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DateLine Sunday, 20 April 2008





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Asanka Gurusinha - Observer Schoolboy Cricketer 1985 with the trophy that he won.

Sri Lanka duo Elisha Gomes and Dehara Katipearachchi perform in the Olympic Games Duet Free Routine Synchronized Swimming Qualification Tournament for the 2008 Olympics in Beijing in the National Aquatics Centre on April 18, 2008. The Synchronized Swimming Qualification Tournament will run here between April 16-20 2008. AFP


Observer Schoolboy Cricketer of 1985 starred in Lanka’s World Cup triumph in 1996:

Asanka Pradeep Gurusinha who played a major role in Sri Lanka winning the World Cup in 1996 as a number three batsman, was the Observer Schoolboy Cricketer of the Year in 1985, the year he captained the unbeaten Nalanda College cricket team.

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Lanka fares poorly in Davis Cup

Sri Lanka fared very poorly and not only failed to gain promotion to Group II of the Davis Cup, but just managed to continue in Group III for the 10th year since 1999. Sri Lanka beat Malaysia last year (2007), but in Teheran this year, they lost to the Malaysians and also to the host nation, Iran.

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SLRFU make elaborate plans to celebrate centenary

The Sri Lanka Rugby Football Union (SLRFU) are making preparations to celebrate its Centenary this year on a grand scale with even a banquet which to be held on August 10 at Cinnamon Grand Hotel. The CRFU (which the SLRFU was earlier known) was formed in 1908.

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