Sports http://www.sumercopywriting.com/taxonomy/term/7/all en Hirdramani win junior women’s title http://www.sumercopywriting.com/2020/10/04/sports/hirdramani-win-junior-women%E2%80%99s-title <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>Hirdaramani junior women won the Dialog President’s Gold Cup volleyball championship when they beat Ratnapala SC in the final played at the NYSC courts last week.</p> <p>It was inadvertently reported last week that the Hirdaramani men’s team had won the title. The error is regretted.</p> </div></div></div><span class="a2a_kit a2a_kit_size_24 a2a_target addtoany_list" id="da2a_1"> <a class="a2a_button_facebook"></a> <a class="a2a_button_twitter"></a> <a class="a2a_button_email"></a> <a class="a2a_button_facebook_messenger"></a> <a class="a2a_button_whatsapp"></a> <a class="a2a_button_viber"></a> </span> <script type="text/javascript"> <!--//--><![CDATA[//><!-- if(window.da2a)da2a.script_load(); //--><!]]> </script> Sat, 03 Oct 2020 13:55:13 +0000 malinga 40437 at http://www.sumercopywriting.com Dhoni most capped IPL player http://www.sumercopywriting.com/2020/10/04/sports/dhoni-most-capped-ipl-player <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p><strong>DUBAI AFP</strong>: India’s Mahendra Singh Dhoni has become the most-capped IPL player even as his Chennai Super Kings team -- currently bottom of the table -- faltered in yet another run chase.</p> <p>The 39-year-old has now played 194 Indian Premier League matches and overtook on Friday his former India and CSK teammate Suresh Raina who has 193 games.</p></div></div></div><span class="a2a_kit a2a_kit_size_24 a2a_target addtoany_list" id="da2a_2"> <a class="a2a_button_facebook"></a> <a class="a2a_button_twitter"></a> <a class="a2a_button_email"></a> <a class="a2a_button_facebook_messenger"></a> <a class="a2a_button_whatsapp"></a> <a class="a2a_button_viber"></a> </span> Sat, 03 Oct 2020 13:54:30 +0000 malinga 40436 at http://www.sumercopywriting.com First Bradby captain no more http://www.sumercopywriting.com/2020/10/04/sports/first-bradby-captain-no-more <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>The first Bradby Shield captain of Trinity College in 1945 Robert Sourjah passed away in Sydney on Thursday.</p> <p>Sourjah’s side was made up of players like A. Ratwatte, S. Mediwake, A. Yatawara, J. Kuruwita, PS Dedigama, TB Madugalle, SB Pilapitiyta, H. Jones, R . Vancuylenberg, G. Sanmugam, H. Ranasinghe, RV Mottram, KA Gunawardena and W. Thurairatnam.</p> <p>His sons Rohan and Lalin also played for Trinity.</p> <p>Rohan was the captain of the Trinity team in 1975.</p> <p>Robert Sourjah was one time President of the TCK OBA.</p> </div></div></div><span class="a2a_kit a2a_kit_size_24 a2a_target addtoany_list" id="da2a_3"> <a class="a2a_button_facebook"></a> <a class="a2a_button_twitter"></a> <a class="a2a_button_email"></a> <a class="a2a_button_facebook_messenger"></a> <a class="a2a_button_whatsapp"></a> <a class="a2a_button_viber"></a> </span> Sat, 03 Oct 2020 13:53:52 +0000 malinga 40435 at http://www.sumercopywriting.com Eleven U-23 encounters today http://www.sumercopywriting.com/2020/10/04/sports/eleven-u-23-encounters-today <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>?</p> <p>?</p> <p>Weather may play a crucial role when eleven encounters in the under-23 cricket tournament conducted by Sri Lanka Cricket take place today. Rain can delay the start of the games and even reduce the number of overs per side.</p> <p>?</p> <p>?Fixtures:</p> <p>*Kandy Customs CC vs Kurunegala YCC at Welagedara Stadium</p> <p>*BRC vs Army SC at Panagoda</p> <p>*Police SC vs Badureliya CC at Surrey ground</p> <p>*Sebastianites CC vs Nugegoda S&amp;WC at Moratuwa</p> <p>*Air Force SC vs Chilaw MCC at Katunayake</p> <p>*Negombo CC vs Ragama CC at Reid Avenue</p></div></div></div><span class="a2a_kit a2a_kit_size_24 a2a_target addtoany_list" id="da2a_4"> <a class="a2a_button_facebook"></a> <a class="a2a_button_twitter"></a> <a class="a2a_button_email"></a> <a class="a2a_button_facebook_messenger"></a> <a class="a2a_button_whatsapp"></a> <a class="a2a_button_viber"></a> </span> Sat, 03 Oct 2020 13:53:05 +0000 malinga 40434 at http://www.sumercopywriting.com Women cricketers Shashikala and Chamari to play in Indian League http://www.sumercopywriting.com/2020/10/04/sports/women-cricketers-shashikala-and-chamari-play-indian-league <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>Two vastly experienced Sri Lanka women’s cricketers, all rounder Shashikala Siriwardena and left hand top order batter Chamari Atapattu will play in the Indian Women’s Premier League (IPL) tournament to be held next month in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).</p> <p>The 35-year old former captain Siriwardena retired from international cricket after playing for nearly a decade while appearing in 81 T20Is.</p> <p>The right hander has scored a total of 1097 runs at an average of 17.1 and while bowling her right arm off spin she claimed 77 wickets at an average of 20.8.</p></div></div></div><span class="a2a_kit a2a_kit_size_24 a2a_target addtoany_list" id="da2a_5"> <a class="a2a_button_facebook"></a> <a class="a2a_button_twitter"></a> <a class="a2a_button_email"></a> <a class="a2a_button_facebook_messenger"></a> <a class="a2a_button_whatsapp"></a> <a class="a2a_button_viber"></a> </span> Sat, 03 Oct 2020 13:51:19 +0000 malinga 40433 at http://www.sumercopywriting.com Two coaches banned for five years http://www.sumercopywriting.com/2020/10/04/sports/two-coaches-banned-five-years <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>The Sri Lanka Kabaddi Federation (SLKF) has decided to impose a five-year ban on two Kabaddi coaches following a disciplinary inquiry.</p> <p>Nuwan Kapila Bandara, the former coach of the men’s team and Indika Sanath Kumara, the former coach of the women’s team were banned with immediate effort having being found guilty of entering the Torrington sports hostel and behaving in an unruly manner according to an SLKF official statement.</p> <p>The incident took place during the training period ahead of the South Asian Games last December.</p></div></div></div><span class="a2a_kit a2a_kit_size_24 a2a_target addtoany_list" id="da2a_6"> <a class="a2a_button_facebook"></a> <a class="a2a_button_twitter"></a> <a class="a2a_button_email"></a> <a class="a2a_button_facebook_messenger"></a> <a class="a2a_button_whatsapp"></a> <a class="a2a_button_viber"></a> </span> Sat, 03 Oct 2020 13:50:06 +0000 malinga 40431 at http://www.sumercopywriting.com Perera and Wijesinghe bag HSBC golf trophies http://www.sumercopywriting.com/2020/10/04/sports/perera-and-wijesinghe-bag-hsbc-golf-trophies <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.sumercopywriting.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/news/2020/10/03/pg16-4.jpg?itok=tMGZwpX9"><a href="/2020/10/04/sports/perera-and-wijesinghe-bag-hsbc-golf-trophies"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.sumercopywriting.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/news/2020/10/03/pg16-4.jpg?itok=tMGZwpX9" width="270" height="155" alt="HSBC Sri Lanka and Maldives CEO Mark Prothero presenting the HSBC Premier challenge trophy to overall winner (A&amp;B) Chanaka Perera " /></a></div></div></div><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>Chanaka Perera who scored 42 points and one under gross score, was adjudged the overall winner and won the HSBC Premier Challenge Trophy at the HSBC golf tournament held at the RCGC golf course from September 25 to 27.</p> <p>Perera was also the winner of the A division event for men.</p> <p>Roshan Silva was the overall winner in the Seniors category and the C division with a score of 37 points and had a better score on the back nine holes.</p></div></div></div><span class="a2a_kit a2a_kit_size_24 a2a_target addtoany_list" id="da2a_7"> <a class="a2a_button_facebook"></a> <a class="a2a_button_twitter"></a> <a class="a2a_button_email"></a> <a class="a2a_button_facebook_messenger"></a> <a class="a2a_button_whatsapp"></a> <a class="a2a_button_viber"></a> </span> Sat, 03 Oct 2020 13:49:25 +0000 malinga 40430 at http://www.sumercopywriting.com Kevin Dixon signs up for slot at CH http://www.sumercopywriting.com/2020/10/04/sports/kevin-dixon-signs-slot-ch <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.sumercopywriting.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/news/2020/10/03/pg16-3.jpg?itok=uk1EIACE"><a href="/2020/10/04/sports/kevin-dixon-signs-slot-ch"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.sumercopywriting.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/news/2020/10/03/pg16-3.jpg?itok=uk1EIACE" width="270" height="155" alt="Kevin Dixon" /></a></div></div></div><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>Former Peterite, Sri Lanka Under-20 captain and Sevens player Kevin Dixon has decided to don the jersey at CH and FC during the upcoming new inter club rugby season.</p> <p>Affectionately nicknamed Kutti, Dixon was one of the prized products to come out of St. Peter’s College whose team he also captained while playing as full back and centre in 2015 the year they also won the inter-school Sevens title after a lapse of many years under the guidance of Scottish coach Ben McDougall.</p></div></div></div><span class="a2a_kit a2a_kit_size_24 a2a_target addtoany_list" id="da2a_8"> <a class="a2a_button_facebook"></a> <a class="a2a_button_twitter"></a> <a class="a2a_button_email"></a> <a class="a2a_button_facebook_messenger"></a> <a class="a2a_button_whatsapp"></a> <a class="a2a_button_viber"></a> </span> Sat, 03 Oct 2020 13:48:20 +0000 malinga 40428 at http://www.sumercopywriting.com Weligama surfer Madushan conquers the waves at Nationals http://www.sumercopywriting.com/2020/10/04/sports/weligama-surfer-madushan-conquers-waves-nationals <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.sumercopywriting.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/news/2020/10/03/pg16-2.jpg?itok=RlCmOb8s"><a href="/2020/10/04/sports/weligama-surfer-madushan-conquers-waves-nationals"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.sumercopywriting.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/news/2020/10/03/pg16-2.jpg?itok=RlCmOb8s" width="270" height="155" alt="Lakshitha Madushan who won the National surfing title rides the waves at Arugam Bay in Pottuvil in the eastern province (Pic by Sulochana Gamage)" /></a></div></div></div><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>Lakshitha Madushan from Weligama SC won the National surfing championships held last week at Arugam Bay while Arugambay SC’s Prabath Praneeth and P Sandaruwan were place as runners-up.</p> <p>The men’s Open event was a complete domination by local surfer WI Asanka who outclassed Israel’s Bar and Australian Liam Mourad to play vital role and prove Sri Lanka has international level surfers who can represent the country in the near future.</p> <p>One of the main attractions was the participation of several Sri Lankan women surfers from the newly formed Arugam Bay Surf Club.</p></div></div></div><span class="a2a_kit a2a_kit_size_24 a2a_target addtoany_list" id="da2a_9"> <a class="a2a_button_facebook"></a> <a class="a2a_button_twitter"></a> <a class="a2a_button_email"></a> <a class="a2a_button_facebook_messenger"></a> <a class="a2a_button_whatsapp"></a> <a class="a2a_button_viber"></a> </span> Sat, 03 Oct 2020 13:46:40 +0000 malinga 40425 at http://www.sumercopywriting.com No shot played but Sri Lanka cricket pockets another score http://www.sumercopywriting.com/2020/10/04/sports/no-shot-played-sri-lanka-cricket-pockets-another-score <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.sumercopywriting.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/news/2020/10/03/pg16-1.jpg?itok=RRgbQ-Sc"><a href="/2020/10/04/sports/no-shot-played-sri-lanka-cricket-pockets-another-score"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.sumercopywriting.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/news/2020/10/03/pg16-1.jpg?itok=RRgbQ-Sc" width="270" height="155" alt="Sri Lanka cricketer and Red Bull athlete Niroshan Dickwella (right) joins the brand’s tournament director Brendon Kuruppu (centre) and Sri Lanka Cricket secretary Mohan de Silva in sealing a commercial deal (Pic by Vipula Amerasinghe) " /></a></div></div></div><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>Country after country may be turning their backs on Sri Lanka but benefactor after benefactor pumping in the big bucks to reload the cricket team in the latest trend where no action takes place while off-field shows are the name of the game.</p> <p>This time it came in the form of what is been touted as the world’s best known energy drink Red bull who entered the ring as the team’s latest motivator and promoter.</p></div></div></div><span class="a2a_kit a2a_kit_size_24 a2a_target addtoany_list" id="da2a_10"> <a class="a2a_button_facebook"></a> <a class="a2a_button_twitter"></a> <a class="a2a_button_email"></a> <a class="a2a_button_facebook_messenger"></a> <a class="a2a_button_whatsapp"></a> <a class="a2a_button_viber"></a> </span> Sat, 03 Oct 2020 13:45:32 +0000 malinga 40423 at http://www.sumercopywriting.com Rome 1960 Summer Olympics that changed the world 60 years ago http://www.sumercopywriting.com/2020/10/04/sports/rome-1960-summer-olympics-changed-world-60-years-ago <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.sumercopywriting.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/news/2020/10/03/pg2111-5.jpg?itok=iPDV8F00"><a href="/2020/10/04/sports/rome-1960-summer-olympics-changed-world-60-years-ago"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.sumercopywriting.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/news/2020/10/03/pg2111-5.jpg?itok=iPDV8F00" width="270" height="155" alt="Wilma Rudolph of the United States winning the 100m Women " /></a></div></div></div><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>The Summer Olympics that changed the world is perhaps the most brazen subtitle to introduce the 1960 Rome Summer Olympic Games. It is a statement that is true of most Olympic Games, for all Olympics change the world of sport in some way and many of them make a mark on the larger world.</p> <p>They were the moment when one era died and another was born, a watershed when the modern world was ‘coming into view.’ But what made the 1960 Rome Olympic Games, so influential? Politics, commercialism, doping and the continuous TV coverage had it all started in 1960.</p></div></div></div><span class="a2a_kit a2a_kit_size_24 a2a_target addtoany_list" id="da2a_11"> <a class="a2a_button_facebook"></a> <a class="a2a_button_twitter"></a> <a class="a2a_button_email"></a> <a class="a2a_button_facebook_messenger"></a> <a class="a2a_button_whatsapp"></a> <a class="a2a_button_viber"></a> </span> Sat, 03 Oct 2020 12:19:41 +0000 malinga 40406 at http://www.sumercopywriting.com Travel trade Sixes http://www.sumercopywriting.com/2020/10/04/sports/travel-trade-sixes <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>The 43rd Travel Trade Sports Club men’s and women’s softball cricket Sixes will be held on October 15 at the Shalika ground, Narahenpita.</p> <p>For the first time the tournament will be conducted on a weekday to make way for more hotels to participate that are mostly busy during weekends.</p> <p>Entries have been invited from the 170-strong TTSC membership and will close on October 8 at 3 pm. Entries should be forwarded to Gayani Karunaratne C/o Aitken Spence Travels, Vauxhall Tower II, 4th Floor, Vauxhall Street Colombo 2 by hand only on Tuesday and Thursday.</p> <p>?</p> </div></div></div><span class="a2a_kit a2a_kit_size_24 a2a_target addtoany_list" id="da2a_12"> <a class="a2a_button_facebook"></a> <a class="a2a_button_twitter"></a> <a class="a2a_button_email"></a> <a class="a2a_button_facebook_messenger"></a> <a class="a2a_button_whatsapp"></a> <a class="a2a_button_viber"></a> </span> Sat, 03 Oct 2020 12:13:02 +0000 malinga 40403 at http://www.sumercopywriting.com NOC World Walk today http://www.sumercopywriting.com/2020/10/04/sports/noc-world-walk-today <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>The National Olympic Committee of Sri Lanka (NOC) will join the world Walking Day today from 10 am connecting people by creating a wave across the world from East to West covering all 24 time zones.</p> <p>The launch in Sri Lanka will see a half day event near the Kelaniya Temple where approximately 75 sport actors including roller-skaters, athletes, members of the Executive Board and Athlete Commission and staff of the NOC Sri Lanka, sport administrators and media will gather.</p></div></div></div><span class="a2a_kit a2a_kit_size_24 a2a_target addtoany_list" id="da2a_13"> <a class="a2a_button_facebook"></a> <a class="a2a_button_twitter"></a> <a class="a2a_button_email"></a> <a class="a2a_button_facebook_messenger"></a> <a class="a2a_button_whatsapp"></a> <a class="a2a_button_viber"></a> </span> Sat, 03 Oct 2020 12:12:21 +0000 malinga 40402 at http://www.sumercopywriting.com Futsal tournament attracts 24 teams http://www.sumercopywriting.com/2020/10/04/sports/futsal-tournament-attracts-24-teams <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>Finwin Eventz a subsidiary of Finwin Group, an up-coming Event Management Company will host the Signature Futsal event this year among the corporate teams on October 4 at the Indoor Futsal Arena Sports World in Peliyagoda.</p></div></div></div><span class="a2a_kit a2a_kit_size_24 a2a_target addtoany_list" id="da2a_14"> <a class="a2a_button_facebook"></a> <a class="a2a_button_twitter"></a> <a class="a2a_button_email"></a> <a class="a2a_button_facebook_messenger"></a> <a class="a2a_button_whatsapp"></a> <a class="a2a_button_viber"></a> </span> Sat, 03 Oct 2020 12:11:45 +0000 malinga 40400 at http://www.sumercopywriting.com Sri Lanka cricketers to contest military T20 http://www.sumercopywriting.com/2020/10/04/sports/sri-lanka-cricketers-contest-military-t20 <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.sumercopywriting.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/news/2020/10/03/pg2110.jpg?itok=BEwMEXQl"><a href="/2020/10/04/sports/sri-lanka-cricketers-contest-military-t20"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.sumercopywriting.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/news/2020/10/03/pg2110.jpg?itok=BEwMEXQl" width="270" height="155" alt="The captains Asela Gunaratna, Dinesh Chandimal, Thisara Perera and Seekkuge Prasanna (Pic: Samantha Weerasiri)" /></a></div></div></div><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>Sri Lankan cricketers Seekkuge Prasanna, Asela Gunaratne, Dinesh Chandimal and Thisara Perera will lead the four teams in the inaugural Army Commander’s League T-20 cricket tournament which will commence tomorrow (October 5).</p> <p>The four teams, Northern Warriors, Eastern Warriors, Southern Warriors and Western Warriors will compete over a period of 12 days with the final to be played on October 16. All matches will be played at the Dombagoda and Saliyapura Gajaba grounds.</p> <p>The following national players will participate in the Army Commander’s League.</p> <p>?</p></div></div></div><span class="a2a_kit a2a_kit_size_24 a2a_target addtoany_list" id="da2a_15"> <a class="a2a_button_facebook"></a> <a class="a2a_button_twitter"></a> <a class="a2a_button_email"></a> <a class="a2a_button_facebook_messenger"></a> <a class="a2a_button_whatsapp"></a> <a class="a2a_button_viber"></a> </span> Sat, 03 Oct 2020 12:10:27 +0000 malinga 40397 at http://www.sumercopywriting.com 成版人性视频app-亚洲做性视频在线观看