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Walagamba, best platoon at KDU Sports Festival 2018


The annual inter-platoon sports festival of the Gen. Sir John Kotelawala Defence University (KDU) was held during the two days, 16th and 17th March, at the Mahinda Rajapaksa Stadium, Diyagama. Walagamba was adjudged the best platoon this year.

The inaugural function was held on the 16th with the participation of the Vice Chancellor of the University, Maj. Gen. I. P. Ranasinghe and the closing ceremony was held with the participation of the KDU Chancellor, Rear Admiral J. J. Ranasignhe.


Dineshkanthan clinches SL Clay Court Tennis Nationals Title


Dineshkanthan Thangarajah beat Sankha Atukorale 7-6 (4), 6-3 in the finals to clinch the Men’s Open Singles title yesterday at the SL Clay Courts Tennis Nationals, continued at the SLTA, Colombo.

Pasan, Nirmalan tame Vidyartha in big stand

Nirmalan Pavitran came up with a timely hundred and together with Pasan Hettiarachchi, took the game away from Vidyartha as their 60th Big Match ended in a draw in Pallekele yesterday.Pavithran, who made made 101 in 126 ball (4x10, 6x1), and Hettiar...

St. Joseph’s seek third straight win

St. Joseph’s College, Colombo will be eying to continue their unbeaten run when they take on St. Anthony’s College, Katugastota in their Singer Schools Rugby League 2018 match at Havelock Park, Colombo today.The title contenders, St. Jose...

Kerala Prisons T20 Friendly Cricket


Kerala Prisons & Correctional Services T20 Friendly Cricket trophy is being presented to D.M. Swaminathan, Minister of Prison Reforms, Rehabilitation, Resettlement & Hindu Religious Affairs, yesterday by Commissioner of Prisons, Gamini Jayasing...

St. Peter’s favourites against Dharmaraja

The high-riding St. Peter’s College outfit will host Dharmaraja College, Kandy in their third-week fixture of the Singer Schools Rugby League 2018 at Police Park, Colombo today.The rejuvenated Peterite line-up with back-to-back victories under...

Pegasus Reef junior tennis from today

The first-ever Junior Tennis Tournament, for U-14 girls and boys, will be held from today (23) to March 25 at the newly built hard court complex of the Pegasus Reef Hotel, Wattala. This will be a Grade-5 event sanctioned by the Sri Lanka Tennis Associa...

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