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Sri Lanka Won first Medal at Paralympics

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Dinesh Priyantha Herath secured Sri Lanka’s first medal- a bronze in men’s javelin throw F46 final at the Rio Paralympics yesterday. The 30-year-old Sri Lankan thrower cleared a distance of 58.23 meters a personal best mark to win the medal. ...

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SL’s highest ODI record broken by England

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England made a world record-breaking 444-3 against Pakistan in their third one-day international on Tuesday, after opening batsman Alex Hales hit England’s highest individual ODI score with 171. That surpassed the previous record of 443 for nine by Sri Lanka ...

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Paul Pogba returns to Manchester United for record-breaking £89m

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Manchester United coughed up a record-breaking deal of £89m for Paul Pogba The 23-year old mid-fielder stated that “the time is right to go back to Old Trafford”. Pogba is making a returns after four years away, having left United ...

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Kimiko Raheem fourth in the women’s 100m backstroke event

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Sri Lankan swimmer Kimiko Raheem finished fourth in the second heat of the women’s 100m backstroke event with a timing of 1:04.21 at Rio 2016 short while ago.

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Sanath Jayasuriya back as chief selector of SLC

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Sanath Jayasuriya returns as the chief selector of SLC, a little more than a year since he stepped down from the post.Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) today announced The new selection committee will start its operation on May 1 and will ...

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ICC accepts SLC’s Nomination

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Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) announced that International Cricket Council (ICC) has accepted SLC’s nomination of SLC President Thilanga Sumathipala as the Director on ICC’s Executive Board. Reportedly Mr. Sumathipala participated at the ICC’s Executive Board Meeting held on Sunday 24th ...

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