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NOC election put off

The Ministry of Sports and National Olympic Committee (NOC) of Sri Lanka yesterday agreed to postpone the NOC election until regulations and Sports Law are revised in keeping with the Olympic Charter.

Sri Lanka enters World Rally racing

EZY Racing, the most followed racing team is to venture into new waters as they are to compete in the Asia Pacific Rally Championship this August. A media launch was held yesterday at the Park Street mews to unveil the competing car and its handler.

Dinuda wins gold at Commonwealth Weightlifting

Young Dinuda Abeysekara of Royal College, Polonnaruwa has improved the Sri Lanka record in the 48kg weigh class on her way to winning the gold medal at the ongoing Commonwealth Weightlifting Championships in Malaysia yesterday.

Convicted Oscar Pistorius Faces Sentencing

Oscar Pistorius appears in court Monday to face sentencing for shooting dead his model girlfriend, after his controversial conviction for culpable homicide -- not murder -- fuelled criticism of South Africa's legal system.

Share the road with Cyclists

Share the road with Cyclists – A plea to Drivers

A press conference was held last evening at the National Olympic Committee of Sri Lanka Auditorium to address the media on the need to share the roadways of Sri Lanka with Cyclists. Present at the occasion was Dr. Amal Harsha...

Misfits in athletics

Once a regional entity in sprints, Sri Lanka has slumped to mediocrity during the last five years that turning the tide seems almost impossible.

NSBM and KDU join ICBT and RIC to complete semi final line up

NSBM and KDU recorded comfortable wins in their respective quarter finals to book their places in the semi finals of the ongoing Red Bull Campus Cricket Tournament 2015 which was worked off at the Thurstan College grounds today(2). 

Sports officials holding office for a period of 4 years cannot contest again

The Ministry of Sports and Tourism issued the following communiqué on the re-election of the 2015 National Sports Association

Sri Lanka Open Chess Championship to be held in Kurunegala

Organized by the Chess Federation of Sri Lanka, this championship will be an open chess event with international rating which will start off on the 6th of August and will go on till the 11th of August. Plans have...

The Thunderous Rally : Harley Davidson street thunder Sri Lanka

The Harley Davidson street thunder Sri Lanka rally 2014 is to rev off on the 9th of August on a 9 day run across the country. A press conference was held on this today at Cinnamon Lakeside, Colombo.

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