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Dialog National Netball Championship

Dialog National Netball Championships get underway in Digana

The Dialog National Netball Championships for the year 2021 got underway at the Digana Sports Complex today, with 32 teams vying for the title. The tournament had to be postponed from December 2021, due to logistical issues, but got going...

Netball Senior Nationals to be played this month

The National Netball Championships for 2021 are scheduled to be played at the Digana Sports Complex, Digana on the 22nd and 23rd of January 2022. The tournament, which was scheduled to be played in December 2021, unfortunately had to be...

Netball World Youth Cup and Asian Youth Netball Championships 2021 cancelled

The International Netball Federation (INF) has announced its decision to cancel the Netball World Youth Cup 2021 (NWYC) which was scheduled to take place from 2-11th December in Suva, Fiji. Meanwhile the Asia Netball Federation (ANF) has come to...
Western Province clinches Dialog Netball Rising Stars 2021 tourney

Western Province clinches Dialog Netball Rising Stars 2021 tourney

Western Province managed to claim the 1st ever Dialog Netball Rising Stars title, held to celebrate International Women’s Day 2021, by defeating North Western Province comfortably in the final. Sri Lanka’s premier connectivity provider, Dialog Axiata PLC in partnership with...
Sri Lanka Netball conducts selection camp for National Squads

Sri Lanka Netball conducts initial selections; 40 selected

The Netball Federation of Sri Lanka (NFSL) conducted an intial selection process at the Sugathadasa Indoor Stadium to divide players into three pools.  There were around 70 players who participated in this selection camp. The 70 were selected after having...
Victoria Lakshmi and team elected uncontested for the Netball Federation of Sri Lanka 2020

Victoria Lakshmi & Co. elected uncontested

The election for the year 2020-21 of the Netball Federation of Sri Lanka (NFSL) was held on 31st August at the Sports Ministry Auditorium. Current President Victoria Lakshmi was elected President uncontested for another year. 28 out of the 33...
Netball Federation of Sri Lanka conducted an Intermediate Coaching Course

NFSL conducts Intermediate Coaching Course

The Netball Federation of Sri Lanka conducted an Intermediate Coaching Course on the 24th and 25th of July at the National Institute of Sports Science. Photos: Intermediate Coaching 2020 – Netball Federation of Sri Lanka The Coaching Program also included a...
Somitha De Alwis appointed as the new head coach of Sri Lanka Netball Team

Somitha De Alwis appointed head coach

The Netball Federation of Sri Lanka (NFSL) announced they have appointed Somitha De Alwis as the new head coach of the Sri Lanka National Netball team.  The interviews were held on 6th July by a panel comprising of C. Rathnamudali...
Sri Lanka’s 1st National Netball Captain Cynthia Rasquinho laid to rest

Sri Lanka’s 1st National Netball Captain laid to rest

Cynthia Rasquinho (nee Ernst), the first woman to captain Sri Lanka (then Ceylon) in international Netball was laid to rest earlier today. She was 91 years old at the time of her passing. Rasquinho, a past pupil of Methodist College...
Sri Lanka remain 18th in Netball World Rankings June 2020

Sri Lanka remains in top 20; Jamaica 3rd

The International Netball Federation (INF) released the newest World Rankings to reflect the last matches to take place before international netball was suspended for the Covid-19 pandemic. The rankings are based on the matches up to 29th May 2020. Sri Lanka...

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