Federer in full flight heading into Miami

Published : 7:22 pm  March 21, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Roger Federer keeps saying he’s still on the comeback trail, but he’s covering ground faster than he ever imagined.

History beckons England as Ireland lie in wait

Published : 10:53 am  March 17, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Eddie Jones’s England head to Dublin for their final match of the 2017 Six Nations just eight 80 minutes away from rewriting the record books.

Wales unchanged for Six Nations finale against France

Published : 8:57 pm  March 15, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Wales will field an unchanged side against France in their final match of the 2017 Six Nations, it was announced Wednesday.

Conte, Mourinho feud boils over after FA Cup clash

Published : 10:57 am  March 14, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Antonio Conte slammed Manchester United’s cynical attempts to intimidate Chelsea in his side’s bitter FA Cup quarter-final win, but Jose Mourinho hit back at his rival by insisting he remains the Blues’ best ever manager.

Manchester City cruise into FA Cup semi-finals

Published : 11:58 pm  March 11, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Manchester City cruised into the FA Cup semi-finals with a 2-0 victory at Middlesbrough on Saturday as Pep Guardiola showed he is taking the competition seriously.

Thomians dominate on gloomy day

Published : 10:42 pm  March 10, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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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.

Barca complete incredible comeback to sink PSG

Published : 6:58 am  March 9, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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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.

Unbeaten Thomians fancied over Royal

Published : 9:39 pm  March 8, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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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).

South Africa down Fiji for Las Vegas Rugby Sevens crown

Published : 12:07 pm  March 6, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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South Africa strengthened their grip on the World Rugby Sevens Series, notching their fourth win of the season on Sunday with a 19-12 triumph over Fiji in Las Vegas.

Jehan Daniel dazzles in drawn game

Published : 11:45 pm  March 4, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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St. Joseph’s College staged a remarkable comeback to force a creditable draw to their 83rd Battle of the Saints Inter-Schools Big Match against the traditional rivals St. Peter’s College which concluded at the P. Sara Stadium in Colombo on Saturday (4).

St. Joseph’s –St. Peter’s evenly matched

Published : 8:00 pm  March 2, 2017 |  One comment  |  Print This Post  |  
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Two equally good teams St. Joseph’s College and St. Peter’s College will battle it out in the 83rd traditional Battle of the Saints Inter-Schools Big Match for the Rev. Fr. Maurice Legoc Trophy on March 3 and 4 at the P. Sara Stadium in Colombo.

‘Fair play to Italy’ says England flanker Haskell as ruck row rumbles on

Published : 11:09 am  March 1, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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England flanker James Haskell admitted his side had been out-thought by Italy as the debate over the Azzurri’s unorthodox approach to the breakdown continued on Monday.

Ibrahimovic double downs Saints in Wembley thriller

Published : 10:27 am  February 27, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Zlatan Ibrahimovic sealed the first major silverware of Jose Mourinho’s Manchester United reign and broke Southampton’s hearts as the Swedish star’s late goal clinched a dramatic 3-2 victory in Sunday’s League Cup final.

Whatmore wants better pitches to harness young talent

Published : 12:51 am  February 27, 2017 |  One comment  |  Print This Post  |  
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Few coaches are remembered as fondly by Sri Lankan cricket fans as Davenell Whatmore, the Sri Lankan-born Australian coach, who in rags-to-riches fashion took a group of gritty cricketers to World Cup glory – an achievement that remains Sri Lanka’s greatest moment in its cricketing history. In this interview, Whatmore talks about his consultant coaching role at S. Thomas’ College, the team playing this year’s big match, and what a young cricketer can learn from modern great Virat Kohli.

Kandy accomplish 21st Clifford Cup triumph in 25 years

Published : 12:03 am  February 27, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Kandy Sports Club sealed a highly successful rugby season when they outplayed Havelock Sports Club by 32 points (4 tries, 3 conversions, 1 penalty and a drop goal) to 20 (3 tries, 1 conversion and a penalty) in the Clifford Cup final at the Nittawela Rugby Stadium at Sunday.

Ugly scene mars Trinity’s big win

Published : 12:33 am  February 25, 2017 |  3 comments  |  Print This Post  |  
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An unnecessary incident instigated by a Wesley College player, who kicked a Trinity College player on the verge of touching down for a try in the dying stages of the match, marred an otherwise decent game at Longdon Place on Friday.

Havelocks down Navy to set up epic final

Published : 12:41 am  February 24, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Havelocks SC ran riot to beat a sloppy Navy SC outfit 39-13 in their Dialog Clifford Cup Knock-Out Rugby Tournament second semi-final match played at the Race Course Grounds in Reid Avenue on Thursday.

Kandy annihilate CR and FC

Published : 12:38 am  February 23, 2017 |  One comment  |  Print This Post  |  
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Defending League and Clifford Cup champions Kandy Sports Club defeated CR and FC by 56 points (nine tries, four conversions and one penalty) to 16 points (one try, one conversion and three penalties) in their Clifford Cup Knock-Out Rugby Tournament first semi-final encounter played at the Nittawela Rugby Stadium in Kandy on Wednesday.

Manchester City will learn from Monaco thriller – Guardiola

Published : 11:23 am  February 22, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola said the experience of Tuesday’s exhilarating 5-3 Champions League victory over Monaco would stand his side in good stead in the competition.

LeBron’s Cavs, Warriors set sights on Finals rematch

Published : 12:28 pm  February 21, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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LeBron James resumes his bid for a seventh consecutive NBA Finals appearance Thursday while the Golden State Warriors plan their third consecutive finals trip and Russell Westbrook takes aim at history.

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