Sri Lanka baptize new track with fire; 41 Medals & 8 Records

The junior Sri Lankan athletes were on fire bagging a host of medals and records serving justice to the newly laid track of the Sugathadasa Stadium at the 3rd South Asian Junior Athletic Championship, held over the last two days....

Sri Lanka win 5 Gold medals with 4 records on opening day

The opening day of the South Asian Junior Athletic Championship (SAJC), Colombo 2018 which concluded today(5th) at the Sugathadasa Stadium where 16 finals were worked out.Photos: South Asian Junior Athletic Championship 2018 | Day 1 ThePapare.com | 05/05/2018 Editing...

Four medals for Sri Lanka at Thai open

Sri Lankan athletes secured 03 medals at the Thailand Open Athletic Championship which commenced in Bangkok, Thailand yesterday (3rd). Sri Lanka sent a team mainly consisting of young athletes in order to provide the next generation of track and...

Aruna Darshana to lead Sri Lanka at SAJAC

Quarter-miler Aruna Dharshana will be appointed as the captain of the 83-member Sri Lankan athletic contingent at the South Asian Junior Athletic Championship (SAJAC) which will be held on the 5th and 6th of May 2018 at the Sugathadasa...

Sri Lankan squad for SAJAC announced

The Athletic Association of Sri Lanka (AASL) has announced a squad of 84 junior athletes who will represent the country at the South Asian Junior Athletic Championship (SAJAC) which will be hosted at the Sugathadasa Stadium on the 5th...

Kalinga Kumarage becomes SL’s 4th fastest Quarter-miler

The first senior national trial for the Asian Games, concluded today (28th) at the Sugathadasa stadium with a host of athletes achieving their personal bests on the second day of the competition. The 400m and 100m sprint finals which...
National Trials for 2018 Asian Games

First sprint record on the new Sugathdasa surface

The first day of the Athletic Senior national trials conducted by the Athletic Association of Sri Lanka (AASL) targeting the Asian Games 2018 concluded today(27th) at the Sugathadasa Stadium. Athletes who are targeting a spot in the National squad for...

Vinoj breaks 20-year-old National Record

Sprinter Vinoj Suranjaya broke the 20-year-old national record in the Men’s 200m, which was previously held by Sugath Thilakarathne, clocking 20.65secs at the Senior National Trials held at the Sugathadasa Stadium, targeting the upcoming Asian Games. Vinoj, who has...

56th Junior National Championship; Double record duo steal limelight

The 56th Junior National Championship concluded today (26th) with 28 new meet records and a national record established during the 4day meet, which included 9sprint records and is a testament to the vast amount of talent that is available...
Junior National Championships

56th Junior Nationals; Second record for Peterite Tharanga

The third and the penultimate day of the 56th Junior National Athletic competition concluded today (25th) at the Sugathadasa Stadium. The four-day event is conducted under 4 age groups in Under 16,18, 20 and 23. In the Under 16 Boy’s Javelin...

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