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U17 Cricket – St. Peter’s, Thurstan and Prince of Wales advance to the quarter-finals

St. Peter’s College, Thurstan College and Prince of Wales College booked their berths in the quart

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Women's Cricket - 'Imesha' the star on day two

Colts CC and Navy SC recorded wins on day two of the ongoing womens division 1 limited over tourname

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CSL 2015: Colombo BC defends the championship at extra time

ThePapare.com player of the match Praneeth Udumalagala share his thoughts after nail biting victory.

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CSL 2015: Track Masters beat Sailors at Finals

Track Masters BC clinched Women's A Division Trophy beating Navy BC 65-68 at full time. Await full r

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Celebrating Tennis - 100th National Tennis Championships

The 100th National Tennis Championships will see light from the  August with the active participati

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Hard earned win for New Youngs; Navy edge out Negombo Youth while Air Force draw Crystal Palace

The much fancied Java Lane SC took on New Youngs SC in Wennappuwa on the 2nd day of the Dialog Champ

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Tickets for the 1st T20i sold out
Sri Lanka Cricket announces that tickets for the 1st T20i to be played on 30th July is sold out. Security checks will be strictly enforced and fans ar
Collin Denish in charge of national U:20 7's team
Peterite and Science College consultant coach Collin Denish will guide the team in to the Asian Under 20 7's series which will take place in Malaysia
Inter club 7's kick off 01st & 2nd August
Havelock's SC will come into the field with a strong team to defend the title whilst Kandy SC has filled with a star studded unit. 

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International
BAN vs SA - 2nd Test: Steyn, Duminy put Proteas on top on Day 1
Dale Steyn claimed his 400th Test scalp as he shared six wickets with JP Duminy, giving South Africa the edge Thursday on the first day of the second
Ashes 2015: Steven Finn puts England on brink of victory
Steven Finn took a five-wicket haul as England moved to the brink of victory over Australia on another barely believable day of Test cricket at Edgbas
Zinedine Zidane plays rugby
The former footballer scored a try for the France 1998 team against Toulon in a charity match.
Hooper gets slap on wrist
Wallabies flanker Michael Hooper has been suspended for just one week after being found guilty of foul play and will be available for his side's next

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Cricket
U17 Cricket – St. Peter’s, Thurstan and Prince of Wales advance to the quarter-finals
St. Peter’s College, Thurstan College and Prince of Wales College booked their berths in the quart
Women's Cricket - 'Imesha' the star on day two
Colts CC and Navy SC recorded wins on day two of the ongoing womens division 1 limited over tourname
Sri Lanka’s poor T20 record at R. Premadasa continues
Pakistan claimed a comfortable 29-run victory over reigning T20 world champions, Sri Lanka in their

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Rugby
New look to rugby refs with Garratt Williamson
Sri Lanka Rugby Football Union’s referee consultant Garratt Williamson is back in the island worki
Sri Lanka U20 7's initial squad of 32
SLRFU has named the national pool of 32 from the concluded under 20 club rugby 7s last weekend. Out
Dialog Inter club rugby 7’s kick off this weekend
Club rugby will raise the curtains for the first time for this brand new season when the illustrious

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Football
Super Sun gets Thilina, Podi & Meera; a force this season
Super Sun SC has acquired the services of Chathura Gunarathne, Thilina Bandara and Nagoor Meera furt
Hard earned win for New Youngs; Navy edge out Negombo Youth while Air Force draw Crystal Palace
The much fancied Java Lane SC took on New Youngs SC in Wennappuwa on the 2nd day of the Dialog Champ
Police steals the win from reigning champs Solid
Solid SC’s title defense got off to an unexpected start as Police twice came from behind to finall

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Other Sports
CSL 2015: Colombo BC defends the championship at extra time
ThePapare.com player of the match Praneeth Udumalagala share his thoughts after nail bitin
CSL 2015: Track Masters beat Sailors at Finals
Track Masters BC clinched Women's A Division Trophy beating Navy BC 65-68 at full time. Aw
Celebrating Tennis - 100th National Tennis Championships
The 100th National Tennis Championships will see light from the  August with the active p

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ThePapare Personality
From cow dung courts to Wimbledon glory - The Sania Mirza story
We often look at great personalities in World sport for inspiration. We remember the big names and applaud their feats, their astounding achievements leaving lasting impressions in our lives. While we are busy recollecting the greats in and around Europe and the West, we can
"I want to win an Olympic Medal for Sri Lanka" - Ravindu Laksiri
Eighteen year old Ravindu Laksiri made himself and the nation proud when he won the Plate title of the Asian Squash Championship few weeks back setting a new height in sport.
The Chief-Engineer of the Rolling Maul; Supun Warnakulasuriya
Rugby is a game where success depends on each and every player in the team from the starting front row to the full back. In a typical rugby format, it is a common practice that tries are being scored by the three quarters while the forward eight are the people in charge of d

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features
New look to rugby refs with Garratt Williamson
Sri Lanka Rugby Football Union’s referee consultant Garratt Williamson is back in the island working extensively with the rugby referees in a bid to uplift the refereeing standards in the country.
Parents' Bad Behavior May Be to Blame for Kids Quitting Sports
According to the National Alliance for Youth Sports, sideline behavior by adults is a top contributing factor to kids quitting sports.
Week 2: Another epic at Ellis Park
Rolling into the second week, the All Black’s visit to Ellis Park was the headline grabber, and the game did not disappoint as rugby fans the world-over were treated to yet another All Black-Springbok classic.

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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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Body, Spirit & Mind
Dr. Asanga Wijayaratne
Specialist in Human Kinetics & Sport Medicine (University of Glasgow. Scotland Royal Medical Council UK)
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