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Chucking confirmed – What’s the excuse now?
This column has recently described how illegal bowling action (chucking) is rife and rampant in youth cricket and that the causes lie rooted in the coaching, umpiring, playing, and structure of Sri La
Twelve yards to ‘Glory’
It could be the most important kick of your career while thousands watch as you prepare yourself to take the penalty with the goalkeeper standing in your way. Only a penalty taker and the goalkeeper w
Test World XI: 2000-2014 - Crunching the numbers to find the century's best
With the volume of cricket played nowadays, it is the contemporary players who dominate Test cricket’s record books.
The Home of Cricket
As the “English summer” begins in the traditional way; a ‘Lords Test’ with the hosts taking on the Lankan Lions, it is intriguing to peek into the history and traditions of the most hallowed L
The best batsman since Bradman - A new contender throws his hat in the ring
It’s been debated ever since he retired in 1948, but who is the best batsman since Don Bradman last played?
The FIFA World Cup 2014 – The Samba Spectacle
Brazil is the country to visit this summer and it is not because of their tropical climate, sandy beaches, beautiful girls or amazing nightlife. After sixty four years, Brazil will host and compete in

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Cricket
India's Pankaj Singh sets unwanted record
India seamer Pankaj Singh took possession Wednesday of a record he would rather not have broken when
Kallis ends international career
South Africa all-rounder Jacques Kallis on Wednesday announced his retirement from all forms of inte
Sanga cries foul ; Former captain alleges cricket official harassing him
Star batsman Kumar Sangakkara has opened out saying that a ‘powerful’ cricket official has been

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Rugby
The Journey of the Green Machine
Isipathana College claimed bragging rights to the 2014 Schools Rugby Season by capturing the ultimat
Sri Lanka Tuskers bow out of Commonwealth Games winning the shield championship
Sri Lanka sevens rugby team led by Fazil Marija won the Shield Championship of the Commonwealth Game
Colombo Blues make it three in a row!
The Colombo Blues once again came out winners of ThePapare All Star Rugby encounter recording a 27-2

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ThePapare Personality
“I represented the first XV in the 9th grade" – Lasindu Ishan.
As an emerging rugby player from Science College Lasindu Ishan has been outstanding  representing not only his school but the country as a part of the U 18 national side. ThePapare.com met up with Lasindu to speak about his experiences and thoughts on being an integral part

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