National Cross country 2017

43rd National Cross Country Championship concluded today at the Race course grounds in Nuwara Eliya kicking off the 43rd National Sports festival. The event commenced at 08.30 am with the temperature in Nuwara Eliya registering 13 Celsius. Organised by the...

Half the world’s population watched the coverage of the Olympic Games Rio 2016 and well over seven billion video views of official content were registered on social media platforms. Athletes from 206 National Olympic Committees plus the first-ever Refugee Olympic...
53rd Ceylon Track & Field meet 2016

The annual athletic meet oragnised by the Ceylon Track & Field club for the 54th time was held over the weekend at the Diyagama Mahinda Rajapakse Stadium over the weekend (05th & 06th November). Organised by the oldest functioning track...
Jnr Tarbet round up

47th Sir John Tarbet   junior athletic meet concluded today in Embilipitiya. Held with the participation of a large number of young budding athletes, the meet had a total of 9 records broken this year. With the competition spanning over 04...
Sugathadasa Stadium to be ready by February 2017

The Hon. Minster of Sports pledged that the Sugathadasa Sports Complex that is currently under renovation will be ready for the athletes by the end of February 2017. He expressed these views during his official site visit to the...
Mo Farah

Great Britain's Mo Farah has been nominated for the IAAF's male athlete of the year award. Farah, 33, secured a historic 'double double' by retaining both his 5,000m and 10,000m Olympic titles at Rio 2016. Paula Radcliffe, in 2002, was the...
School Games Day 5

The fifth and the final day of the All Island Schools Games concluded today with a glamorous closing ceremony. The Chief Guests present for the closing ceremony was Minister M.H.Haleem and Minister Sarath Ekanayake. Western Province won the Games...
All Island School Games 2016

The fourth day of the All-Island Schools Games recorded three new records at Bogambara today. It was rather a competitive day in field events. The High Jump,  Long Jump and the Pole vault events were closely competed with about 15...
Day 03 Island Schools Games

Another exciting day at the All Island Schools Games commenced today at the Bogambara Stadium as scheduled for the third consecutive day. Day 03 turned out to have only Semi Finals and Finals which meant most of the athletes...
All Island Schools Game Day 2

The day 02 of the All Island Schools’ Games turned out to be one with some exciting turn of events. Most of the medals that were given out were won by the athletes of the Western Province. Many of...