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Sri Lion SC, UAE hoping to take part in Rugby League in the future

Winners of Dubai Rugby Sevens
Winners of Dubai Rugby Sevens

Sri Lion Sports Club (SLSC) is providing an immence service to Sri Lankans who are resident in United Arab Emirate expanding their club activities from 2020.

The club officials revealed that they are planning to compete in the Inter Club Rugby league in Sri Lanka in the future. Speaking to Daily News Kelum Sujith founder president of SLSC, said that they are a well known sports club in UAE and earlier they started this club for the purpose of sports activities among Sri Lankans who are working in the UAE and at present they are taking part in national tournaments in the UAE.

He further said “Sri Lions is a registered organization and will continue to benefit the Sri Lankan community by doing various events and we want to bring glory to our motherland, ”.

we are providing a platform for talented men and women from Sri Lanka to take part”. Also he said “We have Cricket Rugby , Badminton Football Carrom and Netball League teams.

In those lines, we took part in the 50th edition of the Dubai Rugby 7s tournament. It was a moment of pride for our Sri Lions team to take part in this tournament and was an even greater pride as we won the Gulf Men’s’ Open Tournament Trophy”.

“We are planning to expand our Sports activities in Sri Lanka as well, we have community based club and doing so many community services in Sri Lanka and in the future we are planning to take elite athletes from Sri Lanka and give them international standard training. Its will help them to achieve top places in the International arena. He said”

“The beauty of our organization is that Sri Lions, a legitimate club which has dedicated itself to help strengthen the name of Sri Lankans in the UAE, our main goal is to build a Club House in the UAE for the Sri Lankan community and to form another new sports club in Sri Lanka to do for sports and community events and to bring honour to our motherland”.


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