Major Sports Assembly meeting here in November
Commonwealth Games Federation:
For reasons best known, the coming to be of the
Commonwealth Games Federation General assembly meeting here in
November, will undoubtedly be a tremendous boost to the local
tourist industry, serve to uplift the country's image and more
importantly act as an incentive and encouragement for the all-round
good of sports in the island.
Lasitha and Piyushani badminton champs
Lasitha Menaka of Sri Sumangala College Panadura
and Piyushani de Silva from Lindsay BMV clinched the boys and girls
singles title respectively at the 36th junior national badminton
championships concluded at the Royal College Sports Complex courts
in Independence Avenue yesterday.
CR in hard fought 23-10 win over Air Force
CR and FC scored a hard fought 23 points to 10
win over a gallant Air Force outfit in their Caltex 'A' division
league rugby match played at Air Force grounds, Ratmalana yesterday
after leading 15-0 at 'lemons'.