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Dinesh, and Samitha bag Gold and Silver medals

Dinesh Priyantha and Samantha Dhulan bagged gold and silver medals respectively in the javelin throw at the Australian National Para Athletics Open Championship. Dinesh Priyantha competing in the F46 category won the gold medal with a performance of 63.18 meters, while Samantha Dhulan competing in the F44 category won the silver medal by recording a […]

Sachitha steers Colombo to 71 run win over Galle

SLC National Super League 50 over tournament Sachitha Jayathilake’s half-century scripted Team Colombo’s comprehensive 71-run win over team Galle in the 15th match of the SLC National Super League 50 over tourney worked off at SSC ground, Colombo yesterday. Put into bat first, Colombo posted 225 runs on the back of cameos from Sachitha Jayathilake, […]

BCCI to ban Sri Lanka and Bangladesh players from IPL

The 16th edition of the IPL begins on Friday, March 31, with defending champions Gujarat Titans taking on four-time winners Chennai Super Kings at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad. Before the start of the season, several players have been sidelined due to injuries, and several have been denied NOCs by their countries to compete […]

SLC National Super League 50 over

Priyanjan, Pavan shine in Dambulla’s win over Colombo Ashan Priyanjan (6-20) followed by Pavan Rathnayaka’s half-ton, helped Team Dambulla outplay team Colombo by 6 wickets and continue their brilliant form in the ongoing SLC National Super League 50 over tournament at SSC on Sunday. Put into bat first, Colombo was bundled out for 140 runs […]

46th Mustangs Trophy One-Day Encounter

Rehan, Uvindu shine in Royals’ comfortable 7-wicket win Half-centuries from Rehan Peris and Uvindu Weerasekara helped Royal College outplay arch-rivals S. Thomas’ College by 7 wickets and bag the 46th Mustangs Trophy one Day Encounter worked off at SSC Grounds, Colombo on Friday (24). Batting first, the boys from Mt Lavinia were bundled out for […]

Royal regain the Rt. Hon D.S. Senanayake Memorial Shield

Royal College, Colombo registered a memorable 180-run win over S. Thomas’ College in the 144th ‘Battle of the Blues’ annual cricket encounter played for the Rt. Hon. D.S Senanayake Memorial Shield, which concluded on Saturday at the SSC Grounds, Colombo. On day three the Royalists declared their overnight score setting a target of 342 runs, […]

Sri Lanka name Strong 16-member squad for Netball World Cup

Asian Champions Sri Lanka has named a strong 16-member squad for the upcoming Netball World Cup 2023 scheduled to begin in July in Cape Town, South Africa. The squad includes some top names in netball circles, including Tharjini Sivalingam, Chathurangi Jayasooriya, Dulangi Wannithilake, Gayanjali Amarawansha and Semini Alwis to name a few. A couple of […]

Royal has an edge over S. Thomas’

Skipper Dasis Manchanayake and Ramiru Perera put on a similar performance in the second innings to help Royal gain a healthy 341-run lead against arch-rivals S. Thomas’ at the end of day two in the 144th ‘Battle of the Blues’ being played at SSC ground. Royal declared their inning at the overnight score of 326 […]

Sri Lanka aims to bounce back and level series

The touring Sri Lankan side will need nothing less than a monumental effort to bounce back in the second Test and level the series when they meet high-riding New Zealand on Friday (17) at Basin Reserve, Wellington. Sri Lanka’s hopes of reaching the finals of the World Test Championship have already been done and dusted […]

Sri Lanka named a 15-member squad led by Shevon Daniel

The Sri Lanka Cricket Selection Committee has selected a 15-member squad led by Shevon Daniel to take part in the upcoming under-19 Tri-Nation Tournament and the bilateral series against Afghanistan. The tri-nation tournament (One Day Limited Over) will consist of Sri Lanka, Afghanistan and Bangladesh. “We got a well-balanced team. We got day-night matches as […]

Mathews unhappy for lack of test matches for SL

Former skipper Angelo Mathews is unhappy with the amount of Test cricket Sri Lanka are scheduled to play in 2023. Sri Lanka is only due to play five Test matches this year, with two Tests in New Zealand, one Test at home against Ireland – a side not involved in the World Test Championship – […]

Sri Lanka New Zealand Test Cricket History !!

The Test series consisting of 2 matches between the touring Sri Lankan team and the New Zealand team is going to start tomorrow. These 2 matches will become very important matches for the Sri Lankan team because these 2 matches must be won to qualify for the finals of the World Test Championship. Before the […]

Women’s Premier League standings

The Women’s Premier League table saw a change after Delhi Capitals beat UP Warriors on Tuesday. The Women’s Premier League points table changed after Delhi Capitals beat UP Warriors on Tuesday, March 7. The match between DC and UP Warriorz was the fifth match of the inaugural WPL season, in which Delhi defeated UP by […]

Shakib Al Hasan sets an unbelievable record

Shakib Al Hasan excelled with batting and bowling in Chittogram as Bangladesh beat England in the third and final ODI of the Bangladesh-England ODI series. England, who had already won the series 2-1, entered the field on Monday expecting a complete series victory, but this time it was the Bangla Tigers who came forward strongly. […]

Indian audiences are set to break records.

The Indian media has reported that the MCG record will be broken in the India-Australia fourth Test at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad. The record of the largest number of spectators in one day of a Test cricket match has been written in front of the Melbourne Cricket Ground and the Indian fans are […]

Navy to battle for Clifford Cup final

The second semi-final of the 112th Clifford Cup Knockout Rugby Tournament was held today. For this match, the Navy Sports Club and the Army Sports Club met face-to-face at the Colombo Horse Racing Stadium this afternoon. In the first half, the Army Sports Club managed to take the lead in the game with 7 to […]

CR & FC in Clifford Cup final

The first semi-final of this season’s Clifford Cup knockout rugby tournament, the oldest rugby tournament in the Asian region, was held today. The CR & FC team and the Police team competed at the Colombo Racecourse Stadium this afternoon for the first semi-final match of this year’s tournament under the sponsorship of Nippon Paint. Police […]
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