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Wallabies announce unchanged line-up for second Bledisloe Cup Test

The Qantas Wallabies have announced an unchanged 23-man line-up for Saturday night’s second Castro

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Ananda rout arch-rivals Nalanda to reach Under 15 final

Ananda College demolished their brother’s school Nalanda College by 118 runs in the 1st under 15 d

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F1 is back after the summer break

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Sri Lanka ponder life after golden generation

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Contemporary Master of Test cricket retires – 2nd Week of August

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And now, Life without MJ
A simple scribble by a scribe in reverence of Mahela Jayawardena……… 
The many lives that Mahela touched
Warmth and an easygoing lifestyle are as synonymous with Sri Lankan cricketers as their brand of free-spirited cricket, and Mahela Jayawardene has stayed true to that throughout his career.
Five most prolific Test batting pairs
After Kausal Silva got dismissed by Abdur Rehman, the Sinhalese Sports Club (SSC) was on its feet. For the last time in Test cricket, Mahela Jayawardene walked out to the ground from the pavilion. For
Jayawardene: A career in milestones
Mahela Jayawardene’s illustrious Test career will end after the second Test between Sri Lanka and Pakistan, currently underway at Sinhalese Sports Club (SSC) in Colombo.
Art of captaincy, the Mathews way
Sri Lanka lead the three-Test series 1-0 against Pakistan and have an 87-run first-innings lead in the third Test. On day four, Sri Lanka adopt an overly cautious approach as they stumble along at 2.1
Tips from sports stars: 9 things to avoid doing at the gym
When every fitness or health magazine you read says something different before you even start taking on advice from personal trainers, embarking on a fitness adventure at the gym can be extremely conf

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Cricket
Ananda rout arch-rivals Nalanda to reach Under 15 final
Ananda College demolished their brother’s school Nalanda College by 118 runs in the 1st under 15 d
Sri Lanka ponder life after golden generation
 Sri Lanka are banking on young talent to see them through a transitional phase in Test cricket des
Herath steps up as Murali’s successor
Rangana Herath, the 5 foot 6 inches tall tidy left-arm orthodox spinner who hails from Kurunegala ha

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Rugby
Wallabies announce unchanged line-up for second Bledisloe Cup Test
The Qantas Wallabies have announced an unchanged 23-man line-up for Saturday night’s second Castro
All Blacks side named for Eden Park Bledisloe Cup Test
The All Blacks will take on Australia at Eden Park on Saturday 23 August (kick-off: 7.35PM NZT) with
Sri Lanka Men’s and Women’s squads for the upcoming Asian Sevens Series
Sri Lanka Men's 7's Team 1 Capt. Fazil Marija 2 Player

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“I represented the first XV in the 9th grade" – Lasindu Ishan.
As an emerging rugby player from Science College Lasindu Ishan has been outstanding  representing not only his school but the country as a part of the U 18 national side. ThePapare.com met up with Lasindu to speak about his experiences and thoughts on being an integral part

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