Minister approves three new shooting ranges for schoolchildren

Sri Lanka, Oct. 17 -- Minister of Sports and Youth Affairs, Namal Rajapaksa has granted approval for the construction of three new shooting ranges in an attempt to popularise the sport among the schoo... Read More

Ace Capital to make debut in Tier 'B' Cricket Tourney

Sri Lanka, Oct. 16 -- Ace Capital Cricket Club will make their debut in the Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) organised Premier League Tier 'B' Inter-Club Tournament which is set to get underway later this year... Read More

Hiruni to run in World Half Marathon in Poland

Sri Lanka, Oct. 16 -- Sri Lanka's top long distance runner, Hiruni Kesara Wijayaratne is heading for another gruelling battle with some of the elite when she competes in the World Athletics Half Marat... Read More

Chamari, Shashikala to represent Supernovas in Women's IPL

Sri Lanka, Oct. 12 -- Sri Lanka's Chamari Atapattu and Shashikala Siriwardene will represent the Supernovas Team at the third edition of the Women's T20 Challenge Cricket Tournament, which begins on N... Read More

Invitation Beach Wrestling Meet in Negombo

Sri Lanka, Oct. 10 -- The Wrestling Federation of Sri Lanka (WFSL) is planning to stage an Invitation Beach Wrestling event in the beaches of Negombo in December. This will be the first time a Beach ... Read More

NOC provides assistance for needy athletes

Sri Lanka, Oct. 9 -- The Athletes' Commission of the National Olympic Committee (NOC) of Sri Lanka, under the patronages of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and Olympic Solidarity provided re... Read More

Dedicated Sports School for cricket in Hambantota

Sri Lanka, Oct. 5 -- The first ever Sports School in the country, dedicated to cricket, will be established at the Mahinda Rajapaksa International Cricket Stadium in Hambantota. The Minister of Sport... Read More

National players to compete in Commander's T20 League

Sri Lanka, Oct. 3 -- Several top national cricketers will be in action when the inaugural edition of the Army Commander's T20 League gets underway on October 5 at the Army Grounds in Dombagoda. The t... Read More

Anouk Chitty secures Agora League Matchplay Golf title

Sri Lanka, Oct. 3 -- Sri Lankan veteran golfer Anouk Chitty put up a pleasing performance to claim major honours at the Agora League Matchplay Knock-Out Championship worked off at the Royal Colombo Go... Read More

Haroon Aslam to defend Mark Bostock Memorial Trophy

Sri Lanka, Sept. 28 -- The Victoria Golf and Country Resort (VGCR) will relaunch their sports activities once again with the 12th Annual Mark Bostock Memorial Golf Tournament scheduled for October 3 a... Read More