Abeygunasekera -POG of Dharmaraja
Lt. Col. D.S. Abeygunasekera was appointed as the Prefect of Games of
Dharmaraja College, Kandy recently succeeding Sarath Mataraarachchi who
is promoted as Deputy Principal of Dharmaraja.
Lt. Col. D.S. Abeygunasekera
Lt. Col. Abeygunasekera, an old boy of Dharmaraja who was in school
from 1960 to 1973, was a member of the College Junior Cricket and Soccer
After leaving school, he represented Ampitiya Panthers' Soccer Club
for two years and from there he joined Madyama Lanka Sports Club.
During his period at Madyama Lanka he scored a hat trick of goals
against Colombo Saunders in the 1970's playing as right inside.
He followed the soccer course in the year 1976 conducted by Berkshad
Pape, Former West German Soccer Captain who was then the Sri Lanka
National Soccer Coach.
He has taken measures to improve Cricket, Soccer and all other games
in the School. He is the elder brother of present Principal of Girls
High School, Kandy Mrs. Malkanthi Abeygunasekera.