Thomians Weather the Storm

Somehow, as a Thomian, I had a bad feeling about the game going in. Warden Billimoria’s taciturn face at the team introductions was gloomier than the weather. Almost like he had a premonition of what was to come. It...

Manula thwarts staggering Royal comeback

Manula Wickramaratne had the last laugh as his last-minute goal left the scores level at the end of the two legs of the Hayman Trophy  after Royal stunned S. Thomas' to come back from four-foals down in the 2nd...
National Schools Swimming

Ananda and Visakha new champions at National Schools Swimming

Ananda College broke the solid swimming stronghold that St Joseph’s College held over the years inching in as the schools’ national champions at the National Schools swimming tournament that came to a close last evening at the Sugathadasa swimming...

Can Royal repeat 2012 to stop the Thomian five-peat?

The Thomians were nothing short of perfect. Shakya Gunathilake’s S. Thomas’ water polo team made the national title winners Royal College look like an amateur outfit when they finished on an 8-4 scoreline in the 1st leg of the...

Familiar faces dominate National Schools Swimming

The All-island National Schools swimming tournament commenced yesterday at the Sugathadasa swimming pool. The tournament comprises of all the top swimmers from all over the nation going head to head to decide a champion. During day 01 the familiar names...

Kahandawala inspires S. Thomas’ to emphatic Hayman lead

S. Thomas’ College cruised to an emphatic win over traditional rivals Royal College in the 1st leg of the Royal-Thomian Water Polo encounter played for the prestigious R.L. Hayman trophy at the Sugathadasa Stadium today. Royal College started off with...

Can Royal spoil the Thomain five-peat?

It is that time when the Sugathadasa Swimming Pool complex gets swamped in blue as Sri Lanka’s most anticipated Water polo encounter comes alive for the 26th successive occasion on the 30th of September 2017. The Royal-Thomian Water polo encounter...

Royal and Visakha crowned at Water Polo Nationals

Royal College, Colombo and Visakha Vidyalaya came out on top at the National Water Polo Championships which concluded today. Three intense days of competition saw the best of the best take the Sugathadasa Swimming Complex by storm as Savinda...

Water Polo’s ‘Blue Ribbon’: Hayman Trophy 2017 – History and Numbers

The 26th edition of the most prestigious Water Polo event in the island, Dr. R.L Hayman Trophy between Royal and S. Thomas’ College will kick off on Saturday, 30th September 2017 in grand style.
Western Province defends championship

Western Province defends Swimming title at 43rd National Sports Festival

The 43rd National Sports Festival Games Swimming Championships were held on the 18th and 19th of September at the Sugathadasa Swimming Pool.

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