More new records on Day 2

On day 2 of the 51st Junior John Tarbat Athletic Championship, multiple relay event records were renewed to go with a 200m event record, which ended as a tie. In the under 12 Boys 100x4 Relay event, St. Sebastian’s College,...
51st John Tarbat Junior Athletics Championship

Two new meet records in the opening day

After a hiatus of a few years, one of the most prestigious meets in the schools calendar, Junior John Tarbat Athletics Championship commenced for the 51st time on the 28th of December at the Diyagama Mahinda Rajapakse stadium. The athletes...
Junior John Tarbet Athletic meet, postponed

Junior John Tarbet Athletic Meet postponed due to the hazardous air quality

The Ritzbury Junior John Tarbet Athletic Championship 2022, which was scheduled to be worked out from 10th to 12th December, has been postponed due to a directive from the Ministry of Education with regard to the hazardous air quality...

Yupun Abeykoon receives USD 100,000 in funding

The Ministry of Sports in collaboration with Sri Lanka Cricket has handed over US$ 100,000 to South Asia’s fastest man, Yupun Abeykoon, as funding for the upcoming season. This initiative was taken under the supervision of Sports Minister Roshan...

De Silva & Gayathri win big at the provincial Badminton Championship

Uva Provincial Open All Island Badminton Championship conducted by the Uva Provincial Badminton Association under the auspices of Sri Lanka Badminton was worked off successfully last Sunday at St. Thomas’ College Indoor Sports Complex in Bandarawela. Lochana De Silva...

“My main target is to win a medal for Sri Lanka in Asian Games...

“There are numberless opportunities from other countries for athletes all over the world to represent another country despite their motherland, they have normalized it for athletes, although for me representing another country is a massive decision.” “I haven’t yet decided...

Avishka and Praveen through to Finals Asian Youth Championships

Avishka Theminda and Praveen Jayathilake qualified for the final round of the Boys’ 400m at the Asian Youth Athletics Championships. The 4th Asian Youth Athletics Championship kicked off yesterday in Kuwait, and two Lankan lads took part in their...

Yupun Abeykoon ends 2022 with two gold medals

Yupun Abeykoon ended the 2022 season on a high after winning 2 gold medals at the Italy Club Championship. Abeykoon, who represented Nissolino Sports Club at the games, won his first gold medal in the 100m event, clocking 10.35s. This...

Kalinga Kumarage and Medhani Jayamanne clinch 200m titles

The national selection trials for the Asian Athletics Championship and Asian Games which kicked off on the 17th of September, ended yesterday (18th) at the Diyagama Mahinda Rajapakse Stadium. Men’s Events In the first event of the day, which was the...

A.Puvitharan smashes the Pole Vault national record

The national selection trials for the Asian Athletics Championship & the Asian Games kicked off yesterday at the Diyagama Mahinda Rajapakse Stadium. The trials will take place for two days on the 17th & 18th of September. On the...

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