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.

No shuttles for Nationals … on the way from Colombo

Published : 2:15 am  October 28, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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The ongoing Badminton Nationals have been thrown into disarray after few quarter-final matches scheduled for yesterday (27) were postponed for today (28), after the organisers had run out of shuttles, the Daily Mirror reliably learns.

Sri Lanka swimmers bag six more gold medals on day two

Published : 10:13 pm  October 20, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Sri Lankan swimmers bagged six more gold medals to finish with a tally of 13 golds on day two of the first ever South Asian Aquatic Championship which is in progress at the Sugathadasa Indoor Stadium Swimming Pool Complex on Thursday.

Maris Stella, Rathnayake MV retain titles

Published : 1:11 am  October 18, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Maris Stella College Negombo and A. Rathnayake MV Walala retained the Boys’ and Girls’ titles respectively at the All-Island National School Games Athletic Championships which concluded at the Bogambara Stadium in Kandy yesterday.

Rousey to return to UFC in December

Published : 11:58 am  October 13, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Mixed martial arts star Ronda Rousey is poised to return to the Octagon on December 30, taking on UFC bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes.

Fury vacates world heavyweight titles to focus on recovery

Published : 10:35 am  October 13, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Tyson Fury’s troubled 11th month reign as world heavyweight champion came to an end on Thursday when the British boxer announced he would be vacating his WBO and WBA titles “to fully focus on his medical treatment and recovery”.

Mifran, Nimali win Best Athletes’ awards 

Published : 7:13 am  October 3, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Mohammad Mifran and Nimali Liyanarachchi were named Best Athlete Men’s and Women’s respectively at the 42nd National Sports Festival which concluded at the Duraiappah Stadium in Jaffna yesterday.

Kenyan powerhouses shine at the Colombo Marathon

Published : 5:35 am  October 3, 2016 |  One comment  |  Print This Post  |  
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Joseph Kariuki of Kenya won the Men’s full marathon at the 16th Annual Colombo Marathon organized by Lanka Sportreizen (LSR) which started at the Torrington Square (Colombo) yesterday, with a time of 02:25:32secs.

LSR Marathon on Sunday

Published : 1:30 am  September 30, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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The 16th Annual Colombo Marathon organized by the Lanka Sportreizen (LSR) will be worked off from the Torrington Square in Colombo on Sunday (2).

Gateway College unveils new sports facilities

Published : 5:36 pm  September 29, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Gateway College, Rajagiriya unveiled their new sports facilities under the patronage of Dayasiri Jayasekara, Minister of Sports yesterday. The occasion was attended by many distinguished sporting personalities, teachers, sportsmen and women and well wishers. The school would be celebrating their 20th anniversary next year.

Lyceum conquers California

Published : 10:33 pm  September 27, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Sri Lanka clinched several gold medals at the recently held International Traditional Karatedō Championship and Seminar in California. The Championship, which took place from July 22 to 24 at the Soka University, saw the participation of six other countries, including the United States, Ireland, and Denmark.

Bekele claims Berlin win in near record time

Published : 8:12 am  September 26, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Ethiopia’s Kenenisa Bekele narrowly missed out on a new world record when he out-sprinted Kenya’s Wilson Kipsang to win the Berlin marathon in the second fastest race of all time on Sunday.

Fury ‘medically unfit’ to defend title

Published : 9:01 am  September 24, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Britain’s controversial world heavyweight champion Tyson Fury’s title rematch with Ukrainian Wladimir Klitschko has been called off for a second time as the titleholder is “medically unfit to fight”, his camp said.

Boxing star Alvarez finished for 2016 after breaking hand

Published : 11:27 am  September 20, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Mexican star Saul “Canelo” Alvarez will not fight again this year after suffering a fracture to his right hand after his bruising defeat of Liam Smith, his promoters said.

Maris Stella, Rathnayake NS overall champs

Published : 7:23 am  September 16, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Maris Stella College Negombo and A. Rathnayake National School Walala clinched the Boys and Girls overall title respectively at the 85th Sir John Tarbet Senior Athletics Championships which concluded at the Mahinda Rajapaksa Sports Complex in Diyagama yesterday.

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