Athletic extravaganza starts on Saturday
It’s time for the world’s greatest athletic
extravaganza which is second only to the Olympic Games. The latest
edition of the IAAF World Championships, better known as the World
Athletic Championships, due to commence in Daegu, South Korea.
‘Tosses don’t win matches’
Sri Lanka Cricket captain Tillekeratne Dilshan,
late Monday night, conceded that being five times winner of tosses
at the just concluded One Day International series against Michael
Clarke’s Aussies, was not instrumental in winning the series.
Invitation from President
Members of the Rakwana Kendapola Vidyalaya under
14 and under 12 volleyball teams which won the girls championships
in the respective categories at the All-Island Inter-schools
Volleyball Tournament held last weekend, were invited to visit
Temple Trees by President Mahinda Rajapaksa.