At 5’5 and weighing just over 80 Kilos, not many would even consider the protagonist of our story, Radeesha Senevirathne,  as a forward in the starting 23 of an A division club rugby team; spots usually occupied by the...
Zahira College Rugby Team 2017

After a long wait of 14 years, Zahira College Colombo has been handed a golden ticket back to the top division of the schools’ rugby league as they prepare to be back in contention for the illustrious league title....
S.Thomas' College Rugby Team 2017

The runners-up of the 2016 Singer schools rugby league S.Thomas’ College Mt Lavinia will be seeking to exceed their previous years performance. Blast from the Past Thomas’ College dominated schools’ rugby in the 80’s and 90’s but the early 2000’s were...
Suhiru Anthony

He is a man of few words even though his name is a familiar one in the Sri Lankan Rugby circuit. He doesn’t have a Facebook fan page nor does is he active on social media like other rugby...
Sri Lanka U19 Rugby

Sri Lanka’s junior tuskers finished 3rd of 4 in the recently concluded Asia rugby championship in Malaysia. Hong Kong successfully defended their title whilst Chinese Taipei finished as runners-up and hosts Malaysia, despite some heroic performances ended up with the...
Sharo Fernando

At 6’2, the tattooed 100kg forward Sharo Fernando is an unforgettable character to anyone who has followed rugby in Sri Lanka. He cuts a commanding figure on the rugby field with penchant for getting himself into trouble. A former...
Jason Dissanayake

Standing just over 6 feet tall, Jason Dissanayake is somewhat of a towering figure off the field and if reports are to be trusted, he packs a pretty mean punch on the field as well. Inspired by his uncle who...

With an average 2015/16 club season, a failed Asian 15’s competition, a drubbing in the Olympic 7’s qualifications and a controversy riddled schools season, we are forced to question ourselves ‘what  is causing such abysmal failures’. The only way to...
Renaz Mohammed

“Renaz Mohammad” might not be a name that is mentioned frequently in the current rugby circles, but rewind to year the 2001, the 1st ever Singer Sri Lanka Rugby 7’s in Bogambara, a 16 year old named ‘Renaz Mohammad’...
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I saw an interesting writing on Facebook the other day, which was based on two parents’ conversation regarding rugby.One Father could not fathom why the other would invest so much time, effort, and money, just so that his son...