Piliyandala Factory Complex Champs
SPORTS FESTIVAL: Singer Sri Lanka Piliyandala Factory Complex emerged
overall champions, collecting 100 points while SSL Marketing division
were runners-up with 61 points and Regnis Lanka Limited were third with
41 points at the Singer Group Sports Festival held at Shalika grounds,
In the first event - marathon, I.A.R.R. Mangala of Piliyandala
Factory Complex was the winner with Gayan Kelum of Singer Sri Lanka
placed second and K.M. Dissanayake of Singer Sri Lanka third.
K. Hewagamage of Singer Industries (Ceylon) Limited won the cycle
race. Nishantha Kumara of Piliyandala Factory Complex and Duninda
Wijesuriya of Distribution Centre were placed second and third
Over 200 athletes, both men and women participated in 23 track and
field events. S.D.H.T. Silva of Regnis Lanka Limited was adjudged best
among men while Ms. Shanadee Manushani of Singer, Sri Lanka was selected
as the best athlete among the women.
Veterans' event which was one of the interesting events at the sports
festival-50 metre sprint, was won by evergreen Anton Silva of Singer
Hemaka Amarasuriya, Chairman, Singer Group of companies and Mrs.
Anoma Amarasuriya distributed the prizes.