34th Observer-Mobitel Schoolboy Cricketer of the
Stage set to honour school cricket talents tomorrow
Sajeewa Salgado of Thurstan College (All-Island)
and Kavindu Ashan Perera of Royal College, Panadura (Outstation)
will be crowned Most Popular Schoolboy Cricketers of the Year at the
34th Observer-Mobitel Schoolboy Cricketer of the Year mega awards
ceremony to be held at the Galadari Hotel Grand Ballroom tomorrow.
Thangaraja wins 125th Sri Lanka Amateur Golf Championship
Reigning champion Nadaraja Thangaraja (Raja)
retained Sri Lanka Amateur Golf crown for the second consecutive
year by beating Bangladesh golfer Mohamed Dulal in the 125th Sri
Lanka Amateur Golf Championship finals concluded at the Royal
Colombo Golf Club (RCGC) yesterday evening. India’s Gursimar Badwal
walked away with the ladies Amateur Championship shield beating
local golfer Jacky Dias in the final.
India defeat Sri Lanka 5-0
Defending champions India defeated hosts, Sri
Lanka by 5-0 in the fifth game of the SAFF Women’s Football
Championships yesterday at CR and FC. Suprava Samal gave her team
the lead in the 17 minute while six minutes later Salam Rinaroy Devi
made it 2-0 with a powerful shot outside the box.
Jaffna Schools stun Trinity in Murali Harmony Cup
Jaffna Combined Schools defeated Trinity
College, Kandy yesterday in one of the opening matches of Murali
Harmony Cup 2012. Jaffna youths in an action packed Twenty20 stunned
favourites Trinity College which was the highlight of the opening
day where 10 matches were played in Jaffna, Kilinochchi, Mankulam,
Oddusuddan and Vavuniya.