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New task for Susanthika

Friday, 12 August 2016 13:29

Olympic medallist Susanthika Jayasinghe has been appointed to select and train athletes for international events.

Niluka loses Olympic opener

Friday, 12 August 2016 09:01

Sri Lankan shuttler Niluka Karunaratne lost his first game in Group P of the men’s badminton tournament, going down in straight sets to Chinese world number 2 Chen Long 21-07, 21-10 at the Rio Olympics.

Phelps wins gold despite wardrobe malfunction

Thursday, 11 August 2016 13:39

US swimming sensation - Michael Phelps won his 21th Olympic gold medal, despite a wardrobe malfunction just before the mens’ 4x200m freestyle relay.

How Bolt turned press brief into Samba party (video)

Thursday, 11 August 2016 10:49

Usain Bolt, dubbed the fastest man in the world, was joined onstage by a group of samba dancers at his Olympic press conference Monday in Rio de Janeiro.

Chaminda Vaas to identify Sri Lanka fast bowling talent

Wednesday, 10 August 2016 15:13

Sri Lanka appointed its most successful pace bowler Chaminda Vaas as a coaching consultant Wednesday, tasking him with identifying youngsters who can ease the team´s reliance on spin.

Olympic divers splash into green pool (Pics)

Wednesday, 10 August 2016 10:38

During the opening ceremony, the Rio Olympics organizers talked about a green environment.

Mathew misses out on semis

Wednesday, 10 August 2016 09:27

Sri Lankan swimmer Matthew Abeysinghe finished third in the second heat of the men’s 100m freestyle event at the Rio Olympics 2016, missing out on qualification to the second round.

Chamara misses quarterfinals

Tuesday, 09 August 2016 11:57

Sri Lankan judoka Chamara Nuwan Dharmawardena has failed to make it to the quarterfinals of the men’s 73kg event in Rio yesterday (08).

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