Sponsors President's Gold Cup tourney:
Dialog assures future of VB
OVER five thousand Volleyballers from 400 clubs
in the island are geared up to participate at the President's
Volleyball Gold Cup Tournament to be played from June 18. The
tournament held after a lapse of six years is conducted by the Sri
Lanka Volleyball Federation together with the Ministry of Youth
Affairs and Sports and sponsored by Dialog GSM.
A pain in the back for Marvan
SRI LANKA cricket captain Marvan Atapattu was
due to leave abroad yesterday for medical treatment for a
troublesome back injury which has plagued his 15-year international
career. Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) sources said that the injury
recurred during a training session where the national team is
preparing to receive the West Indies in a two-Test series followed
by a one-day triangular with West Indies and India starting in July.