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Nelson Perera to head National Selectors

Nelson Perera was appointed as the Chairman of the National selection committee along with four othe

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As consultant for national team Border courted by SLC?

  Sri Lanka cricket are currently having discussions with Allan Border for the post of consultant

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A clash of the ‘shuttle’ between historic rivals

Royal College is to host S.Thomas’ College, Mt.Lavinia in their den this year as the rivalry inten

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Damaged Captain Seals the Hayman

Royal were never going to keel over and gift the Hayman to St. Thomas’ on Saturday at the Sugathad

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Sri Lanka ‘A’ in the lead as 18 wickets fall on day 3

The bowlers dominated the proceedings in Matara on day 3 of the 2nd unofficial Test match between Sr

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Carlton Junior Cup Tennis Tournament- Press Conference

The press conference for the Carlton Junior Cup Tennis Tournament 2014 was held at the Lakshman Kadi

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International
Moeen Ali & Ravi Bopara back ECB Asian initiative
A love of cricket is, by and large, a given within the Asian community in Britain and yet relatively few have established themselves within the professional game.
Kiwis slam Aussie juniors' haka response
New Zealand rugby league bosses have criticised Australia's "disrespectful" response to the traditional haka pre-match challenge after it almost sparked an all-in brawl at a junior international in Au
All Blacks squad for MyRepublic Northern Tour
Strong side picked for Tests against USA, England, Scotland and Wales
Carter, Sonny Bill back for the All Blacks
New Zealand on Monday welcomed back superstars Dan Carter and Sonny Bill Williams for next month's northern hemisphere tour but dropped pivot Colin Slade, despite his heroics against Australia at the
Harbhajan may sue Hair
Harbhajan Singh has threatened to take legal action against controversial umpire Darrell Hair if the Australian continued to damage his reputation by making provocative comment that youngsters with su
ICC defends testing methods
In its attempt to eradicate illegal bowling actions, the ICC is committed to ensuring the game’s integrity is maintained.

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Cricket
Moeen Ali & Ravi Bopara back ECB Asian initiative
A love of cricket is, by and large, a given within the Asian community in Britain and yet relatively
As consultant for national team Border courted by SLC?
  Sri Lanka cricket are currently having discussions with Allan Border for the post of consultant
Sri Lanka ‘A’ in the lead as 18 wickets fall on day 3
The bowlers dominated the proceedings in Matara on day 3 of the 2nd unofficial Test match between Sr

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Rugby
Kiwis slam Aussie juniors' haka response
New Zealand rugby league bosses have criticised Australia's "disrespectful" response to the traditio
All Blacks squad for MyRepublic Northern Tour
Strong side picked for Tests against USA, England, Scotland and Wales
Carter, Sonny Bill back for the All Blacks
New Zealand on Monday welcomed back superstars Dan Carter and Sonny Bill Williams for next month's n

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Football
Nelson Perera to head National Selectors
Nelson Perera was appointed as the Chairman of the National selection committee along with four othe
Gonawela’s hat-trick powers Thora to a thumping win
Deshan Gonawela produced a clinical first half hat-trick as S.Thomas’ College defeated Trinity Col
DCL Summary : Issadeen puts five past Thihariya; Nandimithra down Saunders
Mohomed Issadeen scored a staggering five goals against Thihariya Youth as Army routed their opponen

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ThePapare Personality
Dashing left hander – Danushka Gunathilaka
Left-handed batsmen are a treat to watch when they are in full swing. Sri Lanka has produced many brilliant left-handed stroke makers such as Arjuna Ranathunga, Sanath Jayasuriya, Hashan Thillakaratne, Russell Arnold and Kumar Sangakkara in their short history.  
Man of Steel – Anuruddha Wilwara
Built like iron and running like the wind Anuruddha Wilwara, Sri Lanka 7s rugby sensation has hit phenomenal form of recent.  ThePapare.com cornered him for a chit-chat on this latest escalation.

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features
SSC felicitates their illustrious son – Mahela Jayawardene
The Sinhalese Sports Club in Colombo paid tribute to their loyal servant, Mahela Jayawardene at a grand ceremony held at the club premises yesterday evening after the 37-year old legend retired from T
Tillakaratne Dilshan, cricket's Jack-of-all-trades
Two days ago, Sri Lankan cricketer Tillakaratne Dilshan turned 38. There's not much time left for Dilshan to hang up his boots. But he is fiercely motivated. He wants to see Sri Lanka win the World Cu
Ayrton Senna – The Perennial Legend (Part 2)
“The same moment that you are seen as the best, the fastest and somebody that cannot be touched, you are enormously fragile” - Ayrton Senna

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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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