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...

Yupun climbs up in World rankings

Sri Lanka’s fastest man Yupun Abeykoon has climbed up to the 20th position in the 100m Men’s World Rankings after an outstanding year of performances, the latest being the 5th in the Diamond League Final 2022. This is Abeykoon’s career-best...

National Trials for Asian Games and Asian Athletics Championship to kick off this weekend

The last trial held in order to select athletes for the Asian Games and Asian Athletics Championship, will commence this weekend 16th – 17th September at Diyagama Mahinda Rajapakse Stadium. The Athletic Association of Sri Lanka has extended the...

Yupun Abeykoon placed 5th in Diamond League Final

Sri Lanka’s sprint sensation Yupun Abeykoon competed in the Men’s 100m Diamond League Final, which was held on the 9th of September 2022 in Zurich. 27-year-old Abeykoon was placed 5th as he registered a timing of 10.14s (-0.3m/s) in the...

Yupun Abeykoon to compete in Diamond League Final

Sri Lanka’s sprint superstar Yupun Abeykoon has received the official call-up for the Men’s 100m Diamond League Final, which is set to be held on the 8th and 9th of September 2022 in Zurich. Abeykoon, who won a Commonwealth Bronze...

Ritzbury powers Sir John Tarbat Schools Athletic Championship for the tenth year

Ritzbury, Sri Lanka’s No. 1 chocolate brand of CBL Foods International (Pvt) Ltd announced its 10th year sponsorship of the 90th Sir John Tarbat Schools Athletic Championship, in aim to uplift standards of sports in Sri Lanka whilst supporting...

Sarangi Silva and Sumedha Ranasinghe fall short in the finals

Sri Lanka’s last medal hopes in the Commonwealth Games 2022 in Birmingham, Sumedha Ranasinghe and Sarangi Silva participated in their respective finals, the Men’s Javelin throw and Women’s Long Jump yesterday (7). Read More : The night of dreams at...
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Sarangi Silva through to Long Jump Final

Sri Lanka’s premier long jumper Sarangi Silva managed to qualify for the Final of the Women’s Long Jump, after an impressive performance in the Qualification Round. The automatic qualification mark was set at 6.75m, but a leap of 6.42m was...
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Nethmi Poruthotage give Sri Lanka it’s 1st Wrestling medal at CWG

18-year-old Nethmi Poruthotage took the first medal on offer on the Wrestling mat earlier today, as the youngster grabbed Bronze in the Women’s Freestyle 57kg event. Poruthotage also now holds the distinction of being the youngest Sri Lankan to medal...

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