Dialog Schools Rugby 7s Western Province

Schools Rugby recommences as Piliyandala Central College clinch the segment B

Schools Rugby made its return after an extended break enforced by the pandemic, as the Sri Lanka School’s Rugby Football Association (SLSRFA) commenced their Inaugural School’s Rugby Tournament with the Segment B of the Western provincial competition, at Royal...

Dialog Schools Rugby 7s launched

School’s Rugby is set to make a return after the extended hiatus, forced by the Global pandemic, with Dialog Schools Rugby 7s organized by Sri Lanka School’s Rugby Football Association (SLSRFA), kicking off this weekend with the Western provincial...
St. Peter’s College- Bambalapitiya

Peterites ready for the 7’s Challenge

St. Peter’s College- Bambalapitiya, a dominant force in the school’s Rugby arena, is gearing up to make an instant impact with School’s Rugby set to make a comeback after a long hiatus. A jersey handover ceremony was held at the...

Dates announced for School Rugby 7s

After a long hiatus forced by the pandemic that plagued the entire world, schools’ rugby in the island is set to make a long-awaited return with the Sri Lanka Schools Rugby Football Association (SLSRFA) obtaining the Ministry of Health...

(Will there be a) Schools Rugby Restart – 2021!

14th March 2020 - the last day where we witnessed schools rugby in the country. Since then, we've had three more severe outbreaks of the covid-19 in the country, schools closed indefinitely, and sports halted. But, with the vaccination drive...
The Bradby not played for the first time

The Bradby not played for the first time?

The pandemic hit Sri Lanka in early March bringing to an immediate halt all of the country’s sporting activities including the Schools Rugby League. The Dialog Schools Rugby League that started in the month of March did not progress beyond...
Schools Rugby

Time to say goodbye to Schools Rugby 2020?

Following the new Covid19 developments in the country, the Ministry of Education has decided to call off all sports activities for the calendar year of 2020. The decision taken by the Ministry of Education, in consultation with the health authorities,...
Nifler Ibrahim

Nilfer lets go of Kingswood!

Champion coach Nilfer Ibrahim has recommitted to St. Joseph’s as he looks to take over as head coach at Darley Road for the upcoming 2021 Schools Rugby season. It was just last year that Ibrahim ceased relations with his former...
Shazaan Mohammed, Dnal Ekanayake Kingswood College rugby team

No Schools Rugby 2020? Here’s Plan B!

If there’s one lesson we should learn post-COVID19 it’s adaptation. Businesses have adapted to play their game in the ‘new normal’ and so has sport. A fitting example is the Super Rugby competition in New Zealand where the country adopted...
The Dialog Schools Rugby League Trophy

Schools Rugby restart still on the cards

Despite the government notice to all schools halting all contact sports and extra-curricular activities until further notice, the Sri Lanka Schools Rugby Football Association (SLSRFA) is still hopeful of a Schools Rugby restart this year. Last week, the Ministry of...

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