Cream of boxers in the ring
The cream of the national boxers will be in
action when the 83rd senior national championships conducted by the
Amateur Boxing Association of Sri Lanka gets underway at the
Sugathadasa indoor Stadium in Colombo today.
Rugby Select Committee takes U turn
Decides to stay on:
This looks like a piece set to go into Ripley’s;
Believe it or not: The rugby muddle over the captaincy of the
national 15-a-side for Chinese Taipei that has seen two skippers (Dushanth
Lewke & Dilanka Wijesekera) strangely ratified by Minister of Sports
& Public Recreation Gamini Lokuge, which is probably historic in any
sport, has taken yet another ludicrous about-turn.
Four juniors replace Kandy SC players
Four talented junior rugby players (Ishan Noor,
Dinusha Chathuranga, Sajith Saranga and Bilal Hassen) have been
nominated by the Sri Lanka Rugby Football Union (SLRFU), to replace
four Kandy SC players in the 24-member Sri Lanka Squad for the HSBC
Asian Five-Nations Division I tournament set to be held from Nov.
12-15 in Chinese Taipei, a SLRFU source said.