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Category: Sports

Kurunagar Singing Fish beat Navanthurai St. Mary’s to crown as Champions of the  Yarl League’s 75th Anniversary Tournament

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The Foot ball tournament  to mark the 75th year of the Jaffna Foot ball League was held like a grand celebration. The final of the tourammmmnament was held in Duraiyappah Stadium  on Sunday. Two...

R.K.Kevin , a student from Vavuniya wins National School level Wu-su Silver medal  at 10 years of age

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In a Wu-su boxing championship held among the schools at National Level , R.K.Kevin a school student from Vavuniya has won a silver medal at a young age of 10 years. He is a student of the All Ceylon...

 ‘Battle of the North’ ends in a draw

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The 113th ‘  Battle of the North’  between Jaffna Central College and Jaffna St. john’s College , ended in a draw yesterday. The 113th Battle of the North commenced on Thursday  at Jaffna...

Battle of the North Commence tomorrow

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The Annual Cricket encounter between Jaffna Central College and Jaffna St. John’s College, popularly known as the “ BATTLE OF THE NORTH” will commence tomorrow and will last 3 days. The...

Kokkuvil Hindu College crowned in under 19 National Schools Basketball Championship

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Jaffna Hindu College under 19 Girls team has won the National Schools Basketball Championship. They were pitted against Kandy Gateways College in the final held Kandana De Mazenod College basket Ball...

Batticaloa St. Michael College Baticaloa wins National Schools Basket Ball Championship

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St. Michael College Baticaloa has won the National Schools Basket Ball Championship and has been selected as the National Champions. This Championship was held at National Level among National...

Jaffna St. John’s College beat Panadura St. John’s College in friendly cricket match

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Jaffna St. John’s College won a friendly 2- day cricket match between Jaffna St. John’s College and Panadura St. John’s College. Batting first, in this 2-day Cricket match, held  at the...

Jaffna Hindu and Kokkuvil Hindu in create history , winning the  National under 19 Division B Basket Ball championships

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Playing an aggressive game right from the start of the of the National Schools under 19 Division – B Championships conducted at the Colombo Wesley College Courts from 4th –  7th this...

Jaffna Hindu Primary’s  Vishalini  brings honour to Home land winning under 7 years Chess title

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A grade 2 student of the Jaffna Hindu Primary, Vishalini Umakajan made history in winning the Gold in the National under 7 years group  Chess Championship. This is the first time after 1983 that a...

National Weight Lifting Championships – Ashika, Best Lifter in the Juvenile Diovision

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The Jaffna Weight Lifting Club has won a total of 13 Medals including 5 Golds, in the National Juvenile= Junior and Senior Weight Lifting Championships conducted by Sri Lanka Weight Lifting...

Colours Night of Northern Province Karate Federation

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The first ever Colours Night of the Northern Province Karate Federation was held yesterday night at the Green Field Sports Club for honouring the Karatekas who had won places in the Karate...

Jaffna Central walks in rain of goals into  Semi finals beating  Matale Zahira under 18 Division

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The Jaffna Central College’s under 18 team beat Matale Zahira College team by 9:0 goals to enter the Semi Finals of the National Schools Foot-Ball Tournament in a  match held at Jaffna Central...

Arshika in Weight Lifting  Gold  in National Weight Lifting Championships

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The National Weight Lifting Championships  under aegis of National Wight Lifting Federation are being held at the Colombo Dorington Stadium now. Arshika Vijayabaskar, a student of Jaffna Chundikuli...

Papare School Foot Ball Tournament – St. Patrick’s, Jaffna goes down to Hameed Al Hussein

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The Papare Foot Ball Tournament conducted under approval of Sri Lanka Foot Ball Federation among the under 19 teams of National schools in is progress now. The semi final of this tournament was held...

Div. 1 Football Tournament of SLFF – St. Mary’s Navanthurai loses in its 4th Match

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The Foot Ball matches of the Division 1 Football tournament organised by the Sri Lanka Foot Ball Federation are being conducted now. The Navanthurai St. Mary’s Team met in its 4th Match ,...

St. Patrick’s enters Quarter Final amidst a shower of Goals.

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Helped by the three lightening goals from Caines, Jaffna , St. Patrick’College entered the quarterfinal round of the Pappare Foot Ball Tournament held among the under 19 schools Teams, beating...

Two Northern Teams in the pre-quarter-finals round of the FA Cup Tournament

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The rounds of matches among the 16 teams in the pre-quarter finals rounds  of the Sri Lanka Foot Ball Federation Cup has commenced. Matches were conducted among 600 teams all over Sri Lanka by...

Kurunagar Singing Fish enters Final of the SL Foot Ball Federation’s Group II series

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The Final of the Group II Foot Ball Tournament conducted by Sri Lanka Foot Ball Federation will be held tomorrow at the Duraiappah Stadium, Jaffna tomorrow at 6.00 p.m. A leading Foot Ball Team in...

More Medals for Northern Schools in the National Schools Athletic meet

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More medals had been won by the Northern Schools in the National Schools Athletic meet now being conducted at the Colombo Sugathadasa Stadium. Age group/ event. Name School Achievement Placing  ...

5 Medals won by North in the National Schools Athletic Championship

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The 34th National Inter School athletic meet which commenced  day before yesterday at the Colombo Sugathadasa Stadium, North won 5 medals and a colours award. Details are shown below. Age group/...

Mahajana Under 20 team crowned as champions in National School Foot Ball

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The Thellipalai Mahajana College team pitted against Colombo, Kandana, De Mazenod College in the under 20 Final of the National Schools Foot Ball Championship day before yesterday. In this match,...

Thellipalai Mahajana sweeps the board in the Under 18 Pole-vault event of  88th John Tarbet (Senior) Athletic Championship

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Thellipalai Mahajana College has captured Gold, Silver and Bronze Medals in the under 18  Pole-vault event of the 88th John Tarbet (Senior) Athletic Championship the National Schools is being...

Thellipalai Union wins medals in National Schools Throw ball – Mahajana in final of Football

Thellipalai Union wins medals in National Schools Throw ball

In the National Schools Throw Ball series held at Empilipitiya President’s Vidyalaya grounds, Thellipalai Union College won the Gold in the under 17 group Girls event. They beat Javakarla  Vidyala...

Haul of medals in National Schools Kabadi Championships

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The National Schools Kabadi championships were held in the Indoor Stadium of Thigana in Kandy,day before yesterday. Northern Schools had achieved considerable victories in this Championships. Some...

Tharjini fought hard for Sri Lanka to beat Malaysia in Asian Cup Netball Championship

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Sri Lanka playing against Malaysia in the 11th Asian Cup Netball Championships, had beat Malaysia in thriller victory of 62: 59. The scoring went on like 13:15, 19:12, 48:42 and 62:59. Although the...

Two girls from Jaffna, Tharjini and Ezhilenthini join the National Net Ball team

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Two players from Jaffna, Tharjini Sivalingam and Ezhilenthini Sethukavalar have inducted into the 12-member National Net Ball team for the Asian Netball Championship series. The 11th Asian Netball...

Cricket Tournament in Jaffna incorporating teams from North and East

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Jaffna District Schools Cricket Association and the Tamil Cricket League of Britain have teamed up to conduct for the 2nd time, A cricket tournament for the under 19 teams of Schools of North and...

A residential Training camp by The World Tamil Badminton Federation

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The World Tamil Badminton Federation in conjunction with Northern Province Education Ministry and the Northern Province Badminton Federation have conducted a residential Training Camp for the...

Ezhilenthini in National Basket Ball team

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Jaffna District player Ezhilenthini has secured a place in the National Basket Ball Team. Choices were this made to select the national team to participate in the Asian Cup Basket BNall championship...

Kokkuvil Hindu teams win in National Champions in under 18 National  Schools TT Championship

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The National Table Tennis (TT)  Championships conducted by the by the Sri Lanka Schools TT Federation  was held at the Colombo St. Thomas College, last Saturday and Sunday. Kokkuvil Hindu’s...

 Anitha looses chance to qualify for Asian Games, but shares the 1st place with Army’s  Sachchini

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Anitha Jegatheeswaran representing Jaffna Schools Athletic Association jumped to 3.40M in the Pole Vault (Women) event of the 96th National Athletics Championship that is being held in the...

3 students of Mahajan secure places in the National under14 Girls’ Foot Ball team

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Three students of the Thellipalai  Mahajana College have secured places in the National under 14 Girls’ Foot Ball team.  J.Jethunsika,U. Yogitha and S.Sivapriya are the three students who...

Jaffna Central Cricketer Viyaskanth plays for the Sri Lankan Under 19 XI against Indian under 19 Team

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In the 2nd Test match between the under 19 teams of India and Sri Lanka, Jaffna Central College player Viyakanth Viyaskanth was put into the ground in the Sri Lankan under 19 XI. It a special...

National Basket Ball, Northern Girls enters the Final

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In the Basket Ball series held as a part of the 44th  National Sports Festival, the Norther Provincial’s  Girls team has entered the Final. In the Semi-Finals held at the Old Park,  Jaffna ,...

Vavuniya Vipulanantha wins two Medals in the National Schools Boxing Championships

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Two Advanced Level students of the Vavuniya Pandarikulam Vipulanantha College have won Medals in the National Schools Boxing Championships. Shanmuganthan Sanjayan had participated in the National...

A dream come true: Northern Cricket players secure places in the under 19 National Cricket team

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Jaffna Central College players Mathusan and Wijaskanth have been selected to represent Sri Lankan under 19 Cricket Team. Both of them were called into the 35 member- Training pool. Training was...

Jaffna University wins the 3rd place in Inter University Cricket Tournament

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University of Jaffna had won the 3rd place in the Inter University Cricket Tournament. The match for the 3rd place 50-over tournament was held at the Kelaniya University grounds and the Kelaniya...

Mannar Zone wins Championship in the Schools Track and Field meet

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In the Track and field meet conducted among the Schools of the NP, conducted by the NP Education Department at the Duraiapph Stadium from last Friday to yesterday. On an overall basis, Mannar Zone...

 Northern Province School Track & Field Athletic meet – Mannar continue to maintains its lead

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Mannar Educational continued to maintain its lead, in the Northern Province Schools Track and Field Athletic meet at the end of the 4th day of the meet. The Track and Field Athletic meet conducted...

Kanthavanesan Kavilavan  in the National Team for Asian Basketball Championship in Bangladesh

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A Vavuniya youth has secured a place in the Sri Lanka Team for Asian Basketball Championship to be held at Bangladesh capital Dakka. Kanthavanesan Kavilavan  of the Vavuniya MMV has been selected...

Vembadi girls win Gold and Bronze in Weight Lifting

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In the under 17 group of the National Schools Weight Lifting Championship which was conducted in Trincomalee,  Nilogini Prathaban of Vembadi GHS won the Gold. Ketharany Rajeswaran of the same...

Schools Foot Ball series – St. Patrick’s Jaffna beat Colombo St. Benedict’s 4:0

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In a group – 1 match of the under 18 Foot Ball Tournament conducted by  Sri Lanka School Foot Ball Federation, St. Patrick’s Jaffna beat Colombo St.Benedict’s , two goals in each half...

3 Players from the North taken into the Sri Lankan National Football team

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Three Northern players, Mariathas Nitharsan of Navanthurai St.Mary’s Jude Suman of Illavalai Young Henry’s and Duckson Fusiless of Mannar, Panankkadikoddu, St. Joseph’s Sports...

National Level Weight Lifting-AnotherGold for Asika in just 9 days, Northern students in Medal Haul!

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The Sri Lanka Schools Weight Lifting Championships are being conducted now at the Trincomalee Akkrabhothy National College, Kantalai. Just nine days after establishing a national Record,...

Angel’s Simron in Sri Lanka Basketball Team

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Yovanthan Simron of the Manipay Angel International School has been selected for the under 19 team of the Sri Lankan Basketball Federation. Simron has been selected to play in Sri Lankan National...

Two Jaffna players named by Cricket Board, in the 35-strong training pool for National Cricket Team

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Selvarasa Mathusan and Vijayakanth Vijaskanth have been named by the Sri Lanka Cricket Board to train in the Training pool for under 19 National Cricket team. Both from Jaffna Central College,...

Northern Weight Lifting star Asika establish 3 National Records in the National Level Championships

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Arshika Vijayabaskar representing Northern Province, established 3 National Records in National Level Weight Lifting Championships being conducted at Pollonnaruwa. 44th National Level Weight...

Vembadi Girls National Champions in Basket Ball

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The Vembadi Girls College has won the Nation Championship in the under 17 Basket Ball Tournament conducted by the Sri Lanka Schools Basket Ball Federation. Jaffna Vembadi Girls College was pitted...

University of Jaffna enters Quarter Finals beating Moratuwa University

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Jaffna University scored a thrilling one wicket victory over the University of Moratuwa, to enter the quarter Final of the Sri Lanka Inter University cricket Championship. This 50-over tournament is...

A place again for Vageesan in the National Basket Ball team

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Shanmugasuntharalingam Vageesan , an old boy of Jaffna Hindu College and Basket Ball player of Jolly star Sports Club has been taken again into the National Basketball team. Vageesan who was selected...