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RugbyNov 23, 4 years ago

Brodie Retallick named the World Rugby Player of the Year 2014

Brodie Retallick becomes the fourth New Zealander to be named World Rugby Player of the Year, while the All Blacks and Steve Hansen also win awards. New Zealand second row Brodie Retallick has been named the World Rugby Player of the Year 2014 by an …

RugbyNov 22, 4 years ago

Kandy SC beat Navy 16-6

Kandy Sports Club’s South African flanker, Chris Cloete inspired his team to a crucial victory over the defending champions Navy Sports Club: When handing them their first defeat in the ongoing Dialog Inter-Club ‘A’ Division League Rugb…

RugbyNov 22, 4 years ago

CR thump Sharks 46-10

CR and FC trounced Sharks Sports Club Hambantota by 46 points to 10 points in their SLRFU Dialog Inter-Club ‘A’ division league rugby tournament match worked off at Longden Place yesterday. CR and FC built up a commanding 17-7 lead at half time a…

RugbyNov 15, 4 years ago

Police beat Sharks 20-8

Police SC recorded their maiden win of the Dialog inter-club ‘A’ division league rugby tournament when they defeated Hambantota Sharks 20 (2-tries, 2-conversions, 2-penalties) – 8 (1-try, 1-penalty) at Police Park yesterday. The match begun on …

RugbyNov 8, 4 years ago

CH&FC beat Air Force

CH&FC put in a great effort to kickoff their Dialog Inter-Club ‘A’ division Rugby league tournament as they defeated Air Force 30 (4-tries, 2-conversions, 2-penalties) to 15 (2-tries, 1-conversion, 1-penalty) at Ratmalana yesterday. CH&…

RugbyNov 7, 4 years ago

Kandy SC adds Kenyan

Kandy Sports Club has added-down their fourth overseas player Oscar Umar from Kenya. He is a national sevens player and is capable of playing both in the third row and centre positions. He is a player who is reputed to be very fast off the mark and o…

RugbyNov 6, 4 years ago

Mahendra Fernando leads old Anandians Rugby Wing

Old Anandians Rugby Wing Annual General meeting was held at Sinhalese Sports Club Board Room on 25 October, 2014. The Executive Committee elected for the year 2014/2015 is as follows:- Patron: Principal, Ananda College – Kithsiri Liyanagamage P…

RugbyOct 28, 4 years ago

Cinnamon Grand and Walkers joint Champs

Cinnamon Grand Colombo ‘A’ and Walkers Tours ‘A’ ended being joint champions of the 2nd Travel Trade Sports Club, 5 a side, Beach Tag Rugby Championship 2014 held last Saturday at the Paradise Beach, Mt. Lavinia. With particip…

RugbyOct 26, 4 years ago

St. Anthony’s opts for local coach

St. Anthony’s College, Katugastota, one of the leading rugby playing schools, decided against having a foreign coach. One of their senior coaches, Priyantha Gunaratne, a product of Vidyartha College, who also played for Kandy Sports Club, was invit…

RugbyOct 26, 4 years ago

KRA’s under-14s shine

The recently established Kandy Rugby Academy’s under -14 young rugby players, coming out for the first time, fought hard to beat the visiting Yayasan Saad College team from Melaka, Malaysia, at the Nittawela grounds recently. The Kandy Rugby Academ…