise Island Beach Aluthgama.   ...




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