Isipathana College Rugby Team

New look ‘Green Machine’ determined to prove their metal

At the beginning of each year, prior to the commencement of the inter school Rugby season, whether being the favourites or the underdogs to the title, the ambition for the boys from Havelock town remains the same; Compete and...
Kishore Jahan – Sri Lanka’s Front Row Colossus

Kishore Jahan – Sri Lanka’s Front Row Colossus

At the age of 19, a young man from the outskirts of Chillaw would have never imagined that a paper advertisement on a local paper will change his life forever.


Nippy, vocal, quick-witted – the cog that makes the rugby world go round

Forwards make their barging runs count, they make the hard yards up front, then the smart backs get all the credit for all the hard work of the forwards. But both the packs and backs forget their scrum-halves, the...

Bradby in a new Dimension

The Royal College Union is planning to organize the first BRADBY FIESTA to be held adjacent to the main event at the Bloomfield C&AC Colombo from 10 a.m to 12 midnight on the 10th of May 2014.

Week 2: Another epic at Ellis Park

Rolling into the second week, the All Black’s visit to Ellis Park was the headline grabber, and the game did not disappoint as rugby fans the world-over were treated to yet another All Black-Springbok classic.

A Blue and Gold picket fence takes the shield

Being the favourite is never an easy suit to wear week in week out. The maintenance and dry-cleaning bill can weigh heavily upon you and even make it look like a fading-weakness. So, wearing it well is indeed an...

D. S. looking for Cup Championship entry

D. S. Senanayake College will continue a third consecutive year in the schools rugby top division and will aim at surviving in the cup championship this season. With a balanced side, the Dons are set to give stiff competition...
St Peter's College Rugby Team 2017

St. Peter’s aiming to bring back lost glory

The boys from Bambalapitiya have always been a force to reckon with in the schools’ rugby arena but they haven’t been able produce a champion outfit of late. With a young outfit this season, the ‘Bamba Brigade’ will strive...

Will the ‘Blue Thunder’ strike down the Kings?

The two brother schools, Wesley College Colombo and Kingswood College, Kandy, are yet again set to display their prowess when they play each other at Racecourse this Saturday, for the coveted 26th L. E. Blaze Trophy 2018. History Sir. L. E....
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Rugby, oh Rugby…..

I saw an interesting writing on Facebook the other day, which was based on two parents’ conversation regarding rugby. One Father could not fathom why the other would invest so much time, effort, and money, just so that his son...

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