The fast improving Navy who are unbeaten in the Caltex A Plate League
championship defeated Kandy Youth by 20 points (a goal, two tries
and a penalty goal) to 9 (3 penalties) at Nittawela yesterday. (B.W)
By Annesley Ferreira
Body Building at long last has been rewarded and will be included
at the next Olympics. This decision has been taken by the World
of the Asian Body Building Federation (ABBF) M.W. Deen of the Republic
of Maldives has disclosed this to M. Kallia, Vice President of the
Sri Lanka Body Building Federation when they met in Colombo on July
27. This decision has been conveyed to the 2002 World Congress chaired
by Ben Weider, President of the world body.
taken at this congress was the hosting of the Asian Body Building
Championships in India next month where five countries including
Sri Lanka are scheduled to participate.
HK Junior Open Squash
Manojith Weerasuriya of S. Thomas' College Mt. Lavinia and the reigning
Under-17 Number 1 squash player will take wing to Hong Kong tomorrow
(August 5) to take part in the Hong Kong Junior Squash Tournaments
this year. He is being sponsored for this competition by the Nawaloka
Group of Companies.
Fei Quando self
A six month crash course in self defence and physical fitness will
take place from August 10 onwards at all training centres of Fei
Quando International conducted under the supervision of internationally
popular martial arts expert Grandmaster M. Hassen Khalid.
The crash course
in self defece will be for ladies, gentlemen, children above four
years of age up to 60 years and will be hed at: (1) - C.I.S. 15
A Rohini Road, Wellawatte on Mondays and Thursdays from 6 p.m. to
8 p.m. (2) - St. Joseph's College Sports Complex cum auditorium,
Darley Road, Maradana on Saturday mornings from 11 a.m. to 12.30
p.m., (3) - MICH, 115 Dematagoda Road, Colombo 9 on Sundays, Tuesdays
and Fridays from 6.30 p.m. to 8 p.m.
A large number
of senior Fei Quando instructors will assist in the programme. They
are: M. Nuzry Khalid (Brown Belt), M. Nuzky Khalid (Brown Belt),
A. Usama Naufel (Brown Belt), M.R.M. Nihmattullah (Brown Belt),
Chalitha Irandike Mudalige (Brown Belt), David Dallas Carvalho (Brown
Belt), S. Muthu (Brown Belt) and junior instructors M.N.M. Naseeth
(Amal International Fei Quando Club)
C Div. cager champs
Ceylinco Group emerged C Division champions in the 5-a-side Mercantile
Basketball Tournament when they beat Metropolitan Group 35-34 at
the Royal College Indoor Court.
were placed second in the Mercantile league competition. They lost
only to Delmege Forsyth (64-65) in the contest whilst they recorded
wins over Airport & Aviation, Metropolitan Group, Maritime Holdings
at the Otter Aquatic Club courts.