Buwaneka and Dilmi win National Badminton Singles titles

Buwaneka Goonetileke won his maiden Men’s singles title during the recently concluded 69th National Badminton Championship at the Sugathadasa Indoor Stadium. Goonetilake defeated Viren Neththasinghe in the first set of the final (21/17), lost the second (21/9), but  bounced back...

Sri Lankan Shuttlers ready for Euro Tour

4 of Sri Lanka’s top shuttlers leave the island on a long-awaited Euro Tour, which has four major tournaments in store for the next month or so in the Netherlands, Czech Republic, Belgium and Hungary. Buwaneka Goonethilleka and Sachin Dias,...

Karunaratne goes down against World No. 10

Niluka Karunaratne, who played his opening Group F fixture at Tokyo 2020 today, lost to TW Wang of Chinese Taipei in straight sets. It was a rough start to the Sri Lankan champion’s Olympic campaign, as he came up against...

Badminton Nationals to be held in June

Sri Lanka Badminton Association Vice President and Tournament Committee Chairperson Parakrama Basnayake told Lankapuvath that a new timetable has been drawn up for the upcoming Badminton tournaments which will be held in June. This includes the National Senior and...

National Badminton Championships kick-off on the 13th

Sri Lanka Badminton and Sri Lanka Schools Badminton Association have come together to organize the 66th National Badminton Championship and 37th Junior National Badminton Championship respectively.  The two tournaments to be held from the 13th January to 18th January at...
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Sixteen shuttlers selected for South Asian Games 2019

A strong young team of 16 shuttlers have been selected to represent Sri Lanka at the upcoming South Asian Games 2019, scheduled to be held from the 1st to the 10th of December in Kathmandu/Pokhara Nepal. Group champs' Sri Lanka...

Royal collect 8th back-to-back win on court

The Royal College team emerged winners of the 12th Royal- Thomian encounter held on Friday 11th September at the Royal College Sports complex. Royal beat S. Thomas’ by 3 matches to 1 in the Under 20 tie to retain the...

Royal shuttlers out for their 8th consecutive win

The 12th Annual Royal-Thomian Badminton encounter is scheduled to be held at the Royal College Sports Complex, on 11th October 2019 from 2 pm onwards.  Read More: Buwaneka and Thilini smash their way to Gold The traditional rivals will vie for honours...

Jpura wins SLUG Badminton Championship 2019

The 13th Sri Lanka University Games (SLUG) Badminton tournament was held for the third consecutive day yesterday at the Gymnasium of University of Ruhuna. The tournament kicked off on the 28th of August with the group stage matches played in...

Buwaneka and Thilini smash their way to Gold

Two of Sri Lankan’s leading badminton players Buwaneka Goonethilleka and Thilini Hendahewa take major honors winning the Men’s and Women’s open titles at the NCPBA All Island Open Badminton Championships 2019 at the Mike Cooke Indoor Stadium in Anuradhapura. Sudirman...

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