All set for Prince of Wales-Sebastians battle

The 71st Battle of the Golds - Moratuwa will get underway on the 14th and 15th of January 2022 at the De Soyza Stadium in Moratuwa. The One-day encounter which is being played for the 36th time will follow...
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Junior cricket returns; U15, U17 schools tournaments underway

The Schools Under-15 and Under-17 Cricket Tournaments for the year 2022 got underway on the 3rd of January to mark its return after a 2-year drought. The Sri Lanka Schools Cricket Association (SLSCA) has taken steps to bring back...

St. Thomas’ take first-innings honours over Dharmapala

St. Thomas’ College, Mt. Lavinia secured major honours in their traditional game against Dharmapala College which concluded today, 30th December 2021. Taking the first lease of the crease, the Thomians posted a total of 206 runs for their first innings....

Sri Sumangala College takes honors as the 69th Battle of the Golds ends in...

Sri Sumangala College managed to take major honors against Moratu Maha Vidyalaya in the 69th Battle of the Golds which ended in a draw today (29th December) at De Soysa International Cricket Stadium. After been put in to bat first,...

Richmond Champions League – Kamindu Mendis steers Team Samuels to title victory

An all-round performance by Kamindu Mendis helped Team Samuels record a convincing 8-wicket win over Team Triggs in the final of the Richmond Champions League T20 cricket tournament played at the Galle International Stadium today (29th December).   Having won...

Victorious St. Joseph’s retain Joe-Pete limited-overs shield

Lahiru Amarasekara bowled St. Joseph’s College to a resounding 85-run win over St. Peter’s College in their 47th Annual Limited Overs encounter at SSC Grounds on Thursday. Off-spinner Amarasekara picked up a five-wicket haul as St. Peter’s were bowled out...

St. Joseph’s take honours in tame draw

St. Joseph’s College took major honours in their drawn 87th Battle of the Saints Cricket encounter against St. Peter’s College, which concluded at SSC Grounds, Colombo on Tuesday. The Josephians posted 261 for 7 from their allotted 60 overs....

St. Joseph’s dominate rain-hit day one

St. Joseph’s College dominated the first day’s play in the 87th Battle of the Saints Cricket encounter against St. Peter’s College, before rain brought a premature end to the proceedings at SSC Grounds, Colombo on Monday. The Josephians were 233...

Dialog Powers the Battle of the Saints

The 87th Encounter of the Josephian – Peterite Big Match Powered by Dialog on the 13th & 14th December at the SSC Sri Lanka’s premier Catholic boys’ schools, St. Joseph’s College, Colombo and St. Peter’s College, Colombo are set to...
142nd Battle of the Blues at SSC on Oct 29th 2021 in Sri Lanka (Photo by Viraj Kothalawala | Thepapare.com)

Rain ruins Royal’s upper hand; 142 Roy-Tho ends in a draw

The 142nd Battle of the Blues came to a close as a draw after three days of frustration due to rain. After several postponements due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the revered Battle of the Blues for the year 2021 is...

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