By Hishan Welmilla.September 30, 2014. Sri Lankan cricket and rugby teams consolidated their positions in T20 cricket and Rugby sevens by registering victories at the 17thAsian Games currently underway in Incheon , South Korea.
By Hishan Welmilla . September 30, 2014. The Sri Lanka Sevens rugby team, led by Fazil Marija will lock horns with Taipei when the 17th Asian Rugby Sevens kick off today in Incheon, South Korea.
By Hishan Welmilla, Kandy, Sri Lanka, September 28, 2014. Amrith De Soysa (74) of Sri Lanka (74) and Qin Ami (52) clinched the Overall Winner –Gents Gross Score Over 36 Holes and Overall Winner -Ladies Gross Score Over 36 Holes titles respectively at the 15th Sri Lankan Air line Golf Classic 2013 concluded at , Digana Kandy Sri Lanka.
Mahela's retirement; was it a timely call?
"We have so much to learn from young people and they have so much to contribute. They can help us identify the challenges they face and understand more about the fast-paced world that they live in. The young people of today face many pressures and there are many distractions which may lead them away from a life of sport. It is imperative that we understand these distractions and realise what tools we can utilise to ensure that these young people turn towards, and not away from, sport" - Britain's Sebastian Coe after chairing the first Association of National Olympic Committees Youth Working Group in London
"When I walked into the national team, he was my first captain. I learnt a lot by looking at him, and by what he is doing on and off the field - the way he handles situations. He's been tremendous for us in the past 15 years and I am very thankful to him." Angelo Mathews
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