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Sri Lanka’s new generation – a ‘true force’ in Test Cricket?

Sri Lanka won their first Test match in the ICC World Test Championship 2019-21, defeating the Kiwis by 6 wickets to gain 60 points in the league table. The Test match kept swinging back and forth between the two...

Shehan Ambepitiya bids Goodbye to the track

The sprint champion Shehan Ambepitiya, retired from the track on the second day of the 97th National Championships 2019. Named the fastest Junior Athlete in South Asia back in 2007, Shehan ended his athletic career with a timing of...

What Sri Lanka learnt from the Bangladesh ODI series

As Sri Lanka completed a successful 3-0 home series win after 44 months against Bangladesh, the post-World Cup era has commenced with plenty of positives.  The manner in which Sri Lanka outplayed Bangladesh was surprisingly brilliant since the visitors have...

Tchoukball, Sri Lanka’s pathway to International success?

Tchoukball in Sri Lanka, is a rapidly growing sport that is looking to spread the message of peace-building through sport.  Tchoukball, a sport alien to many, is the fastest handball sport in the world. With a short history of not...

Stars of the U19 Super Provincial 2019

The U19 Super Provincial tournament which was organized by Sri Lanka Cricket as a preparation and selection tournament for the school players targeting the U19 World Cup 2020 in South Africa, was concluded on 23rd July, crowning Team Colombo...

The warrior who keeps on fighting – Lasith Malinga

What is the most common phrase you hear after the Sri Lanka cricket team lose a match? Most often, it is something along the lines of ‘the Sri Lankan brand of cricket’ and ‘players need to play it to...

Lions and Tigers renew Cricket’s newest rivalry

With Cricket’s biggest competition ending in the most dramatic way one could imagine, the post-world cup 2019 era is set to begin with a quick series between Cricket’s freshest rivals, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh.  >> Sri Lanka v Bangladesh 2019...

Sajeev De Silva: Vision 2020

From a champion rower back in his school days, Sajeev De Silva was later inspired to take up archery. De Silva is a talented sportsman with an Olympic dream and is also the face behind the "Tea avenue" restaurant/café....

6 feet 10 inches of Magic, Sri Lanka’s Genie

Among Sri Lanka's squad of 12 at the Vitality Netball World Cup is a very special individual. You know those made for TV basketball movies? The ones where there are just seconds left on the clock and the good...

Reigned & Ruined: Cheer up Zahira!

Its 2013, the boys from Maradana are readying themselves for the 2013 Singer Schools Rugby League Division 2 tournament – no big budget, fancy gym, two meals a day, pool, or even protein supplement after every training session. Just...

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