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England cricket chiefs line up Peter Moores and Paul Farbrace coaching double-act

England will unveil their new coach on Saturday – with the man they sacked five years ag

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Sri Lanka to lose another coach?

After the recent Asia Cup and T20 success, the English media have made indications of the

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Right time to retire - Kumar Sangakkara

Sri Lanka Cricket announced today that Kumar Sangakkara has tendered his resignation from

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Paul Farbrace, coach of World T20 winners Sri Lanka, in the frame for a role in new England set-up

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Sri Lanka bring home Judo medals

Sri Lanka clinched six medals at the 7th Judo championship which was held in Kathmandu, Ne

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No response yet from cricketers on contracts

Sri Lanka's cricketers have not signed their contracts yet and so far they have not given

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Fourteen Days Later
Sri Lanka v India, Final, World T20 2014
Brian Lara's 375: The inside story of a world record-breaking innings
Twenty years ago this week, West Indies batsman Brian Lara broke Sir Garfield Sobers's 36-year-old world record for the highest score in a Test innings. The legendary left-hander surpassed his compat
Right place, right time, right game: Sangakkara
Cricket doesn’t accord too many of its practitioners fairytale endings. On Sunday (April 6) night in Mirpur, however, two of Sri Lanka’s favourite sons, Kumar Sangakkara and Mahela Jayawardena, bi
A tale of two friends
ThePapare.com felt it appropriate to re-publish these articles in homage to our two grand crusaders
The king and his knight …… the saga continues
There was this yarn spun a while back about two friends and their involuntary adversity with each other. The narration, ‘a tale of two friends’ was stalled almost mid-sentence as the duo’s journ
World Twenty20 2014: The secret of death bowling
It is the ultimate test of a cricketer's nerve. The final over of a Twenty20 match, your opponents are closing in on their victory target and you have six balls to make or break the game. 

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Rugby
CWW impress Singer Schools League Division 1 segment 1B (WEEK 3)
Some brilliant rugby been played in the lower category in week three.  CWW Kannangara College was t
St Peters destroy S Thomas in week 3 of the Schools Rugby League
The Singer League 2014 Schools Under 20 Rugby Tournament was worked off over the weekend with St Pet
The League’s Impact players week 3
The Singer schools league gets more exciting by the week with school boys dishing out some spectacul

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Cricket
England cricket chiefs line up Peter Moores and Paul Farbrace coaching double-act
England will unveil their new coach on Saturday – with the man they sacked five years ago set to l
Sri Lanka to lose another coach?
After the recent Asia Cup and T20 success, the English media have made indications of the England Cr
Lion Cubs avenge their defeat to England
Sri Lanka U 17 turned tables on the touring English juniors in the second match of the England U-17

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Leonard de Zilwa -- trail-blazing coach of double champions Navy SC
"Hours of place kicking paid off at the end" – Nuwan Hettiarachchi
Sri Lanka Navy Sports Club clinched their maiden club rugby title recently and there were more than a few people who were behind that stunning performance to become the Sri Lanka’s undisputed Rugby champions. Six foot tall lanky full back, Nuwan Hettiarachchi can be single

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International
Vettel admits Ricciardo doing better job
Sebastian Vettel admitted he needs to raise his game after Red Bull team-mate Daniel Ricciardo on Saturday again out-qualified the four-time world cha
England go back to the future with Moores
Peter Moores has been given a second chance as England head coach, after the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) announced his appointment on Saturd

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Shanaka Amarasinghe
Shanaka Amarasinghe
A National Champion and Sri Lanka Poolist in Water Polo and a Public Schools Champion at swimming at S. Thomas', Mt. Lavinia. He also played basketball for school, and went on to play all three sports at club level
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Maheshan Kanakaratne
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