99X Technology’s Pranieth Chandrasekara wins gold at 9th Mercantile/Government Service Chess Championship 2020

In a first for 99X Technology, Application Security Engineer Pranieth Chandrasekara swept up gold at the 9th Mercantile/Government Service International Rating Chess Championship 2020 earlier this month, organised by the Chess Federation of Sri Lanka. An active member of the...
Posted On 25 Sep 2020

Perera & Sons steps into Esports with mobile tournaments

Perera & Sons, Sri Lanka’s foremost Quick Service Restaurant facility provider, has announced their first foray into Mobile Esports with Two events for mobile gamers. The “P&S PUBG Mobile Series” will feature PUBG Mobile as its stand-alone event with Rs....
Posted On 17 Sep 2020

‘Colombo Triathlons 2020’ announce second International event in Sri Lanka – now open for registrations

Colombo Triathlons 2020, ‘CeyEndurance’ Series (the triathlon series of Divinsan Pvt Ltd) recently announced the commencement of registrations for the second event of the year, alongside the announcement of additional partners Sri Lankan Airlines, Hayleys Tours and MAS for the...
Posted On 11 Mar 2020

Emirates offers fans memorable experiences during the 2020 DDF Tennis Championships

Emirates, the Official Airline of the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships, offered tennis fans memorable experiences during the two week run of the much anticipated tennis event. The championship, which ended yesterday, crowned Romania’s Simona Halep as Women’s...
Posted On 03 Mar 2020

Best Male and Female Athletes Received Munchee Challenge Trophies at ISAC 2020

Munchee, the flagship brand of Ceylon Biscuits Limited (CBL), strengthened its support for the prestigious 20th annual International Schools’ Championships (ISAC) by awarding the Best Male and Female Athlete awards and extending its partnership as the principal sponsor for 2020....
Posted On 27 Feb 2020

Seylan Bank Emerged Runners Up at The Annual Mercantile Table Tennis Awards

Team Seylan proved to be one of the top teams at the recently concluded mercantile table tennis awards, the ceremony was held at the Solis Hotel Kotte recently. Internationally recognized Chalitha Ranjana from the bank’s Operations Department was awarded The Most Valuable Player...
Posted On 19 Feb 2020

DSI Announces the Launch of the 20th DSI Supersport Schools Volleyball Championship

On the 06th of February 2020 DSI announced the launch of the 20th DSI Supersport Schools Volleyball Championship at a press conference held at Hotel Nippon, Colombo. The number one footwear manufacturer in the country has come forward, with the support of the Sri Lanka Volleyball...
Posted On 09 Feb 2020

Sri Lanka Navy Dominate Sailing Nationals

The Sri Lanka Navy dominated the Sailing Nationals 2019 which concluded successfully at the picturesque Crow Island Sea Front in the presence of enthusiastic Sailing fans. The event was conducted by the Yachting Association of Sri Lanka the National Sports body for Sailing Sport...
Posted On 28 Jan 2020

Crysbro Next Champ athletes secure 9 medals for SL at South Asian Games

Premier Sri Lankan poultry producer Crysbro saw its work to uplift sporting talent across the country through its ‘Crysbro Next Champ’ initiative pay off when a collection of athletes from the programme secured medals at the recent South Asian Games in Nepal. In all, Crysbro Next...
Posted On 17 Jan 2020

Janul de Silva emerges as 1st Runner-Up at World Youth Scrabble Championship 2019

Janul de Silva of Royal College won recognition for his school and for Sri Lanka after emerging as the 1st Runner-up at the 14th World English Scrabble Players’ Association (WESPA) Youth Cup (previously known as World Youth Scrabble Championship) held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia...
Posted On 11 Jan 2020

AVI sponsors National Volleyball Teams at South Asian Games 2019

AVI by D. Samson & Sons (Pvt) Ltd is the country’s leading sports footwear brand on account off the durability and cost effectiveness of its products. Consisting of shoes for Running, Athletics, Badminton, Basketball and Soccer, as well as accessories, arm bags, waist bags,...
Posted On 05 Dec 2019

14 new records established at 50th Ritzbury Sir John Tarbat Junior School Athletic Championship

An impressive 14 new records were established at the 50th Ritzbury Sir John Tarbat Junior School Athletic Championship, which concluded recently. St Joseph’s College, Colombo won the prized Best Junior School Championship – Boys and Musaeus College, Colombo emerging the winner of...
Posted On 04 Dec 2019