Anura-Tennakoon

I had the privilege of playing in the prestigious Royal Thomian Cricket Encounter for five years from 1962 -1966. In 1962 as a 15 year old I was selected to play against Royal only on the morning of the...
Royal-Thomian – Assorted Facts

The Royal – Thomian, needs no special introduction. The 138 year-old traditions go back to 1879 when Mr. Ashley Walker, the Cricket master at Colombo Academy (Former Royal College), took the initiative of playing against S. Thomas’. In 1880...
Royal-Thomian – Batting Endeavours (1)

During its proud 138 years, the Royal-Thomian encounter has witnessed great batsmen who charmed the spectators, setting various batting records with their willows. So far 56 centuries have been recorded in the history of the encounter with 29 coming...

Let me just say right off the bat that I am currently working with the Wesley Rugby Committee as a coaching consultant so some would say there is a conflict of interest in any article written about Wesley College...
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Dilroy Fernando explains the incident on the Wesley v Trinity brawl and said the one year ban on a Wesley player is not right and Wesley College should appeal. Also he explains the Italian tactics against England in the...
The Breakdown Schools Rugby Week 1video

Watch Thepapare.com overlook on the opening week of Singer Schools rugby league 2017 and the Clifford cup final victory by the Kandy SC outfit.
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Sri Lanka`s first ever basketball talk show! Swishing The Nets takes you around local and the international basketball news and many more! For the second episode we feature the winning captain and answers your comments about the national pool...
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Sri Lanka national cricketer Angelo Perera reminisces about playing in the Battle of the Saints encounter in an exclusive interview.
Royal vs Trinity 125th Encounter

Fierce foes in Rugby; little is known about the Cricket rivalry between these two institutions that goes beyond the oval ball game. It boasts of the second longest streak in inter school cricket and remains as the 3rd oldest...
St. Anthony's College

The wait is almost over but as Sir Winston Churchill once said, “This is not the end. It is not even the beginning of the end. But it is, perhaps, the end of the beginning”. So after five months...