Froome helps Viviani to Romandie cycling win

Published : 10:23 pm  April 28, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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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.

Farah sets new European record in final indoor race

Published : 10:10 am  February 19, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Four-time Olympic champion Mo Farah marked his final race indoors by winning the 5,000 metres at the Birmingham Grand Prix on Saturday in a new European record time of 13 minutes 9.16 seconds.

HighVoltage SC win inaugural trophy

Published : 4:04 pm  December 9, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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The inaugural HighVoltage Challenge Trophy softball cricket tournament organized by the HighVoltage Sports Club, in which 12 teams participated, was won by the hosts.

Le Clos breaks 100m fly world record to win world short course gold

Published : 10:11 am  December 9, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Chad le Clos, rebounding from what he considered a disappointing Rio Olympics, won his second gold of the Short Course Swimming World Championships with a world record-setting victory in the 100m butterfly.

Ranjith Jayawardena represents Sri Lanka at the Turkish Airlines World Golf Cup Amateur Series

Published : 2:15 pm  November 1, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Ranjith Jayawardena, is representing Sri Lanka at the Turkish Airlines World Golf Cup Amateur Series which started yesterday at the Titanic Golf Club in Antalya, Turkey.

Inter-International Schools’ Swimming C’ships this weekend

Published : 1:13 am  November 1, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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The 22nd Inter-International Schools’ Swimming Championships, hosted by Asian International School (AIS) Colombo, will be held on November 5 and 6 at the Sugathadasa Indoor Swimming Pool.

Rousey to return to UFC in December

Published : 11:58 am  October 13, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Mixed martial arts star Ronda Rousey is poised to return to the Octagon on December 30, taking on UFC bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes.

Mifran, Nimali win Best Athletes’ awards 

Published : 7:13 am  October 3, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Mohammad Mifran and Nimali Liyanarachchi were named Best Athlete Men’s and Women’s respectively at the 42nd National Sports Festival which concluded at the Duraiappah Stadium in Jaffna yesterday.

Gateway College unveils new sports facilities

Published : 5:36 pm  September 29, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Gateway College, Rajagiriya unveiled their new sports facilities under the patronage of Dayasiri Jayasekara, Minister of Sports yesterday. The occasion was attended by many distinguished sporting personalities, teachers, sportsmen and women and well wishers. The school would be celebrating their 20th anniversary next year.

Lyceum conquers California

Published : 10:33 pm  September 27, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Sri Lanka clinched several gold medals at the recently held International Traditional Karatedō Championship and Seminar in California. The Championship, which took place from July 22 to 24 at the Soka University, saw the participation of six other countries, including the United States, Ireland, and Denmark.

Fury ‘medically unfit’ to defend title

Published : 9:01 am  September 24, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Britain’s controversial world heavyweight champion Tyson Fury’s title rematch with Ukrainian Wladimir Klitschko has been called off for a second time as the titleholder is “medically unfit to fight”, his camp said.

Boxing star Alvarez finished for 2016 after breaking hand

Published : 11:27 am  September 20, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Mexican star Saul “Canelo” Alvarez will not fight again this year after suffering a fracture to his right hand after his bruising defeat of Liam Smith, his promoters said.

World top middleweight Golovkin eyes Saunders after stopping Brook

Published : 10:29 am  September 11, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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The world’s top-ranked middleweight Gennady Golovkin wants another fight in Britain after stopping Kell Brook and is targeting a unification bout with Billy Joe Saunders.

Veteran Cummings takes control of Tour of Britain

Published : 9:56 am  September 10, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Steve Cummings put himself in pole position to emulate Bradley Wiggins in 2013 and become only the second British rider to win the Tour of Britain after taking the overall lead on Friday.

Golovkin eyes Mayweather mantle in Brook bout

Published : 11:16 am  September 9, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Gennady Golovkin’s career has run a hypnotic and grimly relentless course for boxing fans worldwide and evidence suggests that will not change on Saturday.

I’m not the next Bolt, warns Thompson

Published : 11:04 am  September 9, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Double Olympic sprint champion Elaine Thompson insisted Thursday that she was not the female version of Jamaican teammate Usain Bolt, who sealed a treble-treble of Olympic golds in last month’s Rio Games.

Pacquiao reveals retirement anguish as comeback looms

Published : 10:52 am  September 9, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Manny Pacquiao says he knew almost as soon as his retirement began that he had made a mistake, revealing that loneliness and love for the sport had drawn him back into the ring.

Usain Bolt ready to strike after fitness scare

Published : 8:57 am  July 29, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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By his own charismatic admission, Usain Bolt is a living legend.

Mollema my biggest rival, says Tour de France leader Froome

Published : 9:10 am  July 17, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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While almost everyone at the Tour de France has been focussing on a battle royale between Chris Froome and Nairo Quintana, Bauke Mollema has been quietly edging up the standings.

Merritt blazes into 200m final, Rollins stuns in hurdles

Published : 10:44 am  July 9, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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LaShawn Merritt clocked the fastest 200 meters time of the year as Brianna Rollins scored a stunning victory in the 100m hurdles at the US Olympic track and field trials here Friday.

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