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...
42nd National Sports Festival

The 4th and final phase of the All Island School Games kicked off at the Bogambara stadium yesterday. As scheduled it will be held from the 13th to the 17th of this month. The games started with about 5000...
Nimali’s 800m record is legit

The Athletic Association of Sri Lanka (AASL) held a special media briefing at the Automobile Association Auditorium to explain their stance regarding a much talked about subject after the conclusion of the National Sports Festival in Jaffna. There has been...
Army Para Games

Athletic championship of the Sri Lanka Army Para Games will be held from the 12th to the 14th October 2016 at the Mahinda Rajapakse Stadium in Diyagama. Para Sports was initially introduced to the Sri Lanka Army in the year...
42nd National sports festival Day 03video

The 42nd National Sports Festival, the first of its kind to be held in the Jaffna Peninsula, concluded today at the Durayyappah stadium in glamorous fashion with President Maithripala Sirisena gracing the closing ceremony as the chief guest of...
national sports festival second day

Two more Sri Lanka records were established on the second day of the 42nd National Sports Festival held at the Jaffna Durayappah stadium. Nimali Liyanarachchi of Sabaragamuwa Province made history with an impressive run in the women’s 800m with...
Jaffna Polevaulter Aniththa breaks another record

The first day of the national games festival was given a perfect start by the brilliant young pole vaulting star Aniththa Jagatheswaram from Jaffna when she reclaimed the pole vault national record to with a performance of 3.41m.  Earlier...
National games opening ceromany

The very first National Sports Festival to grace the Jaffna peninsula kicked started today at the Durayappah Stadium in Jaffna today. This event will see over 2100 athletes competing in their respective track and field sports disciplines over the...