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Friday 17 August 2018
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Category: Sports

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...

Vavuniya athlete wins a Bronze in the South Asian Track & Field Meet

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S.Kinthusan of Vavuniya Tamil MV, representing Sri Lankan Team in the 5000 meter event of the Track & Field Meet for South Asian Youths,  won the bronze in that event. The event was held in...

More Medals won by Northern Athletes

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Northern Athletes have won more medals in the National Level Youth Athletics meet held at the Sugathadasa stadium,yesterday. Age group Event Name School/Club Achievement Place <23 Hammer Throwing...

Anitha in another record breaking jump

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Northern Under 18 students sweep the board in pole vault Anitha representing Jaffna District Athletic Association beat her own record of last year in under 23 Pole Vault event of the National level...

Students of Kokkuvil Hindu  win in International Chess tournament

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Three students of Kokkuvil Hindu travelled to Nepal to Participate in the Katmandu Open International GM Chess Tournament. Jude Dorrison, Ajithkumar and Sivathanujan who had travelled abroad for an...

St. Patrick’s crowned in the National level Football series

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St. Patricks College, Jaffna has won the ‘Plate’ Cup in the National level Foot Ball series in the under 16 group. In this final match held at Colombo, St. Henry’s College was...

Asika wins Gold in the Northern Province Weight Lifting Championship

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V. Asika of Jaffna District won a Gold in the under 63 Women’s group in the Weight Lifting Championships conducted by the Department of Sports of the NPC. These championships were held at the...

Jaffna Central wins the ‘Thrilling to the last’  “ 112th Battle of the North”

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The 112th Battle of the North saw Jaffna Central winning by one wicket. This Match started on Thursday at the Central College grounds. Winning the toss, Central elected to Field. 1st Innings of...

St. Patrick’s, Jaffna Provincial Champions in < 20 Foot Ball

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St. Patrick’s College, Jaffna won the Champion Cup in the under 20 Football tournament conducted at Provincial level by the Jaffna District Spots Federation. In the final match conducted at the...

3 Students  from North secure places in National Weight Lifting Team

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3 Tamils from North have secured places in the National weight lifting Team. One Girl Athlete and two boys have secured these places. Asika of Chundikuli Girls’ College , Jaffna, Vishnukanth of...

National Girls Football – Mahajana wins in an all-North Final beating Pandetharippu Girls School

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For the first time in the History of National School girls Football competitions, two team from North have entered the Final and matched their skills. This tournament was held by the Sri Lanka...

Mahajana wins Bronze in ‘ Samaposa’ National level Football Championship

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In the National Level “Samaposa” Foot ball championships, for girls, Mahajana College Thellipalai had won the Bronze. This match was played in the City League grounds, day before...

Pandatharippu Girls School wins the crown in National level Samaposa Football championship

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In the under 14 series of the Samaposa Football championship, the Pandatharippu Girls school won the championship Cup. The Final of this series was held at the City League ground day before...

Vavuniya capture five Medals in the National level WUSO  Boxing

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In a WUSO boxing championship held  at National Level Boxers from Vavuniya have won Five medals including a Gold. In WUSO Boxing Championships conducted in Kandy on 12,13 and 14th of this month, 7...

Asian Level Weight Lifting – Pandiankulam student in achievement

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Tharsika Theverasa of the Pandiankulam MV has a won a Gold in the Asian Level Weight Lifting Championship held in Malaysia and brought honours to the School, District and the country. Tharsika who...

Passaiyoor St.Antony’s in medal haul in National Weight Lifting

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The Passaiyoor St.Antony’s Girls MV has won several medals in the National Level Weight Lifting championship conducted by the Sri Lanka Weight Lifting Federation. The championships are being...

 “Sports Star of the North” Vijayabaskar Asika breaks the Record in National Weight Lifting.

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In the Weight Lifting series conducted by the National Weight Lifting Federation, Vijayabaskar Asika of the Chundikuli Girls College Jaffna, broke the existing record in the women’s division and...

Kantharupan of Point Pedro Self Defence Centre win a Gold in National Championship

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The Point Pedro Self Defence Centre has won a gold medal in the National Karate Championship conducted by The Sri Lanka Karate Federation. Kantharupan representing the Point Pedro Self Defence...

Angel International, Manipy fails in its bid to capture Cup in National Schools Basket Ball Championship

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Although the Angel International School, Manipay went up to the final in the National Schools Basket Ball Championship, it failed in its bid to capture the Championship Cup. In the final of the...

National Karate Championship, Vavuniya’s Sathurthiya wins a Gold

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Kanenthiran Sathurthiya, a student of the Vavuniya5 /Rambaikulam MV had won a Gold in the  Karate Championships held by the Sri Lanka Karate Federation at the Sugathathasa Indoor Stadium on Sunday....

Two more medals to Heartley College

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Heartley  College has won two more medals on day before yesterday, the last day of the National Schools Athletic meet. In Under 15 section: Suseenthirakumar Mithunraj of Heartley College who...

National Level Discuss throw – Mithunraj of Heartley, win a Gold establishing a new record

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S.Mithunraj of Heartley College has won the Gold and established a new record, in the Discus Throw event of the National Level John Carbret Athletics Championship of National schools. The...

St. Patricks, Jaffna wins the under 19 and under 17 Football Cups of the FOOTSAL Tourney conducted by St.Josephs, Colombo

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In the FOOTSAL Football series conducted by the St.Joseph’s College Colombo, St.Patrick’s Jaffna won the Champion Cup in the Under 19 group. In this series conducted at the...

First National Medal in the Badminton Championship to North

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In the Badminton Championship held by the Sri Lanka Badminton Federation, Northern shuttlers won a Bronze Medal, in the Men’s Doubles event. It is notable that, in the history of Sri...

Medals to North in Schools Nationals – Herina wins a second Gold

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In Under 18 Girls  Pole vault  Herina of Mahajana won a second Gold clearing 3.10 M.earlier she  had  won a gold in High Jump clearing 1.58M.  In Boys Long Jump, S.Senthees won a Gold Medal...

Ashika wins a Gold medal again in Girls Open weight Lifting championship

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Ashika of Chundikuli Girls  won the Open Girls Weight Lifting event in the National Schools Athletic Championship with a lift of 160 Kgs and won a Gold Medal in the event. She had won Gold medals...

North sweeps the Board in under-18 Pole vault

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Northern athletes won all three medals in the under 18 Pole vault event in the National School athletic championships. Age Event Name School Achievement Place < 18 Boys Polevault A.Puvitharan...

More Gold medals to North in the National Schools sports championship

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  Age Years Weight Kgs. Event Name School Achievement Position <20 yrs.B 62 Weight Lifting U.Sujanthan Jaffna Hindu College 195 Kgs. lift Gold.     “ 77     “ S.Vishnukanth Jaffna...

More medals to North in the National Schools sports championship

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Age Weight Event Name School Acievement Position <17 94 Weight Lifting S.Sarujan Jaffna Hindu 156 Kg. Silver “ 75      ”  “ Thurkka Ramanathapuram GTM 83 Kg. Bronze...

Seven Medals to Northern Province in Boxing at National Sports Festival

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In the National level Boxing Championship, Northern Province has won a total of 7 medals, including one Silver and six bronzes. 43rd National Boxing Championships were held in the Matara Akkurall...