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Palitha and Premasara

Palitha and Premasara to be felicitated at inaugural Sabuddhi Sports Literature Awards 2020

The Sabuddhi Sports Literature Awards Ceremony 2020, sponsored by Sri Lanka Telecom and Mobitel, will be held on 11th  December (Friday) 2020 at the Duncan White Auditorium of the Ministry of Sports, Colombo 7. This is the first time that...

Ride for Ceylon Brand Ambassador Jen Orr breaks multiple records in Borrego Springs

Jen Orr (43), a physical therapist from Murrieta, CA attempted to break the World Ultra Cycling Association (WUCA) 24-hour SOLO Female World Record of 439.65 miles and fell short with 410.88 miles completed in the 24-hour time allotment. The attempt...
Shooting Federation AGM

National Shooting Sport Federation set to recommence events following AGM

The National Shooting Sport Federation of Sri Lanka (NSSF) held its Annual General Meeting (AGM) for 2020 at the Mega Pharma Auditorium in Kohuwala on August 28. The objective of the AGM, held with the participation of the affiliates...

National Surfing event to be held in September

Lanka Sportreizen, A leading destination management company in Sri Lanka, which has been in the forefront of promoting tourism through sports and adventure, is set to partner with the Ministry of Sports and Youth Affairs to conduct a national...

Speed Runs Final completed with Calvin Kingsley crowned overall champion

As high-intensity esports tournaments rise in popularity around the world, Sri Lanka is steadily making its mark in the world of esports as well. Speed Runs, Sri Lanka’s first ever online esports championship, kicked off earlier this year.  The tournament...

The charity cycle ride is on track and cycling for cancer care

The Ride4Ceylon Team have had a busy year, completing their fourth and most successful annual Ride and a Covid19 Rapid Relief Food Aid Programme.  Now their sights are set on 2021 and Hope Beyond Cancer.  Since its inception in 2017,...

Dilantha Malagamuwa receives government sponsorship

Dilantha Malagamuwa, Sri Lanka’s most successful race car driver, has received sponsorship from the Government of Sri Lanka for his upcoming racing event, the ‘Lamborghini Super Trofeo Europe - Am 2021’.  Malagamuwa started off his Racing career back in 1982, after being...

Dialog CEO Supun Weerasinghe appointed to National Sports Council; Mahela Jayawardene to chair

Newly appointed Minister of Sport and Youth Affairs, Hon. Namal Rajapakse has brought together 14 new members, including CEO of Dialog Axiata PLC Supun Weerasinghe and Mahela Jayawardene, to serve on the National Sports Council. Former Sri Lanka Cricket Captains...

Chasing Gold for 22 years

A story, deserving an Oscar if it was a movie, in fact has one Oscar Figueroa as it’s protagonist in one of the most terrific comebacks in the history of Olympic weightlifting. A story of how a young Colombian’s...

Rs 25 million up for grabs at Axiata Game Hero

Dialog Axiata PLC, Sri Lanka’s premier connectivity provider, has launched Axiata Game Hero, the largest eSports tournament in Sri Lanka, which will see players from across South and Southeast Asia, vie for the top spot and a chance to...

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