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Day 4: Lunch - India stretch the lead close to 250

Rohit Sharma hit a composed half-ton as India stretched their lead to 243 at lunch on day four again

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PRK back in the FIBA Asia competitions fold in style

WUHAN (2015 FIBA Asia Women's Championship) - DPR Korea played their first international game in mor

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U23 Cricket – SSC, NCC, Moors and SL Ports Authority claim outright wins

The week four matches of the Sri Lanka Cricket Under 23 Division One Tournament ended on Sunday with

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Blue Star gets first win; Solid, Super Sun held; Crystal Palace & Java Lane in easy wins

Blue Star SC recorded their first win in the 2015 Dialog Champions League season when they defeated

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Kandy to represent Club Championships sans key players

Defending winners Kandy Sports Club will be playing the 1st ever Asia Rugby Western Club Championshi

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Missed chances galore as Java Lane hold Super Sun

Java Lane walked away with a well deserved point as they drew Super Sun 0-0 at the Vernon Fernando S

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Bengal Cricket team to play in Sri Lanka
A Cricket Team from Bengal will arrive in Sri Lanka to play one 3 day game, one 4 day game and 3 One Day games.
Marija out; Muthuthantri to captain?
Sri Lanka rugby 7s captain Fazil Marija is out due to injury ahead of the first leg of Asia 7s series to be held on 5th & 6th September at Qingdao
The 2015/16 inter-schools under 19 cricket season to commence on August 28th
The much awaited under 19 inter-schools cricket season 2015/16 will kick-off on August 28th and 29th with Isipathana College playing a traditional fix

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International
World Cup: Springboks could be barred
A South African political party has taken the South African Rugby Union to court in a move that could see the Springboks miss the Rugby World Cup.
Kagawa shines as Dortmund reclaim top spot
Japan international Shinji Kagawa helped set up two goals as Borussia Dortmund beat Hertha Berlin 3-1 on Sunday to go back top of the Bundesliga, ahea
Roma hand Juve second successive league defeat
Italian champions Juventus have lost their first two league games of the season for the first time after they were outplayed and had a man sent off in
Martinez opens Atletico account in 3-0 win at Sevilla
Atletico Madrid's Jackson Martinez scored his first goal for the club when he came off the bench and curled in a superb effort to seal a hard-fought 3

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Cricket
Day 4: Lunch - India stretch the lead close to 250
Rohit Sharma hit a composed half-ton as India stretched their lead to 243 at lunch on day four again
U23 Cricket – SSC, NCC, Moors and SL Ports Authority claim outright wins
The week four matches of the Sri Lanka Cricket Under 23 Division One Tournament ended on Sunday with
SLC to host u-19 one-day triangular with England, India
Sri Lanka Cricket has organized an under 19 one-day limited-over triangular with India and England i

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Rugby
Kandy to represent Club Championships sans key players
Defending winners Kandy Sports Club will be playing the 1st ever Asia Rugby Western Club Championshi
Anti-Dopamine Book Launch (Sinhala Translation)
The Sinhalese translation of the much important Anti-Dopamine hand book and guide was launched this
RWC Memories 2 – Farr-Jones, Campese and Co. Savour the Moment (1991)
It was a moment to cherish for the team for the Wallabies as a semifinal heartbreak 4 years ago was

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Football
Peterites dominate U19 squad for Asian Schools Championship
As many as six players from St.Peter’s College are included in the 25 man squad for the Asian Scho
Blue Star gets first win; Solid, Super Sun held; Crystal Palace & Java Lane in easy wins
Blue Star SC recorded their first win in the 2015 Dialog Champions League season when they defeated
Star studded Colombo FC come from behind to hold on to their unbeaten run
We are into the sixth week of this years' Dialog champions league the premier tournament for Sri Lan

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Other Sports
PRK back in the FIBA Asia competitions fold in style
WUHAN (2015 FIBA Asia Women's Championship) - DPR Korea played their first international g
Beijing heat will favour Niluka
After spending days of training here in Beijing, Marathoner Niluka Geethani Rajasekara wil
Usain Bolt perfect yet again at worlds; Ashton Eaton sets world record
Dispelling two years of injury doubts, the Jamaican won three sprint gold medals this week

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ThePapare Personality
Rohan 'Nana' - the Mahout of our Tuskers
In any sports team when its players celebrate on the field with champagne, there are always individuals who cherish the victory in silence. Sri Lanka rugby has similar unacknowledged proponents without whom the Tusker’s success story would have not been a reality.
“To captain Sri Lanka, that’s the ultimate dream” – Sripali Weerakkody
Sripali Weerakkody, not quite a household name, but if you’ve been a follower of the Sri Lankan Women’s Cricket team, no doubt you’ve seen her at work, leading Sri Lanka’s pace bowling attack. 
Harshana Godamanne; Sri Lanka’s shining star in Tennis
It has been a long while since the racket sport was introduced to the country by the British and Sri Lanka has taken considerable strides in the sport reaching the international sphere gradually. Despite the introduction in the British era, Tennis hit an all time low in the

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features
Dhammika Prasad – the man with bulging eyes and big heart
They say ‘attitude is everything’.   A ‘never-say-die’ attitude and fighting character has made Sri Lanka’s bowling spearhead Dhammika Prasad something to reckon with.
Michael Clarke, an enigma to the end - A hero? A villain?
The reception from a foreign crowd for Michael Clarke was long and strong. On his way out of Test cricket, The Oval rose to him and applauded him from its turf.
The Break Up of a Love-Hate Relationship
  Cognitive Dissonance; the state of having inconsistent thoughts, beliefs, or attitudes, especially as relating to behavioral decisions and attitude change. Simply, it is how you could absolutely love a person to bits, and yet have qualities tha

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Jayan Jabbers
Jayan Goonetilleke
Takes you through the Sporting arena touching on all major events. Prolific rugby player for S Thomas college and was a part of the World cup qualifying Sri Lanka U 20 team. He also coaches rugby and gives expert commentary.
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Body, Spirit & Mind
Dr. Asanga Wijayaratne
Specialist in Human Kinetics & Sport Medicine (University of Glasgow. Scotland Royal Medical Council UK)
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