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Disappointment for Nirmal

Despite producing an impressive performance to win the men’s 400 metres hurdles at the selection t

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Sri Lanka Referees - Statement Update

From time to time, we will update our stakeholders on progress being made in Sri Lankan refereeing.

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Umar Amin and Shan Masood crack tons to punish Sri Lanka A

Umar Amin and Shan Masood made superb centuries to help Pakistan A take the lead against Sri Lanka i

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Sri Lanka Women's T20 Squad for the West Indies Series

At a Selection Committee meeting held of the National Women’s Selectors on the 20th May 2015, the

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Peterite Shabeer to captain Sri Lanka in AFC U14

Mohamed Shabeer of S.Peter’s College will captain the Sri Lanka U14 team at the AFC U14 South and

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Kusal Perera and Nisala Tharaka guide Sri Lanka A to 273

In-form, Kusal Janith Perera and tailender, Nisala Tharaka struck half-centuries to guide Sri Lanka

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Action against those involved in sexually harassing the Sri Lanka Women’s cricket team
The committee to investigate allegations of sexual harassment in Sri Lanka women's Cricket team has handed over their report to Minister of Sports Nav
The ​C​ommittee Report - Sri Lanka women’s Cricket sex scandal
The Committee Report of the three-member committee headed by Retired Supreme Court Judge Nimal Dissanayake, which was appointed to probe into the all
Interviews for National Netball Coach and Assistant Coach to be held today.
The selection of a Coach and assistant coach for Netball is scheduled to happen today. The applicants for the coaching positions are I.R. Thisera, Sub

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International
Ambrose issues IPL warning
West Indies great Curtly Ambrose has told leading Caribbean cricketers taking part in the Indian Premier League they cannot expect to come straight ba
Stokes goes from Lord's zero to hero
England all-rounder Ben Stokes was left to reflect on what a difference 10 months can make after his stirring innings of 92 against New Zealand on the
The Gentleman’s Game
When I was just five years old, I was already doing the haka in the mirror by myself. Whacking my legs, whacking my chest — I probably wasn’t doin

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Cricket
Umar Amin and Shan Masood crack tons to punish Sri Lanka A
Umar Amin and Shan Masood made superb centuries to help Pakistan A take the lead against Sri Lanka i
Sri Lanka Women's T20 Squad for the West Indies Series
At a Selection Committee meeting held of the National Women’s Selectors on the 20th May 2015, the
Kusal Perera and Nisala Tharaka guide Sri Lanka A to 273
In-form, Kusal Janith Perera and tailender, Nisala Tharaka struck half-centuries to guide Sri Lanka

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Rugby
Sri Lanka Referees - Statement Update
From time to time, we will update our stakeholders on progress being made in Sri Lankan refereeing.
Bradby Insights; Advantage one - will it be a repeat of 2011 ?
Royal College broke the three year hoodoo in the Lion’s den with a 23 – 22 nail-biting finish ag
When a little footballer saved the day for Thomian Rugby
After the highs of 2013 S.Thomas’ College for a second year running, are having a miserable rugby

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Football
Kasun, Raumi, Channa, Warakagoda, Issadeen, Fazul back in National Squad
The Football Federation of Sri Lanka has recalled veterans Kasun Jayasuriya, Raumi Mohideen, EB Chan
Peterite Shabeer to captain Sri Lanka in AFC U14
Mohamed Shabeer of S.Peter’s College will captain the Sri Lanka U14 team at the AFC U14 South and
Jupiters, Red Star, Olympic SC, Rangers close in on FA Cup last 32
One time Premier League Champions Jupiters SC, Red Star, Iruthayaraj SC, Young Star SC, Olympic SC,

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Other Sports
Felicitation of the Winners of the Youth Athletics Championship
The winners of the first Asian Youth Championships held in Qatar recently were felicitat
Disappointment for Nirmal
Despite producing an impressive performance to win the men’s 400 metres hurdles at the s
Rory McIlroy on major wins, Tiger Woods, training and legacy
Golf's world number one Rory McIlroy says he wants to be "the best player of my generation

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ThePapare Personality
"I have performed to the best of my ability as a left-arm spinner"– Malinda Pushpakumara
It has been few months since the conclusion of the SLC Premier League Tournament 2014/15 and for the first time in history, Sri Lanka Ports Authority Cricket Club clinched the trophy. The biggest reason behind their success was the wicket-taking ability of their uncanny left
"My Brother is my mentor" - Shanuka Sadaruwan
One week after ThePapare.com met with the national champion Gayan Sandaruwan; we sat with younger brother Shanuka Sanduruwan as he shared the story on how his bother inspired him in taking on the sport.
“Every bad thing I take as a good experience” – Gayan Sandaruwan
Winning the national championship for nine times and out of it winning it consecutively for six long years Gayan Sandruwan is the crown-prince of the motorcycle racing fraternity. ThePapare.com sat-in  with this gentlemen to share the story how he controls power beyond real

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features
When a little footballer saved the day for Thomian Rugby
After the highs of 2013 S.Thomas’ College for a second year running, are having a miserable rugby season.
Tuskers….. Is the herd ready?
Sri Lanka Rugby on the back of their win over the Philippines has now the option of challenging the 3rd seed finisher of the Asian Rugby top three championship. The question is; are the Tuskers ready to earn that spot and if so can they compete in th
Chaminda Vaas bowls 11 consecutive maidens against India on MS Dhoni’s Test debut
December 6, 2005. After almost three days of the Chennai Test were washed out, Chaminda Vaas showed his class on a pitch that offered little to him. Abhishek Mukherjee looks back at a forgotten act of mind-numbing accuracy.

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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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