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National Record for Sachini; Dilshi and Rusiru shine in the 800m

The 98th National Athletics Championship brought out it’s first National Record in the Women’s Pole Vault event. The Games were held in its usual hosting ground, the Sugathadasa Stadium. Day 2 of the Meet saw the finals of Men’s 3000m...
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Video – Men’s 200m Final – 98th National Athletics Championship

98 වන ජාතික මලල ක්‍රීඩා ශූරතාවයේ නොසිතූ අවසානයක් ගෙනදුන් පිරිමි 200m අවසන් තරගය. 

98th Nationals kick off with a Record for Sarangi

The 98th National Athletics Championship kicked off today (26th December) after much deliberation and hope for athletes, officials and fans alike. And on the very first day, Sarangi Silva won big! A carefully orchestrated meet will take place on four...
National Athletics Championship 2020

Athletes back to the track for Nationals; FINALLY!

A year that has kept all our star athletes locked away at home without sight of the track, is finally ending on a good note. The National Athletics Championship 2020 will take place on the 26th, 27th and 28th of...

Senior Nationals hanging by thread; Junior face cancellation

The Junior Nationals Athletics Championship has officially been cancelled after a decision made at an Executive Committee meeting held via Zoom this morning (31). The authorities at the Sri Lanka Athletics Association had to make the inevitable call to cancel...
Palitha Fernando

New developments on Selection Trials and Nationals Meet

The Athletics Association of Sri Lanka has decided to postpone the much-awaited Selection Trials for the year 2020 but as not to completely wipe out the calendar, the association will host a Time test event in October for elite...
Yupun Abeykoon

Yupun stuns with Bronze in Switzerland

Yupun Abeykoon, who was recently crowned the fastest man in Sri Lanka and the South Asian region stunned some big names at the Gala Dei Castelli Athletics Meet in Switzerland, earlier today (16), to grab a Bronze. Watch - රට...
South Asia’s new Fastest man

South Asia’s new fastest man – Yupun Priyadarshana

Yupun Priyadarshana earned the much-valued title of the “Fastest man in South Asia”, completing a scintillating run in the 100m at Anhalt 2020 in Germany a short while ago. Coming out of a long pause in Athletics, the Italy based...

Sri Lanka Athletics resumes in October

Happy news has finally hit the track and field arena with three big events getting the go ahead after a long pause in the Athletic calendar of Sri Lanka, with official word coming from the Athletics Association this morning....

Hiruni pulls a National Record out of a Pandemic

Sri Lanka’s pride in the long distance and marathon events, Hiruni Wijayaratne put on a fantastic run in the Music City Distance Festival, creating a new PB and National Record in the 5000m event earlier today (16). Gold medalist at...

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