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Cricket: Ramanayake to replace Vaas with immediate effect

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January 26, 2015 12:00 pm

SLC fast bowling Coach Champaka Ramanayake is to replace the National fast bowling Coach Chaminda Vaas with immediate effect.   The recent bowling slump in the Lankan na...


Cricket: Malinga still on course to play in World Cup

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January 26, 2015 08:00 am

Sri Lanka team manager Michael de Zoysa has confirmed that fast bowler Lasith Malinga is still on course to play in the World Cup, which starts in Australia and New Zealand on Febr...


Cricket: Andri Berenger, now clad in Black and Ash in ICC World Cup

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January 26, 2015 04:00 am

Exactly five years ago former St. Peter’s College opener and wicketkeeper Andri Rafaello Berenger was in New Zealand representing Sri Lanka as a frontline batsman in the ICC Unde...


Carrom: Entries called for Junior Nationals

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January 26, 2015 12:00 am

The upcoming tournament conducted by the Carrom Federation of Sri Lanka, the 14th Junior National Carrom Championship will be held in mid-March at its headquarters in Maharagama. ...


MCA Cricket: Standard Chartered Bank and LB Finance reach Division ‘C’ final

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January 25, 2015 08:00 pm

A century by opening batsman, Charith Satharasinghe (113 in 119 balls, inclusive of 17 fours) put Standard Chartered Bank on the right side of the ledger with a heart stopping, las...


Athletics: Gampaha Masters Open Championship on February 28

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January 25, 2015 04:00 pm

Gampaha District Masters Athletics Association will conduct its All-Island Masters Open Athletics Championship on February 28 and March 1 at the Sirimavo Bandaranaike (Sri Bodhi) g...


Cricket: Renowned siblings at school level

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January 25, 2015 12:00 pm

Dressed in a spotless white shirt and a blue Tasso shorts when we walked through the gates of Ananda College at Paranawadiya, there was always a sense of pride.   On its...


Carrom: Schoolboys topple top seeds at National Championship

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January 25, 2015 08:00 am

Top seeds Nishantha Fernando and Lahiru Eshan were beaten at the 47th National Carrom Championship organised and conducted by the Carrom Federation of Sri Lanka. The event was work...


Badminton: Keen tussle at Badminton Association AGM on Monday

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January 25, 2015 04:00 am

The spotlight falls on the keen tussle for the Presidency at the Sri Lanka Badminton Association Annual General Meeting scheduled to be held on Monday (26) at the Badminton Headqua...


Tennis: Anika Seneviratne records upset win in ITF U-14 Junior Championship

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January 25, 2015 12:00 am

Second seed Anika Seneviratne of Sri Lanka created an upset to beat top seeded Mahin Qureshi from Pakistan 6/1 and 6/2 to win the ITF Under-14 Junior Singles Championships in Vietn...


Rugby: Sailors sink Soldiers 43-8

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January 24, 2015 09:00 pm

Navy Sports Club turned in a fine performance to drub the Army Sports Club by 43-8 in the Dialog Division ‘A’ League Rugby tournament second round match clash at Welisara today...


U-19 Cricket: Bangladesh beat Sri Lanka by 60 runs to level Youth ODI series 2-2

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January 24, 2015 08:21 pm

Bangladesh Under-19s bounced back with a back-to-back win to beat Sri Lanka Under-19s by 60 runs and level the five-match Youth ODI series 2-2 after the fourth game played at the R...


Rugby: Kandy plays perfect to beat Cops 37-3

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January 24, 2015 07:46 pm

Kandy Sports Club kept its hopes of claiming the Dialog Division ‘A’ League Championship intact after recording a clinical 37-3 win against Police Sports Club in a second round...


Cricket: National team sponsor launches official song for ICC World Cup

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January 24, 2015 04:00 pm

Sri Lanka cricket team sponsor, Dialog Axiata, launched 'Cricket Loka Kusalana Lankawe Ape Jathika Pathuma', the official wishing campaign of the Sri Lanka Cricket Team for the ICC...


U-19 Cricket: SLC names squad of 17 for remaining two Youth ODIs

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January 24, 2015 01:00 pm

Sri Lanka Cricket named a squad of 17 players to represent Sri Lanka Under-19s in the fourth and fifth Youth ODIs to be played on Saturday (24) and Sunday (25) against Bangladesh U...


Rugby: Airmen thrash Sharks 68-15 at Ratmalana

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January 24, 2015 11:35 am

Air Force Sports Club beat Hambantota Sharks by 68-15 in a second round match of the Dialog Division ‘A’ Rugby League match played at Ratmalana on Friday (23).   Air...


Rugby: Isipathana Beach Rugby Carnival on January 31

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January 24, 2015 12:00 am

A 7s Beach Rugby Carnival organised by 99 Batch of Isipathana College will be held on January 31 in the beachfront of Moonage Hotel in Mt. Lavinia.   Interested teams co...


Athletics: Sylvestrian Road Race on Sunday

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January 23, 2015 08:00 pm

The inter- school and inter-club Road Race conducted by the Old Boys Association, staff and Old Sylvestrian Sports Club will be held on Sunday (25). in Kandy.   The 10th...


U-20 Rugby: Schools season to kick off with All-Island 7s

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January 23, 2015 04:00 pm

The Schools Under-20 Rugby season organised and conducted by the Sri Lanka Schools Rugby Football Association will kick off with the All-Island Sevens on January 31.   T...


U-19 Cricket: Bangladesh keep series alive with thrilling win in third Youth ODI

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January 23, 2015 12:30 pm

The visiting Bangladesh Under-19s bounced back with a 39-run win against Sri Lanka Under-19s in the 3rd Youth ODI played at the R. Premadasa Cricket Stadium in Colombo on Thursday ...


SL in NZ: Record-breaking Elliot and Ronchi secure easy win for hosts in 5th ODI

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January 23, 2015 11:27 am

Two powerful tons from Grant Elliot and Luke Ronchi and a record-breaking partnership helped secure New Zealand an easy 108-run win against Sri Lanka in the 5th ODI played at Duned...


General: Public Services SC celebrates 68 years with many events

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January 22, 2015 06:00 pm

The Public Service Sports Club (PSSC) will celebrate its 68th anniversary this year in Kandy.   To celebrate the landmark event, the PSSC has organised a series of sport...


U-19 Cricket: Singer to continue its commitment to school tournaments

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January 22, 2015 01:57 pm

Singer Sri Lanka has agreed to continue their sponsorship of the tournaments conducted by the Sri Lanka Schools Cricket Association for the 2015 season.   In addition Si...


Archery: National Junior Championship next weekend

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January 22, 2015 06:00 am

The 4th National Junior Archery Championship will be held on January 31 and February 1 at the Colombo Archery Centre located the CR&FC Sports Complex in Longdon Place Colombo....


Archery: National Championship this weekend

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January 21, 2015 06:00 pm

The 15th National Archery Championships organised by the Sri Lanka Archery Association will be held this Saturday (24) and Sunday (25) at the Sports Ministry grounds in Torrington....


Rugby: SLRFU Treasurer resigns

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January 21, 2015 03:00 pm

Kiran Atapattu, the Treasurer of Sri Lanka Rugby Football Union (SLRFU) have resigned from his post citing financial irregularities caused by certain officials of the Union. &nb...


Chess: Kings’ Challenge from Friday

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January 21, 2015 12:00 pm

The 19th Kings’ Challenge organised by the Royal College Chess Society will be held from Friday (23) at the Royal College Auditorium in Colombo.   The three-day tourna...


U-19 Cricket: Asitha strikes to help Sri Lanka record thrilling win against Bangladesh

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January 21, 2015 09:58 am

Fast bowler Asitha Fernando grabbed six wickets as Sri Lanka Under-19s recorded a thrilling 4-run win against the visiting Bangladesh Under-19s in the second Youth ODI played at Co...


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...




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