No changes for Kandy SC as AGM concludes

The reigning Dialog Rugby League champions, Kandy Sports Club, held their 146th Annual General Meeting last Saturday (25th July), on the agenda was the appointment of a Club President and Rugby Captain for the upcoming club rugby season.  As the...

Sri Lanka Rugby: An example to all Sports Federations

Sri Lanka Rugby (SLR), led by their President Lasitha Gunarathna, made headway in the media earlier last week as SLR Deputy President Mr. Rizly Ilyas shared his manifesto with the press, announcing his candidacy as the next SLR President....
Ashel Ranasinghe of St. Peter’s College Rugby in action as referee Priya Suranga looks on

Schools Rugby to restart in November?

The Dialog Schools Rugby League 2020 that was postponed indefinitely may be postponed even further after the Ministry of Education announced that the revised date for the GCE Advanced Level examinations to begin will be October 12th.  The examination will...

Thushitha Peiris at the helm of Havelock SC

One of the country’s premier sporting clubs Havelock Sports Club elected its former player Thushitha Peiris as President to lead the club for the years 2020/21. He succeeds Romesh Abeywickrema who held office in the last two years. The Havelock...

Pakistan and Sri Lanka; United through sports

The High Commission of Pakistan met with the Sri Lanka Rugby Union earlier today at the Sri Lanka Rugby headquarters, in a bid to strengthen the relationship between the two organizations and countries. Pakistani High Commissioner, H. E. Maj. General...

The failed enterprise of Sri Lanka Sevens

In 2009 when the Olympic committee gave the green light in its 121st session to include rugby sevens as a sport for the 2016 Rio Olympics, it sent waves of excitement around the world.  The sport played for decades finally...

A Sri Lankan-New Zealander with a Dream!

Krishan Ambawatte, a young qualified Civil Engineer, left the island nation a few years back with a dream of settling down in New Zealand. Now as a proud Christchurch resident, Krishan has a different dream in mind.  He aspires...

Barrett To Play In Japan Next Season

Blues player Beauden Barrett has confirmed the club he will play for in Japan during his playing sabbatical break away from New Zealand next year. Barrett, who signed a four-year deal with New Zealand Rugby and the Blues last year,...

CPRFU and CR & FC appoint new office bearers!

With the new club rugby season (2020/21) upon us, The Central Province Rugby Football Union (CPRFU) and the Ceylonese Rugby Football Club (CR & FC) prepare themselves as new office bearers take over proceedings for the New Year.  Following the...

Will shorten Club season to 7 weeks, add new sevens series promises Rizly Illyas

With a vision of competing at the 2022 Asian Games and the 2024 Olympic games, current deputy president of Sri Lanka Rugby announced his intent to contest for the top chair of Sri Lanka Rugby (SLR) for the years...

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