Friday, 18th April 2014

Sports

  • Inaugural South Asia 3×3 basketball Championship
  • Bangladesh champs
Silver medalist Sri Lankan team with their runner-up trophy
Yaswanth in SABF committee The Sri Lanka Basketball Federation Vice President Yaswanth Muttettuwegama has been appointed as a committee member of the South Asian Basketball Federation (SABF) during the inaugural South Asia 3×3 basketball Championship. Yaswanth’s new appointment will further strengthen Sri Lanka’s ties with the international basketball fraternity and will help to develop the basketball sport locally and regionally. Sri Lanka cager team had to be satisfied with the silver medal as the hosts Bangladesh prospered on home advantage to win the inaugural South Asia 3×3 basketball...
Anil Jayaisnghe becomes the first Sri Lankan to follow the IRB Educators/Trainers course which was held in Hong Kong from 11th to 13th at their Olympic house.. This course was part of the JWRT IRB impact programme, and the instructors were Bernd Gabbei from Germany is a IRB rugby development officer and the other two were from America Ed Todd from America., and now officiating in the Youth World Cup in Hong Kong as Referees Manager and the other two trainers were from America, Ed Todd and Michael Luke. Anil Jayasinghe said that he was lucky to have been chosen by the Asian Rugby Football...