Lanka Lions Athletic Championship

Lanka Lions Athletic Championship in Diyagama

The 18th annual Club Championship meet of the Lanka Lions Sports Club will be held at the Diyagama Mahinda Rajapaksa Stadium on May 28th and 29th. The meet is organized by the Lanka Lions Sports Club, which has brought a...

New events for Himasha and Gayanthika

Sri Lanka’s ace sprinter Himasha Eshan will feature in the Men’s 200m while Gayanthika Abeyrathne will feature in the Women’s 1500m in addition to their regular events of Men’s 100m and Women’s 800m respectively. ThePapare.com to bring exclusive coverage...
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Upali Rajakaruna qualifies for 2016 Rio Paralympics

Wheelchair Tennis player and the Lankan top seed Upali Rajakaruna gained qualification for the 2016 Rio Paralympics via wild card and will be the only wheelchair tennis representation from the country for the games. The war-veteran who took up the...

Nilani Rathnayake bows out of World Championships

Sri Lanka National Champion Nilani Rathnayaka competed in the Women’s 3000m Steeplechase Heats at the World Athletics Championship 2022 (Oregon 2022) earlier today (16th) in Oregon, USA. 31-year-old Rathnayaka ran in heat 1 of the event and managed to record...

National record for Greshan as sprinters turn up the heat

The first leg of the national trials which provided the first look at athletes who are vying to represent Sri Lanka at the upcoming international competitions, in the likes of Asian Athletic Championship and South Asian Games, commenced today...
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Video – Ritzbury John Tarbet 2018; Boy’s 4X100 Finals

The thrilling Boy’s 4X100m relay finals of the Ritzbury Sir John Tarbet Athletic Championship which was held from the 19th to the 21st of September at the Sugathdasa Stadium. Watch the full events of Under 16, 18 and 20...

New committee for National Sports Council

A new committee for the National Sports Council was appointed today (17th) at a ceremony held at the Ministry of Sports with the participation of the Minister of Telecommunication, Digital Infrastructure facilities, Foreign Employment and Sports, Hon. Harin Fernando....

Indunil through to the 800m final

Sri Lanka’s premier 800m runner Indunil Herath did not disappoint, as he managed to qualify for the final of the 800m event with a run of 1:47.54 in the first semifinal heat which was held today (27th August), during...

Hassan Esufally aims at 7 Continents Marathon Club

Sri Lankan marathoner, Hassan Esufally, is on a mission to become the first Sri Lankan to gain membership of the prestigious 7 Continents Marathon Club. During a media conference held at the Sports Ministry premises today (28th), where Hon. Minister...

Hiruni renews National Half Marathon record

US based Sri Lankan Marathoner Hiruni Wijerathne renewed her own half marathon record yesterday at the Mesa- PHX Half Marathon which was held in Arizona, USA. Clocking 1:14:07 to win the Mesa- PHX Half Marathon Hiruni bettered her own previous...

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