New Athletic Assn Heads aim high
Major General Daya Ratnayake elected uncontested
was officially announced as the new Athletic Association of Sri
Lanka (AASL) President while Rear Admiral Shemal Fernando was
elected with a majority of 15 votes as the Secretary General at the
SLAA general election at Sports Ministry Auditorium yesterday.
Joe-Pete clash for Fr. Wiratunga Shield
St.Joseph's College will meet their traditional
rival St.Peter's College in their 42nd annual rugby encounter for
the Rev Fr.Basil Wirathunga shield which is going to take place at
4.00PM at Bambalapitiya today.
Niluka confirmed for London Olympics
Sri Lankan star shuttler Niluka Karunarathne
will be in action at the forthcoming London Olympics, Sri Lanka
Badminton Association (SLBA) President Parakrama Basnayake confirmed
yesterday. Niluka, 47th in world rankings, sits in the 30th position
in the Olympic qualifying rankings.