Kandy Sports Club pull out of Sevens

The defending league champions Kandy Sports Club will not be making it to the Commanders Cup Sevens Tournament proposed to be played in mid-March. The two-day tournament, organized by the national body Sri Lanka Rugby (SLR), was set to be...

ThePapare Club Rugby Player of the Year 2020

The year 2020 was a bad year for sports, with 75% of the sporting action called off due to the pandemic. For rugby fans in Sri Lanka, the Dialog Rugby League was the only local action that was seen...
Navy disrupts the Transfer market

Navy disrupts the Transfer market!

Navy Sports Club has followed in the footsteps of CH & FC, signing three key players ahead of the 2021 Dialog Rugby League. Former national caps Sajith Saranga, Sathya Ranathunga, and Niwanka Prasad have made their way back home from...

CH & FC signings cripple CR & FC

In a shocking move, CH & FC has signed 10 players from CR & FC ahead of the Dialog Rugby League season of 2020/21.  The signings include last year’s captain Omalka Gunaratne who will join hands with the Maitland Crescent...

Udani Edirisinghe becomes first female manager of Rugby Club

As the Dialog Club Rugby season is set kick off next month with the Dialog Inter-Club Sevens tournament, the Colombo Hockey and Football Club (CH & FC) has decided appoint a ‘boss-lady’ to manage the men of the rugby...
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CH ready to take on DRL 20/21 all guns blazing

The Gymkhana Club has appointed their board of directors and also named the Coaching contingent of CH & FC ahead of the Dialog Rugby League 2020/21 and the upcoming Dialog Inter-Club Sevens tournament.  After receiving the expertise of veteran coach...

Kavindu De Costa to lead the Reds in 2021

The Colombo Rugby & Football Club (CR & FC) has appointed experienced scrum-half Kavindu De Costa as captain for the upcoming 2021 season. He takes on the reigns from Omalka Gunarathane as the club looks for greener pastures post-pandemic. A product...

Return of the Dialog Rugby League

It’s been exactly 6 months since Sri Lanka had any competitive rugby in the country and finally earlier last week the newly appointed Sri Lanka Rugby president Mr. Rizly Ilyas announced that the inter-club Sevens will be played this...
Rizly Illyas

Dialog Rugby will restart in October

Newly appointed President of Sri Lanka Rugby (SLR) Rizly Illyas is confident that the country can resume the sport of Rugby and have their first tournament by the end of October 2020. “We have made a document that includes all...

The Salary Cap: A way forward? Pt. 2

"The salary caps allow teams with less talent to have the same opportunities to entice players away from better teams as they have the same amount of money (theoretically) to work with.  Instead of having some teams with deep pockets...

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