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Wesley College Swimming Gala 2014

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Royal, S.Thomas’ meet at the peak of their powers in The Blue Derby

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An insight into the Fijian flair in Lanka – Emori and Dunn

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International
Hodgson to lead Wallabies in tour opener
New Australia coach Michael Cheika named back-rower Matt Hodgson as his first captain on Thursday in the Wallabies' opening tour match against the Barbarians in London.
South Africa reclaims number-one ODI ranking after five years
South Africa has reclaimed the number-one ranking on the Reliance ICC ODI Team Rankings following the conclusion of its series against New Zealand in New Zealand.
ICC backs chucking crackdown
Cricket's global governing body Monday justified its crackdown on bowlers with illegal actions, vowing to only allow unorthodox deliveries like the 'doosra' within the rules.
Ballon d'Or: Gareth Bale on Fifa world player shortlist
Wales forward Gareth Bale is the only player from the home nations on the 23-man shortlist for the Fifa 2014 men's world footballer of the year award.
Wallabies are not sexists, says Phipps
Wallaby scrum-half Nick Phipps has insisted the Australia rugby union squad are not a bunch of sexists following the fall-out caused by Kurtley Beale's offensive text message to a female team official
Proud dad Djokovic already feels 'number one'
Novak Djokovic already feels 'number one' after becoming a father last week and says his battle with Roger Federer for the year-end top global ranking is no more than a luxury problem. 

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Cricket
Women’s squad for Sri Lanka tour of Pakistan
A training squad has been announced for Sri Lanka’s tour of Pakistan in 2015 in Doha at a selectio
SL tour of India Rookies under the microscope
  Sri Lanka team lead by Angelo Mathews left the country on Tuesday night where they will open the
Murali harmony cup begins in the North
The Murali Harmony cup began in the Northern Province as 8 games of the boys segment was worked off

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Rugby
Hodgson to lead Wallabies in tour opener
New Australia coach Michael Cheika named back-rower Matt Hodgson as his first captain on Thursday in
Kandy SC to Battle for Lost Legacy
Twelve time league title contenders and the front runners of the Sri Lankan rugby sphere, Kandy Spor
Police SC gunning for a top three finish
Back to back Plate Champions in the Dialog Rugby League Police SC are looking to take that next step

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Football
Royal, S.Thomas’ meet at the peak of their powers in The Blue Derby
Another battle of the ‘Roy-Tho season’ will be ticked off on the 1st of November when these two
Solid, Army, Air Force title bids falter
Solid SC’s second round in the Dialog Champions League got off to a horrific start as the two Kalu
Video - Ban Vs Sri Lanka Friendly Football match
Ban Vs Sri Lanka Friendly Football match

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ThePapare Personality
An insight into the Fijian flair in Lanka – Emori and Dunn
Sri Lankan rugby has taken a new look with the inclusion of two Fijian-born players in the recent international tournaments this year.
“I proved, if there is a will then there is a way.”- Asiri Wijesekara
84th John Tarbet Atheltic Championships concluded last week with nine new records blooming in the field of school athletics.The most significant record breaking performance was staged by the Gateway College sprinter Asiri Wijesekara, when he qualified for the IAAF World Yout

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features
Kandy SC to Battle for Lost Legacy
Twelve time league title contenders and the front runners of the Sri Lankan rugby sphere, Kandy Sports Club prepare themselves ahead of their greatest challenge faced so far; to bring the celebrated l
Amidst Legends, Angelo Mathews is Leading Sri Lanka by Example
He won Sri Lanka the Asia Cup, the World T20 and a series abroad in England this year but Angelo Mathews' leadership is something still unspoken of really. To be fair, Mathews has led by example a tea
Police SC gunning for a top three finish
Back to back Plate Champions in the Dialog Rugby League Police SC are looking to take that next step and finish this season in the top three.

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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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