Murray struggled for focus after reaching top

Published : 7:10 pm  May 25, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Andy Murray admits he struggled to stay motivated after a scintillating surge in form that propelled him to the top of the world rankings only a few months ago.

Nadal primed as Murray seeks clay court redemption in Rome

Published : 7:16 pm  May 14, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Whether he likes it or not, Rafael Nadal will seek to rubber-stamp his status as the favourite for the French Open when he heads to the Rome Masters Monday looking to underline his return to form on clay.

Visakha, Lyceum on top after second day

Published : 12:29 am  May 5, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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The 2017 National and Sub-Junior National Swimming Championships organised by the Sri Lanka Aquatic Sports Union (SLASU) got underway at the Sugathadasa Stadium Swimming Pool in Colombo on Wednesday (3).

Froome helps Viviani to Romandie cycling win

Published : 10:23 pm  April 28, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Italian sprinter Elia Viviani missed the cut for Sky’s Giro d’Italia line-up on Friday but bounced back by winning stage three of the Tour of Romandie in Switzerland.

Netball star Tharjini moving Down Under

Published : 1:22 am  April 18, 2017 |  One comment  |  Print This Post  |  
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The biggest star Sri Lanka has ever produced in netball Tharjini Sivalingam left for Australia for a six-month playing and training contract in a move that may signal the end of an era.

Lyceum Wattala retains ISAC title

Published : 12:44 am  February 28, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Lyceum International School Wattala retained the overall title for the second successive year at the 17th International Schools Athletic Championship (ISAC) which concluded at the Mahinda Rajapaksa Sports Complex in Diyagama on Monday.

Farah sets new European record in final indoor race

Published : 10:10 am  February 19, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Four-time Olympic champion Mo Farah marked his final race indoors by winning the 5,000 metres at the Birmingham Grand Prix on Saturday in a new European record time of 13 minutes 9.16 seconds.

Brady stands alone after Super Bowl epic

Published : 12:10 am  February 7, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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With four Super Bowl victories in his previous six appearances, Tom Brady had already carved himself onto the Mount Rushmore of quarterback icons.

Patriots, Falcons chase history at Super Bowl

Published : 3:53 pm  February 5, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Tom Brady and the New England Patriots will be chasing history as they attempt to stop the Atlanta Falcons from claiming their first Super Bowl crown Sunday.

Alvarez and Chavez set US fight date

Published : 9:40 am  January 14, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Canelo Alvarez and Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. will square off on May 6 in one of the biggest fights in Mexican boxing history, Golden Boy Promotions announced on Friday.

MDS Fencing Club wins fencing title

Published : 1:27 am  December 23, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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MDS Fencing Club came out on top when they emerged overall champion of the 5th National Fencing Championship which concluded at the MAS Royal Arena in Reid Avenue on Thursday.

Royal, Visakha claim titles

Published : 12:04 am  December 22, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Royal College Colombo and Visakha Vidyalaya Colombo emerged Boys and Girls champions respectively in the inaugural School National Fencing Championship worked off at the MAS Royal Arena Auditorium in Reid Avenue on Wednesday.

Bolt, Phelps cap era of excellence

Published : 11:00 am  December 20, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Usain Bolt and Michael Phelps towered over the 2016 Rio Games, capping an era of sustained excellence that promises to reverberate through the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and beyond.

Le Clos breaks 100m fly world record to win world short course gold

Published : 10:11 am  December 9, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Chad le Clos, rebounding from what he considered a disappointing Rio Olympics, won his second gold of the Short Course Swimming World Championships with a world record-setting victory in the 100m butterfly.

Combined SC, Vijaya SC emerge champions

Published : 1:32 am  December 8, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Combined Sports Club Katana and Vijaya Sports Club Koswadiya annexed the Open Men’s and Women’s title respectively in the Dialog President’s Gold Cup Volleyball Tournament which concluded at the National Youth Services Council Indoor Stadium in Maharagama yesterday.

Army, MAS Unichela pugilists retain national boxing titles

Published : 12:49 am  December 7, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Army pugilists retained the National Boxing title when they emerged men’s champion while MAS Unichela Panadura a cluster of MAS Holdings too retained the women’s title at the 90th ABA Men’s and Women’s Boxing Championship concluded at the Royal MAS Arena boxing on Monday.

Killer Whale, Sirimavo emerge champs

Published : 11:41 pm  November 29, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Killer Whale Aquatic Club (KWAC) and Sirimavo Bandaranayake Balika Vidyalaya (SBBV) emerged Men’s and Women’s overall champions at the National Aquatic Championship which concluded at the Sugathadasa Swimming Pool on Tuesday.

Dilroy setting higher standards for American Football

Published : 11:57 pm  November 14, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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American Football has slowly but steadily registered itself as a sport in Sri Lanka, despite the fact that it needs many improvements.

Ranjith Jayawardena represents Sri Lanka at the Turkish Airlines World Golf Cup Amateur Series

Published : 2:15 pm  November 1, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Ranjith Jayawardena, is representing Sri Lanka at the Turkish Airlines World Golf Cup Amateur Series which started yesterday at the Titanic Golf Club in Antalya, Turkey.

Inter-International Schools’ Swimming C’ships this weekend

Published : 1:13 am  November 1, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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The 22nd Inter-International Schools’ Swimming Championships, hosted by Asian International School (AIS) Colombo, will be held on November 5 and 6 at the Sugathadasa Indoor Swimming Pool.

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