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Golden arrows: Ladies’ College excels at All Island Archery

Ladies College archery team

KURUNEGALA: (ePRESS) – Ladies’ College excelled at the 7th All Island Archery Championship, hosted by the Sri Lanka Archery Association at Royal International School grounds in Kurunegala last weekend. The Flower Road School secured a total of nine medals in the two-day tournament, including two gold, three silver, and four bronze medals. Anargi de Silva achieved…

Sajeev de Silva surpasses Olympic standards, strikes gold in Switzerland

Archery photo

SWITZERLAND: (ePRESS) – Archer Sajeev de Silva from Racecourse Archery Club scored back-to-back over the minimum qualifying standard for archery at the Olympics in the men’s 70m Recurve event, seizing the gold medal at the 48th Lausanne Challenge in Switzerland on Sunday. De Silva impressed with a score of 644, surpassing the Paris Olympics standard of…

Commercial Bank’s Anju Hewage Seals Championship Win

Hockey

Last year’s runner-up, Commercial Bank, emerged as the triumphant team in the ‘A’ Division of the 3rd Mercantile Hockey 9s Championship organized by the Mercantile Hockey Association at the Air Force grounds in Ekala last Sunday. In a tense final showdown, former Sri Lanka national hockey captain Anju Hewage scored the decisive goal, leading Commercial…

New Champions Emerge in Sri Lanka National Rapid Chess Championship

New Champions Emerge in Sri Lanka National Rapid Chess Championship

At the recent Sri Lanka National Rapid Chess Championship organized by the Sri Lanka Chess Federation at Ananda Vidyalaya in Kottawa, two budding talents emerged as champions. Susal de Silva from Nalanda College and Esandi Newansa from Dharmasoka College clinched the top spots in the competition. The tournament witnessed a large participation with 342 players….

Ampara and Jaffna Dominate Kabbadi Championships at 34th National Youth Sports Festival

Ampara and Jaffna Dominate Kabbadi Championships at 34th National Youth Sports Festival   The Men’s and Women’s Kabbadi Championships of the 34th National Youth Sports Festival, organized by the National Youth Services Council under the guidance of the Ministry of Sports and Youth Affairs, concluded at the Youth Services Centre in Maharagama, with Ampara District…

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