Comment: Good governance of Schools rugby in danger?

Published : 11:57 pm  July 15, 2016 |  14 comments  |  Print This Post  | [post_view] reads   |  
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Two leading rugby playing schools – one the cradle for schools rugby, and the other with a rich history of producing numerous national-jersey-donning players – have recently highlighted the arbitrary decision making, and lack of professionalism and respect for protocol in the administration of the sport at school level.

Royal blown away by Pathana storm

Published : 6:21 pm  July 13, 2016 |  12 comments  |  Print This Post  | [post_view] reads   |  
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Isipathana College beat Royal College by 47 points to 12 to win the Milo President’s Trophy at the Race Course International Rugby Stadium.

President’s Trophy final thrown into more uncertainty

Published : 1:27 am  July 9, 2016 |  3 comments  |  Print This Post  | [post_view] reads   |  
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The final of the Milo President’s Trophy between Isipathana College and Royal College was thrown into more uncertainty on Friday, when the Sri Lanka Schools Rugby Football Association (SLSRFA) said it was rescheduled only to later say that a date was not yet decided.

Milo President’s Trophy final postponed

Published : 6:51 am  July 8, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  | [post_view] reads   |  
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The Milo U20 Schools President’s Trophy rugby knockout final between Royal College and Isipathana College which was scheduled to be played on Saturday has been postponed to next week.

Cup final at Nittawela?

Published : 12:19 am  July 7, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  | [post_view] reads   |  
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The venue for the final of the Milo President’s Trophy between Isipathana College and Royal College is to be decided on Thursday with a possibility that it could be moved to Kandy, the Daily Mirror learns.

Pathana wants neutral venue for President’s Cup final

Published : 1:07 am  July 6, 2016 |  One comment  |  Print This Post  | [post_view] reads   |  
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Schools league champions Isipathana College have requested the Sri Lanka Schools Rugby Football Association (SLSRFA) to move Saturday’s Milo Knockout Trophy final against Royal College to a neutral venue, sources attached to Isipathana’s rugby committee told Daily Mirror.

Four teams to battle for finals slot

Published : 11:37 pm  July 1, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  | [post_view] reads   |  
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The Schools U20 rugby season is now at its tail-end with just three matches left in the Milo President’s Trophy.

Final decision on Rugby brawls on Monday

Published : 11:18 pm  June 24, 2016 |  One comment  |  Print This Post  | [post_view] reads   |  
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The final decision on the recent rugby brawls witnessed in the schools rugby season would be taken on Monday, at a meeting to be held at the Royal College premises. After an disciplinary inquiry that took place on the 22nd, the meeting is to decide the fate of the players and schools who have been accused of breaking the rules at recent games.

Fourth school pulls out of Milo President’s Trophy

Published : 12:56 am  June 24, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  | [post_view] reads   |  
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The Milo President’s Trophy schools rugby knockout tournament which is scheduled to be kicked off from June 25 saw another withdrawal when D.S. Senanayake College pulled out at the eleventh hour reducing the number of teams to seven.

Royal hold on to avoid late Wesley scare

Published : 1:40 am  April 3, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  | [post_view] reads   |  
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Royal College managed to brush off a late scare by Wesley College to record a 17-14 win in their Division 1 Singer Inter Schools Rugby League 2016 tie played at the CR & FC grounds on Saturday. The game proved to be a tense encounter till the last minute, with many nail-biting moments in between.

Isipathana begin campaign with massive win

Published : 11:33 pm  March 22, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  | [post_view] reads   |  
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Isipathana began their Singer U20 inter-school rugby season with a massive win over Dharmaraja whom they crushed by 61 points to 15 in the match played at Longdon Place.

Trinity and Wesley to kick off Schools Rugby League 2016

Published : 1:07 am  March 16, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  | [post_view] reads   |  
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The Singer Schools Rugby League 2016 will commence on the March 18 when Trinity College, Kandy host Wesley College, Colombo at Kandy. It will be followed by the St. Thomas’ College and St. Joseph’s College encounter at CR & FC Grounds and the tie between defending champions Royal College and D. S. Senanayake College at the Royal College Complex.

Thomians clinch schools’ 7s title after 22 Years

Published : 12:38 am  February 1, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  | [post_view] reads   |  
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S. Thomas’ College Mount Lavania hit the day lights out of hot favourites Isipathana College and clinched the All Island Singer Schools 7s title with a 19-14 win in the final played at the Royal Sports Complex ground in Reid Avenue yesterday.

Science dethrone Isipathana for historic title win

Published : 12:16 am  July 13, 2015 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  | [post_view] reads   |  
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Giant Killers Science College Mt Lavinia dethroned defending champions Isipathana with a historic title clinching performance by recording a thrilling 21 points to 18 win in the final of the Milo President’s Trophy schools rugby tournament played at the Royal Sports Complex ground in Reid Avenue yesterday.

Isipathana down Trinity with second-half burst

Published : 6:30 pm  June 13, 2015 |  One comment  |  Print This Post  | [post_view] reads   |  
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Defending Singer League Under 20 champions Isipathana College continued their unbeaten run in the school Division 1A league tournament when they beat a determined Trinity College outfit 37 points (2 goals, 4 tries, 1 penalty) to 22 (2 goals, 1 try, 1 penalty) in their key school encounter which was played at the Trinity College Rugby Stadium at Pallekelle yesterday.

St. Anthony’s outclass Prince of Wales

Published : 10:29 pm  June 5, 2015 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  | [post_view] reads   |  
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St. Anthony’s College Katugastota outclassed the visiting Prince of Wales College by 38 points (5 goals, 1 penalty) to 19 points (2 goals, 1 try) in the Plate segment of the Under 20 rugby tournament.

Bradby Review: Royal edge out Trinity in first-leg thriller

Published : 10:55 am  May 11, 2015 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  | [post_view] reads   |  
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It was so close but yet so far for Trinity College. This was the tale of the first leg of the 71st Bradby Shield encounter when Royal College edged out Trinity 23 points (1 goal, 2 tries, 2 penalties) to 22 (2 goal, 1 try, 1 penalty) at the Trinity College Rugby Stadium at Pallekelle.

Isipathana huff and puff to maintain unbeaten record

Published : 10:21 pm  April 24, 2015 |  2 comments  |  Print This Post  | [post_view] reads   |  
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It was a narrow escape for Isipathana who huffed and puffed to record a close two points 20-18 win over St Peter’s in their Singer U20 inter-schools rugby encounter played at St Peter’s ground in Bambalapitiya yesterday.

Isipathana drub CWW Kannangara MMV 71-5

Published : 10:25 am  March 23, 2015 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  | [post_view] reads   |  
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By M. Shamil Amit Defending champions Isipathana got off to a flying start in their campaign to retain the schools rugby league title when they drubbed new comers CWW Kannangara MMV by a whopping 71 points 5 in the match played at Longdon Place yesterday. Isipathana having a taken a comfortable 32-5 lead at lemons […]

Trinity prevail over Rajans in high scoring game

Published : 10:21 am  March 23, 2015 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  | [post_view] reads   |  
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Trinity College Kandy started their 2015 rugby season with a high scoring win over Dharmaraja by 50 points (8 tries, 5 conversions) to 37 points ( 5 tries, 3 conversions, 1 penalty, 1 drop goal) at the Trinity College Rugby Stadium at Pallekele yesterday.

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