A record breaking year for Sri Lankan Athletics

The year 2018 has undoubtedly been one of the best for national athletics in the recent past with track and field putting up some incredible performances. Despite not managing to earn a podium finish at the Commonwealth Games and Asian...

The year of promise: A look back at track & field in 2018

For track and field in Sri Lanka, 2018 showcased enormous potential and promise throughout the year in many areas. Once an Asian powerhouse, Sri Lankan athletics was dormant in the past decade, after managing just one international medal (2007). Sri...

Kipchoge and Ibarguen named 2018 WORLD ATHLETES OF THE YEAR

Eliud Kipchoge and Caterine Ibarguen have been named the male and female World Athletes of the Year at the IAAF Athletics Awards 2018, held at the Grimaldi Forum in Monaco yesterday (5th December). Kipchoge underlined his status as the world’s...

Sri Lanka Olympians cleanup for the nation

Sri Lanka Olympians, an association made up of the athletes who had the privilege of representing Sri Lanka at the most prestigious sporting spectacle in the world, the Olympic Games, came together for a noble cause on the 02nd...

Parami’s family gets a brand-new boat

Parami Wasanthi Maristella who became the first Sri Lankan to win a Youth Olympic medal at the 3rd Youth Olympic Games which was held in Buenos Aires, Argentina recently received a valuable gift certain to improve the quality of...

IAAF World Athlete of the year 2018 – Female finalists

With less than a fortnight to go until the IAAF Athletic Awards 2018, which will be held in Monaco where the top performers of the world will be recognized for their exceptional achievements during the year 2018, IAAF has...

IAAF World Athlete of the year 2018 – Male finalists

With less than a fortnight to go until the IAAF Athletic Awards 2018, which will be held in Monaco where the top performers of the world will be recognized for their exceptional achievements during the year 2018, IAAF has...

Sri Lankan hopes for World Athletic Championship 2019 reignited

Sri Lankan athletics hopes of earning qualification for the IAAF World Athletic Championship 2019 has been reignited, as the world governing body has decided to use the old qualification system instead of the new World ranking based system which...
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ශ්‍රී ලංකා මලල ක්‍රීඩාවේ සැලකිය යුතු ආකාරයේ වර්ධනයක් මේ වසරේ සිදු වුනා. මේ වසරේ පැවති යොවුන් ඔලිම්පික් තරගාවලියේ දී සහ ආසියානු කනිෂ්ඨ මලල ක්‍රීඩා ශූරතා තරගාවලියේ දී පදක්කම් හිමිකර ගැනීමට සමත් වීම එයට හොඳම උදාහරණ ලෙස දක්වන්න පුළුවන්. ඉතින් මේ වසරේ...

Change of IAAF qualification process narrows Sri Lanka’s chances at major events

International Association of Athletic Federations (IAAF), the controlling body of world athletics has announced a major overhaul in the qualification process for the world events which include the Olympics and the World Athletic Championships. The IAAF announced the reforms...

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