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Science College’s Rugby Revolution

Foreign coaches, nutritional supplements and expansive budgets. The bitter truth is that s

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Isipathana beat all star Agoal at Under 20 Club 7's

Isipathanians which was the representation of Isipathana College ended their thirst for si

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Club rugby U20 – 7’s kick off Sunday

Twelve teams have registered with the SLRFU in the inaugural club U:20 rugby 7’s tournam

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CR & FC inject young blood

The Dialog Club rugby season for the years 2015/2016 is expected to kick off during early

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Kandy tops the transfers

The Dialog Club rugby season for the years 2015/2016 is expected to kick off during earlyN

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Prep and Mount Old Thomians in "Pride of Origin" Battle for Wasim Thajudeen Trophy

The Wasim Thajudeen Foundation constituted in the name and memory of the late Thomian, Hav

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International Rugby
Injured Wallaby Simmons out of All Blacks Test
Wallaby lock and key lineout jumper Rob Simmons was Monday ruled out of the  Rugby Championship clash against the All Blacks with a wrist injury that
Michael Hooper fully cleared of striking to play for Wallabies against All Blacks
Michael Hooper’s judiciary saga is over with the Wallabies flanker cleared by Sanzar’s appeals committee to face the All Blacks in Saturday’s Ru
Kerr-Barlow rewarded for hard work
Halfback Tawera Kerr-Barlow's hard work has paid off with his call into the Bledisloe Cup squad for Test matches against Australia over the next two w
Zinedine Zidane plays rugby
The former footballer scored a try for the France 1998 team against Toulon in a charity match.
Hooper gets slap on wrist
Wallabies flanker Michael Hooper has been suspended for just one week after being found guilty of foul play and will be available for his side's next
Rugby study points to link between concussion and brain function
A major study of rugby union players points to a potential link between frequent concussion and brain function, the project's lead researcher said.

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School Rugby
Science College’s Rugby Revolution
Foreign coaches, nutritional supplements and expansive budgets. The bitter truth is that school rugb
Club rugby U20 – 7’s kick off Sunday
Twelve teams have registered with the SLRFU in the inaugural club U:20 rugby 7’s tournament which
Green Army in a feast of tries at Sugathadasa Stadium
Isipathana College thrash Thurstan College in their traditional big match scoring 105 points to noth

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Club Rugby
Kandy triumphant at inter club 7s
Defending champions Havelocks SC could not hold on to their title as Kandy edge passed the men in pi
Havelocks, CR, Navy and Kandy finish day 1 on top
Day 1 of the Dialog Inter Club Rugby 7’s kicked off today (1st August) at the Race Course Interna
Dialog Inter club rugby 7’s kick off this weekend
Club rugby will raise the curtains for the first time for this brand new season when the illustrious

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National Rugby
Sri Lanka U20 7's initial squad of 32
SLRFU has named the national pool of 32 from the concluded under 20 club rugby 7s last weekend. Out of these 32 players 18 will be selected before the
Prep and Mount Old Thomians in "Pride of Origin" Battle for Wasim Thajudeen Trophy
The Wasim Thajudeen Foundation constituted in the name and memory of the late Thomian, Havelocks SC and Sri Lanka Ruggerite Wasim Thajudeen present an
Navin’s bid to form IC thwarted by WR
World Rugby has refused the request made by Sports Minister Navin Dissanayake to appoint an interim committee until such time elections are held to th

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Rugby Features
New look to rugby refs with Garratt Williamson
  Sri Lanka Rugby Football Union’s referee consultant Garratt Williamson is back in the island working extensively with the rugby referees in a bid to uplift the refereein
Week 2: Another epic at Ellis Park
Rolling into the second week, the All Black’s visit to Ellis Park was the headline grabber, and the game did not disappoint as rugby fans the world-over were treated to yet
School Rugby Season – a review
Last Sunday’s knock-out final brought the curtain down on the schools rugby season for 2015, but not without a shock of sorts. I thought it fit to put pen to paper to reflec

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Personality - Rugby
The Chief-Engineer of the Rolling Maul; Supun Warnakulasuriya
Rugby is a game where success depends on each and every player in the team from the starting front row to the full back. In a typical rugby format, it is a common practice that tries are being scored by the three quarters while the forward eight are the people in charge of d
Reeza Raffaideen ; The Lone Warrior of Kingswood
History has borne evidence to the fact that Kings of ancient aristocracy have been men of valour and grit, who have always put their kingdoms above themselves, even if they had to sacrifice their lives. The Randles Hill where Kingswood College sits also speaks of such a King
First XV at 15: The Mercurial Maduranga Brothers
Siblings in sport ; the Maduranga pair from the Science College rugby team is one such phenomena. History relates fables of greatness that brothers have achieved together. The story from Mount Lavinia too has its unique flair.

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Shanaka Amarasinghe
Shanaka Amarasinghe
A National Champion and Sri Lanka Poolist in Water Polo and a Public Schools Champion at swimming at S. Thomas', Mt. Lavinia. He also played basketball for school, and went on to play all three sports at club level
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Saabir Cader
Analysis of Dialog & School Rugby Leagues. Saabir delves into each match and uses his expert knowledge to bring pros and cons of the club scene. He possesses a degree in sports management and rugby studies from Buckinghamshire New University (UK) and has represented community rugby coaching at London Wasps and the Rugby Football Union (RFU).
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