Updates from the Under 20 Schools rugby tournament match between St. Peter’s College and DS Senanayake College
Trinity College were in a strong position in their Centenary Big Match (Hill Country Battle of the Blues encounter) against the traditional rivals St. Anthony’s College which commenced at the Pallekele International Cricket Stadium in Kandy on Friday.
Prince of Wales skipper and Sri Lanka youth player Vishwa Chathuranga shone on day one in their 67th Battle of the Gold’s encounter against traditional rivals St. Sebastian’s played at De Zoysa Stadium in Moratuwa.
St. John’s College Jaffna coasted to an innings and seven-run win with a day to spare against traditional rivals Jaffna Central College in their annual 111th Battle of the North big match concluded at the Jaffna Central ground on Friday to record their 36th win of the series.
It turned out to be a frustrating day for S. Thomas’ College opener Ravindu Kodituwakku as unfortunately missed out a century by just two runs on day two of the 138th Battle of the Blues cricket encounter against the traditional rivals Royal College which continued at the SSC Grounds in Maitland Place on Friday.
Updates from the Under 20 rugby league tournament match between Prince of Wales and Science College
Updates from the 138th Battle of the Blues between S. Thomas’ College and Royal College
Live updates from the centenary Hill Country Battle of the Blues between Trinity College and St. Anthony’s College
Updates from the 67th Battle of the Golds between St. Sebastian’s College and Prince of Wales
Updates from the 111th Battle of the North between St. John’s College Jaffna and Jaffna Central College
The Centenary big match between Trinity College, Kandy and St Antony’s College, Kandy will be played at the Pallekele International Cricket Stadium on March 10 and 11 for the John Halangoda Trophy.
The presence of several promising Sri Lanka Youth players in both teams will be the star attraction when the traditional rivals Prince of Wales College and St. Sebastian’s College clash in their 67th Annual Inter-Schools Battle of the Golds Big Match on March 10 and 11 at the Moratuwa Stadium.
The first day’s proceedings of the 138th Battle of the Blues between traditional rivals Royal College and S. Thomas’ College played at the SSC ground saw the Thomians end the day on 33 for no loss.
Defending champions Wellington Hurricanes are relishing the prospect of “brutal” clash with the Waikato Chiefs on Friday in what will be their first real test of the Super rugby season.
St. John’s College fell back after being given a sound start of 68 runs by openers Parahananthan Somaskaran and Parameshwaran Thulaxshan as they lost two quick wickets and slid to 69 for 3 before ending day one on 114 for 5 in their 111th Battle of the North encounter against traditional rivals Jaffna Central played at the Jaffna Central grounds yesterday.
Barcelona became the first team in Champions League history to overturn a four-goal deficit in a knockout tie as a stoppage-time goal by Sergio Roberto completed an extraordinary 6-1 victory over Paris St Germain on Wednesday.
Arsenal forward Theo Walcott has acknowledged the disharmony within the club’s ranks by declaring it is time for Arsene Wenger’s players to stop “fighting each other”.
S. Thomas’ College Mount Lavinia with an unbeaten record in the current season will start favourites when they take on the traditional rivals Royal College in their 138th annual Inter-Schools Battle of the Blues Big Match which begins at the SSC Grounds in Maitland Place on Thursday (9).
The 111th Battle of the North encounter between traditional rivals St. John’s College, Jaffna and Jaffna Central College will usher the big match fever in the Jaffna peninsula, and the match is scheduled to be played over three days from March 9 to 11, at the Jaffna Central grounds.
Review of last week’s matches in the Under 20 schools rugby tournament