Dayasiri Jayasekara

Sports law and regulations amended

Sports Minister Dayasiri Jayasekara presented the amended sports regulations to the media in a press conference held yesterday at the Sport Ministry (Duncan White Auditorium). The currently active sports law (1973 no.25) act was amended and the gazette was presented...

Golf at Victoria on 2 and 3 May

The annual Mark Bostock Memorial Golf Championship organised by Victoria Golf and Country Resort will be worked off at the Victoria Golf Course on 2 and 3 May.

Jonty Rhodes to arrive in Sri Lanka Today

Jonty Rhodes the former South African fielding legend will arrive today in Sri Lanka on a short stint for 10 days as a fielding coach.

Platinum Awards

Platinum Awards to felicitate sports achievers

Applauding the top achievers in the local sporting arena, the second edition of the Platinum Sports Awards is set to take place on the 31st of March 2017 at the Stein Studios in Ratmalana. Organized for the second successive occasion...

Veteran coach, Lionel Mendis dies at 80

Cricket coaching legend, Lionel Mendis has passed away at a private hospital on Friday morning at the age of 80. Mendis was a product of Dharmasoka College, Ambalangoda and Richmond College, Galle. He was world-famous for his brilliant coaching abilities....
David Beckham

David Beckham to visit Sri Lanka

Former Manchester United and Real Madrid star David Beckham will be arriving in Sri Lanka next month. David Beckham will be arriving in Sri Lanka as part of his global football promotion campaign as a football Ambassador. Sources close to ThePapare.com...
Oscar Ouma

Former Kandy SC Player in Kenyan 7s for World Series

Kenyan Rugby Union announced a squad of 21 players contracted for the 2016/17 HSBC sevens series.  Oscar Ouma, the Kenyan winger who was a member of the victorious Kandy outfit, most recently in the 2014/15 season has been named...

SLC upgrades gym facilities at international venues

Sri Lanka Cricket under the Vision 15/15 of the Interim Committee has been working on upgrading the gym facilities for the national cricketers in all of its International venues.

Dagim Zinabu

Dagim Zinabu Tekle becomes first male to receive IOC Women and Sport World Trophy

Dagim Zinabu Tekle was officially awarded the IOC Women and Sport World Trophy by the IOC President, Thomas Bach, Monday evening at a gala ceremony held at the SwissTech Convention Centre in Lausanne, Switzerland. In 2011, the Ethiopian sports journalist...

Kithsiri de Zoysa to head Sri Lanka Judo Interim Committee

Kithsiri De Zoysa will head the seven member interim committee appointed for the Sri Lanka Judo Association as per direction by the Hon. Minister of Tourism and Sports Navin Dissanayake. The committee which was appointed to curb the corruption in the internal structure of the Judo Association was appointed on the 15th of May 2015 for duration of two months.

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