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An unexpected series leveling win by the Bangladeshis in the 2nd Test at the P Sara Stadium saw the visitors going into the limited overs encounters against Sri Lanka with all the momentum. After claiming a comprehensive 259 run...
Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh Tests

It took Bangladesh 16 years and 18 games to get one over Sri Lanka in the Test arena and they could not have picked a more momentous occasion, achieving the feat in their 100th Test. Here’s a run-down on what...
Jehan Daniel

The recently concluded '83rd battle of the saints' between two primary catholic institutions in Sri Lanka, St. Joseph's College and St. Peter's College, eventually ended in a tame draw, but it didn't look like it when the Josephians were...
Kingswood College Cricket Team 2017

Founded by Sir L.E.Blaze in 1891, Kingswood from its inception became an eminent school that introduced many sports including the oval shaped game “Rugby” to the nation.Visit the Schools Cricket HubCricket in this school too runs way back to the 1890’s...
Dharmaraja College Cricket Team 2017

After disappointing results at the last “Battle of the Maroons” encounter, Dharmaraja will look for a turnaround of luck this time around under the captaincy of Deshan Gunasinghe and hope toannihilate the Kingswoodians in their 111th annual big-match which...

A pair of specs in cricket usually brings back bad memories, but it wasn't the case for the Cambrian star from the 1976/77 season, Premlal Fernando, who recorded a pair of specs in the big match against St. Sebastian's...
Sanesh-De-Mel

Sanesh De Mel spoke to ThePapare.com what it means to him to have scored a magnificent 110 in the all-important ‘Battle of the Blues’ in 2014. Playing cricket at a cricket crazy ‘School by the Sea’, De Mel spoke on...

The Hill Captial will be draped with colour, tradition and festivities as the big match between their two illustrious schools Trinity College and St Anthony’s College march into its 100thyear. Whilst both schools and their alumni prepare to rejoice...
Michael-Tissera

To many of the younger Sri Lankan cricket fans, the name Michael Tissera, though familiar, is probably not one that brings to mind any vivid memories. However, students of the game will know Tissera as one of the pioneers...

Taking a break from his hectic schedule, the 27-year old technically correct right-hander was feeling nostalgic when we got in touch with him to re-live his experience at the 130th Battle of the Blues. Faahim’s match saving knock where...