on day one
The inaugural South Asian Junior Athletic Championship got under way
yesterday at the Sugathadasa Stadium under the patronage of Minister of
Sports Bandula Basnayake.
Mithum three wins at NE Monsoon awards
Mithun Perera, last yearís National Golf champion who was dethroned in
early November this year to be placed seventh, made amends somewhat to
maintain his reputation as a player of class, by winning 3 awards at the
North East Monsoon Golf competitions held over the last two weekends at
the Royal Colombo Golf Club.
Pakistan skipper outlines injury woes
Fast bowler Umar Gul will return home after failing to recover from a
back injury, adding to Pakistanís fitness problems on the eve of the
crucial second Test against India here on Thursday.