S.Thomas’ & Isipathana – the ones to catch

Last week got off to the worst possible start, with the sad news of the demise of Sajith Mallikaarachchi, one of the best rugby talents to be produced by Sri Lanka. Although I did not know Sajith that well...
Royals Rolling Maul

Hena’kankanamage. A name impossible to pronounce at the first, or even second attempt. But anyone present at the Royal College Sports Complex on Saturday, won’t forget it in a hurry. Though not the best game of rugby in terms...
Dharmaraja College Rugby

Dharmaraja College has always been a team full of potential unable to execute over the past, but the new look side they posses this season are more than capable of changing their fortunes. In the 7’s tournament this season...
Kingswood College Rugby

History Kingswood College Kandy is known as the oldest Rugby playing school and has a proud history of 125 years in the game. Along with the establishment of the college in 1891, founder L.E Blaze introduced the oval ball game...
St. Anthony's College Rugby

The famous school by the Mahaweli river took the oval ball game to Katugastota in the early 1950’s and they have been one of the key institutions producing brilliant rugby players ever since. St. Anthony’s are considered among the...
Royal College Rugby Team

Celebrating 100 years in the oval ball sport, defending champions Royal College will march onto the 2016 season with the high aspirations of retaining the coveted silverware that they won last season and to continue their unbeaten streak in...
St Peter's College Rugby Team

After a disappointing season last year, St Peter's College will have to turn things around this year to get back into the top tier of the Schools’ Rugby arena. St. Peter's College have always been known for their excellence in...
D.S Senanayake College Rugby Team

Only having picked the oval ball up in the late 1980’s, D.S Senanayake College have not been in the game for long compared to the more traditional Rugby playing schools of the Island. Having risen through the ranks D.S...
Wesley College Rugby 2016

The boys in double blue, having a rich history in schools’ rugby, are hoping to make a huge impact on the Singer Schools Rugby Season. Their cause will be helped by the fact that their young guns are also...
England’s rise from the ashes, and the schools season kicks-off

For the ardent rugby fan in Sri Lanka, last weekend was quite a significant one. Up in the northern hemisphere, the curtain came down on, what must be said, was a slightly disappointing six nation’s tournament. This coincided with...