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AthleticsOct 5, 3 years ago

Cardiff Half Marathon 2015: Anuradha Cooray wins M35+ Category

37 year old Sri Lankan sprinter from Divulapitiya Gnanodya MMV and competitor at the Olympic games 2008 and 2012 , managed to become the winner of M35+ category in Cardiff Half Marathon 2015 by clocking one hour , 04 minutes and 47 seconds and to fin…

AthleticsOct 5, 3 years ago

Cardiff Half Marathon 2015: Wins for Ben Siwa and Lenah Jerotich

Uganda’s Ben Siwa ran a personal best to win the 2015 Cardiff Half Marathon. Siwa, 26, put in a dominant performance to finish in a time of one hour two minutes seven seconds on the course that will stage next year’s World Half Marathon C…

AthleticsOct 4, 3 years ago

Kenyans shine in LSR Colombo Marathon 2015

15th LSR Colombo Marathon – 4th October 2015 Kenyans shine in a Colombo Marathon on the streets of Colombo in the 15th edition of the LSR Colombo Marathon. Over 6,500 runners including foreign participation of over 250 runners from 40 countries…

AthleticsSep 10, 3 years ago

“This track to be re-laid, totally unusable now” – Minister of Sports Dayasiri Jayasekara

Minister of Sports Dayasiri Jayasekara has advised to the officials of the ministry of sports to make necessary arrangements to re-laid the track fulfilling the requirement for international competitions and practices as soon as possible. The ministe…

AthleticsSep 10, 3 years ago

CWG2015, Samoa – Day 3 | Aspiring to Inspire as Africans Keep on Track

Australia strengthens grip on medals table at 2015 commonwealth youth games… Athletics – Competition Overview “ Inspiring other young people is really exciting because I’ve always looked up to role models myself, so being able to be looke…

AthleticsSep 10, 3 years ago

CWG2015 | Sri Lankan Youth made Sri Lanka proud…

5th Commonwealth Youth Games, Samoa – 2015 Yamani Dulanjalee, Srimali Samarakoon and Roshan Dammika Ranatunga made Sri Lanka proud winning 03 Silver medals in their respective events at the 5th Commonwealth Youth Games, Samoa – 2015. Yamani Dulan…

AthleticsAug 30, 3 years ago

Anuradha Cooray on Colombo Television

SILK Awards 2015’s ‘Outstanding Comeback Sportsman of the Year’ Anuradha Indrajith Cooray is on Colombo Television with veteran sports journalist Sarath Jayasinghe on the Cover Point on this Sunday. 37 year old Sri Lankan sprinter f…

AthleticsAug 20, 3 years ago

All set for 32nd Ritzbury Mercantile Athletic Championship

The Mercantile Athletic Federation (MAF) will conduct the 32nd Ritzbury Mercantile Athletic Championship on August 22 and 23 at the Mahinda Rajapaksha International Sports Complex, Diyagama. The Mercantile Athletic Championship is the most colorful a…

AthleticsJul 25, 3 years ago

93rd National Athletics : Ratnayake shines in the opening day

Nilani Rathnayake put together an outstanding display in the opening day of the 93rd National Athletics Championship as she set a new Sri Lanka record in the 3,000m Steeple Chase at Mahinda Rajapaksa Stadium in Diyagama on Friday.Rathnayake finished …

AthleticsJul 7, 3 years ago

32nd Mercantile Athletic Meet postponed

Mercantile Athletic Federation wish to announce you that 32nd Annual Mercantile Athletic meet has been postponed to 22nd and 23rd August 2015 at Diyagama Mahinda Rajapaksha Grounds due to general election held on 17th August 2015. Please send your ap…