Chandrika searching for gold in Chonburi
Sri Lanka’s hopes for a more successful second
leg of Asian Grand Prix Athletics Championship could be a reality
according to the team sources, here in Chonburi, Thailand. The
visiting Lankans accounted for only one gold medal at the first leg
which was held at Thammasat University Grounds in Bangkok last
Saturday, but Chandrika Subhashini is confident that she would be
able to convert her silver into gold in Chonburi.
Sri Lanka University Games 2013:
Moratuwa University leads points table
Moratuwa University (UoM) tops the points table
with 103 points while former champions, Colombo University in second
place with 87 points. Peradeniya University was just a point behind
them to secure the third place in the events worked off so far at
the Sri Lanka University Games 2013. University of Jaffna emerged
football champions when they defeated University of Moratuwa by 4-1
in the final worked off at Torrington Sports Ministry grounds on
Sunday. Jaffna led 3-0 at half time with Jeevakumar (7th minute), S
Japakar (25th minute) and B P S Desilan (45th minute) scoring goals.
After the break W V P R Feranando of UoM scored their only goal.
SL beat Canada at Commonwealth TT
Sri Lankan women's paddlers beat Canada 3-1 in
their first round meeting on the opening day and secured a place
among the top eight teams of the 19th Commonwealth Table Tennis
Championship's women's Team Championship as the tournament commenced
on Sunday (May 5) in New Delhi, India.