New athletic boss Palitha to take country forward!
The new Sri Lanka Athletic Association
Chief-Major General Palitha Fernando is eager to see the country’s
athletes back in the medal winning streak after a disappointing run
in the recent past. Major General Palitha Fernando who held the top
athletic post in the country previously,
Nadeeka wins only Gold for Lanka
Olympian Nadeeka Lakmali cleared 56.83 metres to
win the only gold medal for Sri Lanka, while a silver and two bronze
medals added colour to the Lankan tally at Thamasat University
Ground in Bangkok, Thailand, in the first leg of the Asian Grand
Prix Athletic Championships last evening.
Lakshan Fernando – best athlete at KDU meet
The annual sports meet of General Sir John
Kotelawala Defence (KDU) University was held on April 26 and 27,
2013 at the Mahinda Rajapaksa International Stadium at Diyagama.
Brigadier A.L.D.M. Gunasekara, RSP USP – Deputy Vice-Chancellor,
graced the occasion as the Chief Guest.
Thurstan’s Jaleel back in the lead in Platinum Contest
Thurstan’s Milhaj Jaleel (40,279) took over the
lead from Royal’s Milan Abeysekera (39,898) with a majority of 381
votes at the end of the 15th week count in the Sunday
Observer/Mobitel Most Popular Schoolboy Cricketer of the Year 2013
Platinum segment for schools taking part in the SLSCA Division I