ISAC 2017

The International Schools’ Athletic Championships (ISAC), the biggest sporting event of the International schools calendar  is scheduled to be held on 25th, 26th and 27th February 2017 at the Diyagama Mahinda Rajapaksa Stadium, Homagama from 0800hrs to 1800hrs on...
Baghdad Half Marathon 2017

Two Sri Lankan marathoners, Kumar Shanmugeswaran and Sajini Wickramasuriya will take part in the 2nd Baghdad half marathon scheduled to take place on the 04th of February in Baghdad, Iraq. The inaugural “Baghdad Marathon” was held last year in...

Usain Bolt will have to hand back one of his nine Olympic gold medals after Jamaican team-mate Nesta Carter tested positive for a banned substance. Carter was part of the Jamaican quartet that won the 4x100m in Beijing in 2008. His...
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...