86 th Sir John Tarbet Senior athletic

86th Sir John Tarbet Senior athletic meet concluded today at the Diyagama Mahinda Rajapakse stadium with Maris Stella College, Negombo walking away as the overall Boys Champion while A. Ratnayake MV emerged as the overall Girls Champions.   Four new...
Six meet records tumble at the Sir John Tarbet senior meet

The 86th Sir John Tarbet Senior Athletic championship commenced on the 13th of September at the Diyagama Mahinda Rajapakse Stadium with the participation of over 3200 athletes. Inaugurated in the year 1920 this is the oldest athletic meet of...
Amara Indumathi Karunathi

Amara Indumathi Karunathilaka, Sri Lanka’s sole female Paralympian, has achieved qualification to compete in the women’s 400M T45/46/47 final to be held on Friday. She achieved this feat clocking a time of 01.02.07 in the first heat of the...
Dinesh Priyantha

Dinesh Priyantha Herath, Sri Lankan Paralympian Javelin Thrower won the bronze medal in the Javelin F46 event, claiming Sri Lanka’s second Paralympic medal in the history of the games. Herath achieved this feat with a personal best throw of...
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Trials to choose the competitors for the Junior South Asian Games 2016 which will be held on the 19th and the 20th October in Lucknow , India will be held alongside the Senior John Tarbet Athletic championship scheduled to...
Sir John Tarbet Championships to empower young athletes

The 86th Sir John Tarbet Championships will take place in two legs with the Senior competition taking place from the 13th to 15th September at the Diyagama Mahinda Rajapakse stadium and the Junior Tarbet will be held at the...
Sri Lankan Para Olympic team unveiled

The Sri Lankan contingent that will be taking part in the 6th Paralympic Games that will be held in Rio, Brazil was unveiled at the Sports Ministry Auditorium with the participation of Hon. Minister of Sports Dayasiri Jayasekara. The 6th...
Sri Lankan Olympic team

The Island’s Olympians were inaugurated at an event held at the National Olympic house, Colombo 7 with the participation of Minister of Sport Mr. Dayasiri Jaysekara who was the chief guest of the event and guest of honor Brazilian...
Upali Rajakaruna

Wheelchair Tennis player and the Lankan top seed Upali Rajakaruna gained qualification for the 2016 Rio Paralympics via wild card and will be the only wheelchair tennis representation from the country for the games. The war-veteran who took up the...
94th National Athletics

The 94th edition of the National athletic championship 2016 concluded on the 10th July 2016 with 4 new national records established at the meet which spanned over three days. The final day of the meet saw P K A A...