Forty-four teams for Mercantile Sevens
Forty-four teams from 39 firms have confirmed their participation for
the 41st Mercantile Rugby "Sevens" , conducted by the Mercantile Rugby
Football Association and sponsored by Dialog for the 9th successive
year, to be held on 18th, 19th and 20th November at the CR & FC grounds,
Longden Place, Colombo 7.
The 10 teams making their debut will be Nation Lanka, Expo Lanka,
Mobitel, Commercial Leasing, Nations Trust Bank, Odel, Colombo Telecom,
Jabin Consultants, Rainco and LB Finance.
The 10 teams drawn into the Cup are MAS Holdings 'A' (2010 winner),
John Keells 'A' (2010 runners-up) and John Keells 'B', Sampath Bank,
Dialog 'A', HSBC 'A', Commercial Bank, Commercial Credit 'A', Access
Group and Debutants, Nations Lanka.
The rest are, MAS Holdings 'B', Janashakthi Insurance, Amana Takaful,
Suntel, Hirdaramani Group, Dialog 'B', HSBC 'B', Seylan Bank,
Metropolitan Group, Standard Chartered, Softlogic Holdings, Virtusa
Corp., Ceylinco Insurance, Sri Lanka Insurance, NDB Bank, PABC Bank,
Ceylon Tea Brokers, Commercial Credit 'B', Lanka Bell, Tri Star Apparel,
Hayleys Group, Smart Shirts, Hemas Group, Ceylon Tobacco and Entrust.