St. Anthony’s College recorded a 7-5 victory over Science College to lift the Inter school under-16 twelve a side rugby championship Cup final at Bogambara Stadium.
On the first day it was played at two venues, Pallekelle and Bogambara Stadium.
The Plate was won by Trinity College who beat Kingswood 26/0. The Bowl was won by Dharmaraja College who edged out D.S. Senanayake by 12 points to 5. Shield went to Ananda College who beat Maliyadewa College 12/0.
Lasantha Technical Committee Chairman
Old Antonians Rugby Club has appointed Lasantha Wijesuriya as the Chairman of their Technical Committee. Rest of the committee is formed with people like Jude Dimitri, L.V. Ekanayake, Sanjeewa Marasinghe and Shanitha Fernando.
Nihal and Nalaka to coach St. Anthony’s
St. Anthony’s College will be coached by Nihal “Viper” Gunaratne and his assistant and the junior teams will come under Nalaka Weerakkodi next season. Last season coach Priyantha Gunaratne will handled the under-12, while Robert Navaratne will handle the juniors.
Nihal a product of the same school is with years of experience as a player and coach having played for his school, Kandy SC, CR and FC, Up-Country and Sri Lanka. Nalaka from Kingswood College has played for his school, Kandy Youth SC, Kandy SC, CR and FC and Sri Lanka.
A water ballet was organized in connection of the 125th anniversary of Hillwood Girls College, Kandy.
The swimmers between the ages of under-8 to 12 participated well and entertained the crowd.
Rotary and Rotract cricket tournament in memory of late Past President T.R.R. Rajan will be held for the 13th successive year on Saturday, 3rd October 2015 at the Trinity College International Stadium commencing at 8.30 am.
There will be two Six-a-side Cricket Tournaments – one for the Rotary Clubs and the other for the Rotract Clubs, played in a similar fashion to last year. The Memorial Trophy will be awarded to the winners of the respective tournament. Special awards will be given to the Best Batsman, Best Bowler, Best Fielder, and Man of the Series and the Best Dressed Team of both Rotary & Retract Clubs. For more details contact Daphne (077 3857000)