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Will this be the turning point for Sri Lankan Track & Field?

The recently concluded Commonwealth Games held in Gold Coast, Australia saw the largest medal haul ever for the Island nation, but sadly none of them came from Track and Field. Sri Lanka was represented by 13 track and field...
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ස්කොෂ් ක්‍රීඩාවෙන් කිරුළු පැලදී ලාංකීය කුමරිය, මිහිලියා

අතිදක්ෂ ශ්‍රී ලාංකික ස්කොෂ් ක්‍රීඩිකාවක් වන මිහිලියා මෙත්සරණි සිය ජාත්‍යන්තර ක්‍රීඩා දිවියේ උච්චතම අවස්ථාවකට ළඟා වීමට පසුගිය දා සමත් විය. ඇය සමඟ කරට කර යමින් ඇයට අභියෝගයක් වීමට ජාතික මට්ටමේ කිසිදු ක්‍රීඩිකාවක් මේ වන විට සමත් වී නොමැති අතර...

Sri Lanka Rugby, glimpses of hope with room for growth

The Tuskers 7s team, led by Sudharshana Muthuthantri may have crashed out of the Commonwealth games sevens without picking up a win, but they certainly gave us fans a lot to talk about.Sri Lanka went up against two of the...

Sri Lanka’s exceptional performances at the 21st Commonwealth Games

‘Team Sri Lanka’ put up a gutsy performance in the 21st Commonwealth Games which was held from the 4th to 15th of April in Gold Coast, Australia.  Easily Sri Lanka’s most successful campaign in history, the medal tally stood at 6 while...

Commonwealth Games; ‘Starc’ making Australia proud

The Men’s High jump final at the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games was an important event for Sri Lanka. Long standing veteran Manjula Kumara qualified for the final and was in with a chance of a medal.Manjula failed to clear the...
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Lucian Wijesinghe, a golden voice in cricket broadcasting

Lucian Wijesinghe is a name synonymous with cricket commentary. Beginning his career at the SLBC, Wijesinghe has had an illustrious career in sports broadcasting, lending his voice to the BBC, SLBC and a host of other high-profile radio stations. The...

The team that lifted the weight of a nation

The Sri Lankan Weightlifting contingent that travelled to the 21st Commonwealth Games, returned to the island today having won 3 medals at the Games, including one Silver and two Bronze Medals. Sri Lanka sent a team of 11 Weightlifters to...

Sri Lanka’s record at the Commonwealth Games Rugby 7’s

Rugby 7’s was first introduced to the Commonwealth Games (CWG) in 1998 and has been a part of this multi sport event since then. The Sri Lanka 7’s team has participated in all editions of the Commonwealth Rugby 7’s...
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“Some players come to the national team without basics” – Premila Fernando

A country that boasts a history of over a century in basketball, sadly neither possesses a national pool to prepare for a tournament nor a properly equipped indoor training facility. Premila Fernando, a veteran national player, an adept referee...

Mumbai Indians’ Sri Lankan wildcard for IPL 2018

The eagerly anticipated Indian Premier League(IPL) 2018 is set to kick-off on the 7th of April with what is expected to be a cracker of a contest between the defending champions Mumbai Indians and the returning Chennai Super Kings...

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