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Pak in SL: Angelo bent on giving a better on field show at 3rd ODI

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July 19, 2015 03:00 am

The Sri Lankan cricketers would get an opportunity to showcase their talents to the newly appointed ICC President Zaheer Abbas on Sunday (19), when the iconic past Pakistani cricke...


Basketball: Old Antonians retain Cager title at Masters Schools tourney

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July 19, 2015 12:00 am

Old Antonians Wattala retained the 2nd Masters Basketball Sri Lanka Schools Old Boys Basketball Championships 2015 Men’s Over 35 title, as they beat the Old Bens, Kotahena, 63/56...


Rugby: Women’s Inter-Club 7s at Havelocks on Sunday

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July 18, 2015 10:06 pm

The Inter-Club Women’s 7s Rugby Tournament 2015 will be held at Havelock SC grounds commencing from 12.00noon on Sunday (19) .   12 teams will vie for the title with t...


Football: Sri Lanka vs Maldives Women’s International Friendly at Kelaniya on Sunday

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July 18, 2015 09:59 pm

The Women’s International Friendly between Sri Lanka President’s XI and Maldives will be played at the FFSL Football Complex in Kelaniya on Sunday (19) at 3.30pm.   ...


Tennis: Lebanon win Davis Cup Doubles to cut down series deficit

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July 18, 2015 09:00 pm

The Lebanon pair, Hady Habib and Giovani Samaha won the doubles encounter on day two of the Sri Lanka–Lebanon Davis Cup Group II Asia Oceania Zone Relegation tie played at the SL...


Cricket: ICC President Zaheer Abbas in Sri Lanka

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July 18, 2015 07:29 pm

The incumbent President of the International Cricket Council (ICC), Zaheer Abbas will arrive in Sri Lanka today (18) upon an invitation made by the Interim Committee Chairman of Sr...


Golf: Arvind and Roshani win Pin and Pam Fernando titles

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July 18, 2015 06:45 pm

Arvind Fernando played consistent golf throughout the week and emerged the worthy winner of the Pin Fernando Trophy 2015 defeating Ravindra Wijegunaratne, another young golfer with...


Tennis: Sharmal and Harshana win Davis Cup Singles against Lebanon

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July 18, 2015 06:00 am

Sri Lanka’s top seed duo Sharmal Dissanayake and Harshana Godamanne won their singles games to take the Davis Cup Group II Asia Oceania Zone Relegation tie lead 2-0 against Leban...


Volleyball: 18th Asian Men’s Championship in Tehran

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July 18, 2015 03:00 am

Sri Lanka will be one of the 17 countries participating at the 18th Asian Volleyball Men's Championship 2015 which is scheduled to be held in Tehran, Iran from July 29 to August 9....


Athletics: Walala A. Ratnayake NS wins Zonal Championship

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July 18, 2015 12:00 am

Walala A. Ratnayake National School emerged champions in both girls and boys categories at the Zonal Athletic Championship Provincial Sports Meet held at Bogambara Stadium in Kandy...


Karate: Taekwon-Do demonstration on July 20

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July 17, 2015 09:00 pm

In order to revive Taekwon - Do Sport which was introduced in 1976 by Master Cyril Antony, a Taekwon-do Demonstration will be held on Monday (20) at 6.30pm at the Kithusevana Hall ...


Athletics: Rajapaksa and Kumarasiri reach next level at IAAF WYC in Cali

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July 17, 2015 04:55 pm

Two athletes Darshana Rajapaksa and Chamal Kumarasiri reached the next stage of the respective events after the first day heats of the IAAF World Youth Championships in Cali, Colom...


Golf: Aravind reaches Pin Fernando Trophy final

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July 17, 2015 02:00 pm

Aravind Fernando played excellent golf and showed his nerve and talent when he out smarted Ishira Fernando a rising young star 2 and 1 to enter the final of the 2015 Pin Fernando T...


Tennis: Dissanayake and Godamanne in action as Davis Cup sets off today

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July 17, 2015 11:06 am

Sri Lanka’s top seed tennis players Sharmal Dissanayake and Harshana Godamanne will be in action as the Davis Cup Group II Asia Oceania Zone Relegation tie between Sri Lanka and ...


Athletics: Air Force sprinter Nimali promoted

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July 16, 2015 10:00 pm

Sprinter Nimali Liyanarachchi, who won four medals, including three golds at the 21st Asian Athletic Championship and Asian Grand Prix held in Thailand, has been promoted in ranks ...


Athletics: Inaugural ORAC Championship on August 1

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July 16, 2015 06:00 pm

The Old Royalists’ Athletic Club (ORAC) will come out with their inaugural Quadrangular Athletics Championship with the participation of four leading schools on August 1. &nbs...


Golf: Aravind wins in 2nd sudden-death Hole

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July 16, 2015 02:33 pm

Aravind Fernando survived a real test as he set himself in the semi-final against Ishira Fernando in the qualifying round of the Pin Fernando Trophy 2015 at the Royal Colombo Golf ...


Tennis: Sri Lanka takes on Lebanon in must-win Davis Cup tie

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July 16, 2015 03:00 am

Sri Lanka will take on Lebanon in a must win Davis Cup by BNP Paribas Asia/Oceania Zone Group 11 tie at the Sri Lanka Tennis Association (SLTA) courts at Greenpath on June 17, 18 a...


Football: SL Masters XI to take on Vathiry Diamonds in friendly game

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July 16, 2015 12:00 am

The Sri Lanka Masters XI football side will take on Vathiry Diamonds from Vadamarachchi at the Jaffna Central College ground on Saturday (18) at 4.30pm.   The aim of the...


Cricket: SLC appoints new coach, physio to women’s team

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July 15, 2015 09:00 pm

Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) announced today (15) of two new appointments with immediate effect to the Sri Lanka women’s cricket team.   Former national cricketer Lanka de ...


Pak in SL: Rain delays second ODI, possible start at 3.00pm

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July 15, 2015 02:44 pm

The second ODI between Sri Lanka and Pakistan has been delayed due to rain and wet ground conditions at Pallekele.   Pakistan won the toss and elected bat but the game w...


Pak in SL: Pakistan opts to bat in second ODI at Pallekele

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July 15, 2015 02:13 pm

Pakistan has won the toss and will bat against Sri Lanka in the second ODI of the five-match series which will begin shortly at Pallekele today (15).   Sri Lanka has mad...


Golf: Aravind Fernando reaches Pin Fernando quarters

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July 15, 2015 11:03 am

Top qualifier Aravind Fernando sailed in to the quarter-final round with a walkover from Chandana Gunasekera, without playing a single hole in the Pin and Pam Fernando Trophy Pre-q...


Basketball: Kingswood College wins first major title

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July 15, 2015 03:00 am

Kingswood College Kandy claimed their maiden major title in basketball when they bagged the Central Province Boys’ Under-19 Basketball Championship.   Kingswood beat C...


Hockey: Seetha Devi GS beat visiting Queensland College 2-0 in friendly game

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July 15, 2015 12:00 am

Seetha Devi Girls’ School Kandy beat Queensland College Hertfordshire of England 2-0 in a friendly hockey game played at the University ground in Peradeniya on Monday (13). &n...


Basketball: St. Joseph’s beat Ananda to win Schools Under-17 championship

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July 14, 2015 09:00 pm

St. Joseph’s College beat Ananda College 47-34 to win the All-Island Schools Under-17 Basketball Championship played at the St. Josephs’ College Basketball Court in Colombo on ...


Cricket: ECB approach Mahela Jayawardene for England coaching stint

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July 14, 2015 06:00 pm

Former Sri Lanka skipper Mahela Jayawardene has been approached by the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) for a coaching stint with the England team as a consultant according to...


Rugby: Ratwatte double secures MAS ‘A’ Mercantile 7s title

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July 14, 2015 03:00 pm

MAS Holdings ‘A’ beat Access Group 10-7 in a stunning game to win the 46th Mercantile Rugby 7s Championship at the CR&FC ground in Longdon Place on Sunday (12).   ...


U-20 Rugby: Lalith Athulathudali MV beat Mahanama to win Premier Trophy

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July 14, 2015 12:00 pm

Lalith Athulathmudali MV Mt. Lavinia beat Mahanama College 17-14 to win the Schools Under-20 Milo Premier Trophy Knockout Rugby Championship at the Royal Sports Complex on Monday (...


U-20 Rugby: Science stuns Isipathana to bag President’s Trophy Knockout title

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July 14, 2015 10:45 am

Science College produced a stunning performance to snatch the Schools Under-20 Milo President’s Trophy Knockout Rugby Championship beating defending champions Isipathana College ...




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