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Sri Lanka 40 man squad training ahead of A5N
Tuskers training hard at the Race Course grounds under Yohan Taylor ahead of A5Nations which is to be held from 6-9 May 2015 in Phillipines 
ICC decisions on Illegal bowling actions
Revised procedures for dealing with bowlers reported with suspected illegal bowling actions were approved, including provisions that:
ICC Board decisions on Sri Lanka Cricket
The ICC Board considered the implications of the appointment of an Interim Committee of Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) by the Government of Sri Lanka and whe
International
Chelsea beat Man Utd to close on title
Chelsea moved to within two wins of reclaiming the Premier League title after Eden Hazard's goal gave them a narrow victory over Manchester United at
West Indies v England: Hosts draw first Test after Anderson record
West Indies held on to draw the first Test on the day James Anderson became England's leading wicket-taker in Test history.

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Cricket
Kumar Sangakkara and Kevin Pietersen to unleash greatness on Glamorgan
Cardiff is the place to be on Sunday. One of the greatest cricketers of this generation will be maki
Sanga wins Asian Award for 2015
Honouring Asian excellence, The Asian Awards 2015 bestowed Sri Lanka’s cricketing icon Kumar Sanga
අයි.සී.සී.ය රතුකොඩි ඔසවද්දී බලධාරීහු "බිහිරි" වෙති
ශ්‍රී ලංකා ක්‍රිකට්‌ ආයතනයේ පරිපාලනය

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Rugby
Royal College continue their unbeaten streak
Royal College continued their unbeaten run for the 2015 season beating Dharmaraja College 17-05 in t
Science College Route St. Anthony’s College
The boys from Templars Road, Science College made yet another significant milestone in their rugby b
Pathana edge past Joes in a cracking physical battle
Isipathana College maintained their unbeaten streak when they successfully defeated St. Joseph’s C

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Football
Four goal Cooray SC route Old Bens
Cooray SC scored two goals each either side of halftime as they romped to an easy win over Old Bens
Premier League Division I Starts – Only the champ promoted
The 2015 Premier League Division I Championship kicks off with an opportunity to enter the top divi
Ranjith Rodrigo doesn’t want to develop football – Sunil Senaweera
“The President of Football Federation of Sri Lanka, Ranjith Rodrigo is not interested in developin

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Michael Phelps fails to make 400m freestyle final after finishing 17th
Eighteen-time Olympic champion Michael Phelps failed to qualify for the 400m freestyle fin
Sri Lanka 40 man squad training ahead of A5N
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Mahaweli Reach tennis commences
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At the age of 17, he was the Goal keeper in the College Football team who turned out to play Tag Rugby for his house in an Inter House Rugby tournament. When the lad was 19, he was the most fearsome Number 8s in the Sri Lankan School’s circuit and went on to represent the
Avishka first to achieve magical 1000
Avishka Fernando of St. Sebastian’s College, Moratuwa scored 1000 runs this season, he was the first to achieve this feat this year in the Schools Cricket arena. ThePapare.com was able to catch up with this youngster for a brief chat ahead of him achieving this milestone.

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ICC ignoring Sri Lankans for Hall of Fame?
78 inductees – 26 from England, 21 from Australia, 17 from West Indies and non from Sri Lanka, should we be peeved ?
AB de Villiers: The chaos and the effect
AB de Villiers stymied by rain when the world seemed to have conspired to give him the chance to take South Africa sailing into a first World Cup final. AB de Villiers being human enough to not find his touch immediately after a prolonged rain break
Life after Sanga-Mahela
They carried aspirations of a wounded nation and led the Lankan brand of Cricket for more than a decade. They played 376 ODIs together, which is more than any other pair in cricketing history, but on 18th March, they played their final ODI. Sanga-Mah

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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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