Zahira runs creates havoc against St.Joseph Vaz

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Zahira College completed a 9-3 drubbing of St.Joseph Vaz College in their group stage match in the Kotmale Chox U19 Schools Football Championship played at the Zahira College grounds. The post Zahira runs creates havoc against St.Joseph Vaz appeared first on ThePapare.com.

Three debutants in Sri Lanka U18 tour of Taipei

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Asian schools under 18 sevens second and final leg will kick off this weekend in Luodong Sports Park in Taiwan (Chinese Taipei). Sri Lanka who finished as plate champions a month ago in Hong Kong remain as candidates for the cup title this weekend. Theekshana Dassanayake of St. Peter’s College, Janidu Dilshan of Royal College and Gemunu Chethiya of St. ...

U15 Cricket – Eight quarter-finalists decided

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Defending champions, S. Thomas’ College Mount Lavinia, runner-up St. Sebastian’s College Moratuwa, Holy Cross College Kalutara, Nalanda College Colombo, St. Joseph’s College Colombo, Mahanama College Colombo, De Mazenod College Kandana and Prince of Wales College Moratuwa advanced to the quarter finals of ‘Singer Trophy’ Under 15 division 1 inter schools cricket tournament 2016. Kavindu Umayanga, skipper of Holy Cross College ...

Big win has St. Sebastian’s through to semi-final

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St. Sebastian’s College beat St. Aloysius College, Galle by a massive 104 runs in the Singer U17 Division 1 Cricket Tournament Quarter Final match played at Lyceum ground, Wattala. Winning the toss and batting in the quarter final, the boys from Moratuwa managed a reasonable 209 for 8 in the allotted quota of 50 overs. Praveen Cooray ensured St. Sebastian’s ...

Thurstan College beat Maliyadewa College effortlessly

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Thurstan College U17 beat Maliyadewa College U17 with ease by a massive 128 runs to progress through to the semi final in the Singer U17 Division 1 50 over Tournament 2016. Winning the toss and batting first at the St. Peter’s College ground, Thurstan College managed 258 after been bowled out in the 49.4th over of the first innings. Yeshan ...

Kingswood, St.Anthony’s, Trinity emerge with victories.

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Another exciting day of rugby in the Kandy leg of the All Island U18 tournament concluded today at the Pallekalle Rugby Grounds earlier in the evening. The first match was scheduled to be between Trinity vs St.Sylvester’s and Kingswood and St.Anthony were to lock horns with Vidyartha and Maliyadeva at the same venue. Trinity however got a walk over due to the ...

Kingswood, St.Anthony’s, Trinity emerge with victories.

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Another exciting day of rugby in the Kandy leg of the All Island U18 tournament concluded today at the Pallekalle Rugby Grounds earlier in the evening. The first match was sheduled to be between Trinity vs St.Slyvesters with Kingswood and St.Anthony were to lock horns with Vidyartha and Maliyadeva at the same venue. Trinity however got a walk over ...

U17 Cricket – Ananda crush DSS to enter semis

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Defending champions, Ananda College secured their place in the all-island under 17 division one cricket tournament semi-finals when they defeated D. S Senanayake College by 55 runs in the second quarter-final worked out at Lyceum International School grounds in Wattala today. After opting to bat first, Ananda amassed a commanding 242 runs on the board from their 50 overs. Dushan ...

Under 18 All Island Rugby: Isipathana College go in as favourites

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Defending champions of the Under 18 All Island Schools’ Rugby Championship, Isipathana College, will go in as favourites for this year’s tournament that starts today in Kandy and Colombo. The All-Island competition organized by the Sri Lanka Schools’ Rugby Football Association will feature 23 teams consisting of 15 from Colombo, 5 from Kandy and one team each from the districts ...

U17 Cricket – St. Peter’s advance to semi-finals

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St. Peter’s College, Bambalapitiya reached the semi-finals of the all-island under 17 division one cricket tournament when they defeated Mahinda College, Galle by 66 runs in the first quarter-final played at Thurstan grounds yesterday. Batting first, the Peterites posted 211 runs as skipper Santhush Gunathilake top-scored for the winners with a fluent 56. Lakshan Rodrigo and Shivon Perera made 41 ...

Girls and Boys stumble in first round of Asian Schools Table Tennis

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The girls and boys teams of Sri Lanka had to bow out after the 1st round of the teams’ competition at the 5th Asian Schools Table Tennis Championships in Singapore. The girls were drawn in group B where they had to face Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia and Singapore while the boys were also drawn in group B and had to face ...

Moratuwa surpasses Colombo by 2 points

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The University of Moratuwa conquered the waters of Beira Lake to win the 33rd edition of the Internet University Rowing Championship. Crowds flocked the Colombo Rowing Club today to cheer on their team at the regatta, which is held as a part of the Sri Lanka University Games. However, since its inception in 1980, the regatta has only been battled ...

Pokémon GO – The craze to catch them all

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If any one of you saw me taking a stroll in the university premises with my mobile in my hand , I assure you I wasn’t aimlessly wandering around. I sure had a purpose. And that was to catch some Pokémon. And I’m quite certain this isn’t the first time you’re hearing this. Because I ain’t the only one who’s tring ...

U17 Cricket – DSS, Ananda and St Peter’s through to quarters

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Maris Stella College, St Aloysius College and Mahinda College were the first to get through to the quarters in the Singer U17 Div I Cricket tournament. Three more schools were selected today and below is an overview of the pre quarterfinals which took place today. St Peter’s College vs Prince of Wales College This was the most competitive match for ...

Universities to charge down the Beira this weekend

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The University of Colombo will take on the University of Moratuwa this weekend at the ‘Inter University Rowing Championship’ which will be held as part of the Sri Lanka University Games (SLUG) 2016. This regatta is due to host its 33rd edition since its inception in 1980 and hits the Colombo Rowing Club on the 13th of August 2016. ...

Chamathsara & Supun to lead Sri Lanka

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Chamathsara Fernando and Supun Warusawithana will captain the girls and boys teams respectively at the 5th Asian Schools Table Tennis Championships to be held in Singapore. The tournament will be held from the 12th to the 19th of August at the Tao Payoh Sports Hall in Singapore. China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Macao, Malaysia, Singapore and Thailand will be ...

BMS wraps up the Red Bull Inter Campus Cricket Tournament

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Business Management School (BMS) met Saegis Campus in the finals of the Red Bull Inter Campus Cricket Tournament for 2016. BMS recorded a comprehensive 6 wicket victory this evening and emerged Champions of the Red Bull Inter Campus Cricket Tournament. The captain of the Saegis Campus team won the toss and put BMS into field first. Saegis Campus posted a ...

Kavika Dilshan guides St. Aloysius into the quarters

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St. Aloysius College became the second team to qualify for the quarter finals of the Singer U17 Division I Cricket Tournament, beating Wesley College by 6 wickets in the pre-quarter finals earlier today. Wesley hosted the second pre-quarter final of the tournament, the first one was won comprehensively by Maris Stella College yesterday. The visitors won the toss and elected ...

BMS and Saegis through to the finals

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Business Management School (BMS) faced the Kothalawala Defense University (KDU), while Saegis Campus met St. Peter’s College yesterday at Thurstan College grounds, in the semi-finals of the Red Bull Inter Campus Cricket Tournament 2016. BMS vs KDU BMS won the toss and elected to bat first. The dominant team from BMS put up a mammoth first innings total of ...

Maliyadewa stun St Joseph’s with a brilliant run chase

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Maris Stella College chased down 260 runs against St Joseph’s College to secure their spot in the quarter finals of the Singer U17 Div I cricket tournament. The knock out rounds have started as we enter the business end of the U17 cricket tournament. The  match between these two big guns in the school cricket arena took place in Negombo. ...