Usain Bolt and partner Kasi Bennett welcome first child

Jamaican Prime Minister Andrew Holness confirmed last Monday that Usain Bolt and longtime girlfriend Kasi Bennett have welcomed their 1st child. Bolt and Bennett first announced their pregnancy back in January and at a gender reveal party where the former...

A message from Damayanthi Darsha on COVID-19

Damayanthi Darsha, an icon in Sri Lankan Athletics, has issued a heartfelt statement and request to the nation on the magnanimous threat of the COVID-19 pandemic. Darsha, a dominant force back in the 90s alongside her teammate Susanthika Jayasinghe, represented...

#Supergirls ace O/L exams while competing at SAG19

December 2019 posed a true challenge to six of Sri Lanka’s rising young athletes as they sat for their Ordinary Level Examination while competing in the 13th South Asian Games in Kathmandu, Nepal.  Visit our HUB for all SAG news: South...
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The new dates for the qualifying rounds of the Olympic games Tokyo 2020 have...

Prior to this announcement, authorities from several countries had halted the Olympic qualifying tournaments, putting the health of athletes first. The International Athletics Association has decided to change the selection criteria for next year's Olympic Games. Accordingly, the period from April...

The Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games have been postponed to 2021 because of the...

On Monday the 30th March 2020, the international Olympic committee decided to postpone the Olympics and Paralympics by one year because of the uncontrollable spreading of the Coronavirus. Officials had been discussing the postponement of the Olympics for weeks...

2020 Presidential Awards Ceremony postponed due to COVID-19

The 2020 Presidential Awards Ceremony has been postponed due to the prevailing COVID-19 situation.  “The Presidential Awards Ceremony that was to be held at the Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall on the 6th of April, 2020, will be postponed due...

Olympics 2020: What happens if the Tokyo Games don’t go ahead?

The Olympic flame arrived in Japan on Friday, marking the beginning of official celebrations for a global sporting event that could still be derailed by the novel coronavirus pandemic. Sporting groups from the National Basketball Association (NBA) to the European...

Coronavirus, the Olympians and the Tokyo Olympic games 2020

Covid-19, also known as the Corona Virus, has become one of the fastest-spreading viruses in the world within the past few weeks, causing many world-renowned sports events to be canceled or postponed. With the virus spreading every day, and...

Olympic Committee under pressure to postpone Tokyo Games

The IOC is coming under increasing pressure to postpone the Tokyo Olympic Games after Spain insisted their competitors “can’t arrive in equal conditions” owing to the coronavirus outbreak and a reigning gold medallist described instructions telling athletes to continue to train...

“United by Emotion” to be Tokyo 2020 Games motto

The Tokyo 2020 organizing committee has revealed the official games motto: “United by Emotion”. The motto emphasizes the power of sport to bring together people from diverse backgrounds of every kind and allow them to connect and celebrate in a way...

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