Barcelona and Real Madrid remain locked together on 81 points at the top of La Liga after seeing off Espanyol and Valencia respectively on Saturday.
Lewis Hamilton admitted that he and Mercedes have a battle on their hands and will have to find a solution to their problems in Sunday’s Russian Grand Prix.
Defending champion Cleveland and season win leader Golden State, each seeking a third consecutive NBA Finals appearance, are well rested as the second round of the playoffs begins Sunday.
The unbeaten Canterbury Crusaders won a ninth Super Rugby game this weekend, but the result was soured by an injury to All Blacks skipper Kieran Read.
An unbeaten 113 off just 117 balls from captain Dinesh Chandimal helped Colombo record an emphatic 137-run win over Galle in the final of the SLC Super Inter-Provincial Limited Over Tournament 2017, played at the R. Premadasa Stadium on Saturday.
St. Peter’s College created another major upset as they brought down the unbeaten Trinity side 15-13 in a thrilling Singer Inter-Schools Under-20 League Rugby Tournament second-round match worked off at Bambalapitiya on Saturday (29).
Royal College regained the Michael Gunaratne Trophy when they defeated their traditional rivals S. Thomas’ College 31-14 in their Singer Inter-Schools Under-20 League Rugby Tournament second-round fixture worked off at Mount Lavinia on Saturday (29).
Wesley College proved to be too strong for St. Joseph’s College as they held on to a 23–14 win in the first game of round two of the Singer Inter-Schools Under-20 League Rugby Tournament 2017 held at the CR & FC Grounds on Friday (28).
The curtains of the Super Provincial limited over tournament will come down with the final clash between Colombo and Galle scheduled to be played under floodlights at the R. Premadasa Stadium today (29).
Italian sprinter Elia Viviani missed the cut for Sky’s Giro d’Italia line-up on Friday but bounced back by winning stage three of the Tour of Romandie in Switzerland.
Jose Mourinho identified Liverpool and Arsenal as Manchester United’s chief rivals for Champions League qualification following his side’s 0-0 draw at fellow top-four contenders Manchester City.
Championship leader Sebastian Vettel believes his Mercedes rivals remain the team to beat at this weekend’s Russian Grand Prix despite Ferrari convincingly topping Friday’s practice times.
Under 20 Inter-school rugby tournament – Wesley College vs St. Joseph’s College; Isipathana College vs Zahira College
Live updates from the Under 20 schools rugby matches between Wesley College vs St. Joseph’s College; Isipathana College vs Zahira College
Kawhi Leonard tallied 29 points as the San Antonio Spurs advanced to the second round of the NBA playoffs with a 103-96 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies on Thursday.
Marouane Fellaini was sent off for brainlessly headbutting Sergio Aguero in an otherwise forgettable 0-0 draw between Champions League qualification rivals Manchester United and Manchester City on Thursday.
A sparkling 120 in 104 balls inclusive of ten boundaries and two sixes from opener Sadeera Samarawickrama helped Galle crush Dambulla by 121 runs in their SLC Super Provincial Limited Overs Cricket Tournament final second-round match played under lights at the R. Premadasa Stadium yesterday.
Two equally good teams St. Joseph’s College and Wesley College will be looking to make a winning start to their second-round campaign when they clash in a Singer Inter-Schools Under-20 League Rugby Tournament fixture at Longden Place on Friday (28).
Isipathana College will face an acid test when they take on Zahira College in their Singer Inter-Schools Under-20 League Rugby Tournament second-round opening fixture at Havelock Park on Friday (28).
Sri Lankan athletes put up a disappointing performance in the second leg of the Asian Grand Prix track and field competition held in Jiaxing, China managing just two medals on Thursday.
The Colombo Super Cross 2017, a flagship motor sport event organized by the Sri Lanka Navy in collaboration with the Sri Lanka Association of Racing Drivers and Riders (SLARDAR), is scheduled to be flagged off at the Navy motor cross gravel track in Welisara, Colombo on May 7.