Commonwealth Games 2018

Commonwealth Games; Sri Lanka through to a historical semi-final

Buwaneka Goonethilleka and Sachin Dias makes history in Gold Coast Australia as they have shuttled their way through three rounds to reach the semi-finals of the 21st Commonwealth Games. No Sri Lankan has ever come this far in the...

Commonwealth Games: Shuttlers through to the Quarters

It was a good day for the Sri Lankan Badminton team as they earned their spots in the singles and doubles quarterfinals at the 21st Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia. Commonwealth Games: Two down Sri Lanka smashes Pakistan Singles -...

Commonwealth Games: Two down Sri Lanka smashes Pakistan

Sri Lanka, after losing the previous two games in the Badminton Mixed Team event at the Commonwealth Games 2018 to India and Scotland, 5-0 and 4-1 respectively, took on Pakistan in their final encounter of the 1st round. Sri...

Commonwealth Games; Sri Lankan shuttlers lose their second

After a brutal loss against India earlier in the day, Sri Lanka faced more misery against Scotland as they lost their second tie in the group stage this evening 4-1. India thrash Sri Lanka to kick off the Commonwealth Games Thilini...

India thrash Sri Lanka to kick off the Commonwealth Games

The world class Indian Shuttling team dashed Sri Lanka’s dreams, on the opening game day of the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, earlier today. India left no room for Sri Lanka to clock in a single win and...

Indo-Sri Lanka clash in Gold Coast, Australia

The much-awaited Gold Coast Commonwealth Games 2018 is set to kick off on the 4th of April with 23 sports taking to water and land to compete for eternal glory. Badminton, is one of the few competitions on the program to...

Successful end to the 35th Novices Badminton Championship

The 35th edition of the Novices Mercantile Badminton Championship was held from the 18th to the 25th March at the MBA Head Quarters & GT Jayasuriya Court Complex. The tournament was once again proudly hosted by the Mercantile Badminton...

Who shuttled their way to the 2018 Commonwealth Games?

Sri Lanka Badminton Association has named an 8-member squad to take on Gold Coast Australia at the 2018 Commonwealth Games set to take place from 5th-15th April. Know your swimmers for Commonwealth Games 2018  The Karunaratne brothers, Dinuka and Niluka, will be...

A lending hand for Schools Badminton in 2018 by the Mercantile Badminton Association

The Mercantile Badminton Association (MBA) recently held its Annual General Meeting in its continuing effort to improve the sport in the mercantile sector. The MBA, which is a registered sports body under the Ministry of Sports, held it’s AGM...

Will the Shuttlers be left behind next year?

With the Commonwealth Games 2018 fast approaching, the suspension on the National body of Badminton by the Badminton World Federation (BWF) not too long ago, is resurfacing as a serious issue. The annual Commonwealth Games are scheduled to take...

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