Nimna Fernando steers De Mazenod to first innings win

Six matches of the Singer Schools’ U-19 Division 1 two-day cricket tournament 2017/18 were conducted today around the island.                                        ...
March Madness 2018 Feature

The ‘BIG MATCHES’ are Back!

Cricket has always been Sri Lanka’s favourite reason for celebration. The month of March which, we at www.thepapare.com call #MarchMadness heralds the schools cricket big match season.  Relentless rivalry, age-old traditions, colourful celebrations and the never-ending banter amongst players, old-boys and...

Savindu Peiris takes 10 as Cambrians record innings victory

Five matches in the Singer Schools U-19 Division 1 two-day cricket tournament 2017/18 were conducted today around the island.Prince of Wales College, Moratuwa vs Isipathana College, Colombo Prince of Wales College recorded an innings victory over Isipathana College in their...

Shanaka and Mendis guide Sri Lanka to record run-chase

An unbeaten 42 for Dasun Shanaka and a classy 53 from Kusal Mendis helped Sri Lanka chase down a record 194 in the 1st T20I against Sri Lanka and Bangladesh in Mirpur, with 6 wickets in hand.The visitor’s total...
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NCC, Chilaw Marians openers enjoy run feast

The final four games of the Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) Major League Super 8s began today (15). Saracens vs SLPA Saracens made a sedate 244/6 in 91 overs with Minhaj Jaleel making a useful half century. Andy Solomons and Harsha Cooray...
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Battle of the Saints – Comedy edition ft. Gehan Blok and Dino Corea

Peterite Gehan Blok and Josephian Dino Corea provide some comic relief at the press conference held to announce the 84th Battle of the Saints encounter on the 13th of February. The annual Big Match between St. Joseph’s College and St. Peter’s...

Gunaratne ruled out of Bangladesh T20Is

All-rounder Asela Gunaratne has been ruled out of the 15-member Sri Lanka squad for the two-match T20I series against Bangladesh which commences today (15th February) in Dhaka.Gunaratne sustained an injury in his right arm, while diving during one of...

Major League shorter formats set to commence on 24th February

With the Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) Major League Tier ‘A’ and ‘B’ segments coming to a close on the 18th of February, the focus is set to shift to white ball cricket right-away with the T20 tournament set to begin...

Miraculous win takes Nepal to World Cup qualifiers

Nepal triumph by one wicket, UAE by 19 runs to keep World Cup dream alive. Nepal and the UAE have qualified for the ICC Cricket World Cup Qualifier 2018 in Zimbabwe after a thrilling finish in today’s matches at the...

Miranga 12-fer help Joes rout Ananda

Six matches in the Singer Schools U-19 Division 1 two-day cricket tournament 2017/18 were conducted today around the island.                             St. Joseph’s College, Colombo vs Ananda College, Colombo St....

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