The FIFA 11 for Health, refresher course for 15 instructors from schools through Education Ministry concluded in a success and the Certificates were awarded to participants at the closing ceremony. The programme commenced on the 28th April and the work shop had theoretical and practical presentations by Dr. Collin Fuller the Project Leader FIFA 11 for Health programme.together with F-MARC Instructors Ranjeev Booodnah , Rishi Sowamber and Aurore Lacloche.
President of Korean Football Association, Chung Mong Gye together with Vice President, D .D. Kim visited Football Federation of Sri Lanka and met with the President of FFSL Ranjith Rodrigo and discussed the Development Plans of FFSL and promised to assist in many possible ways to uplift the game in Sri Lanka. As an initiative the Korean Friendship U19 Junior Football Championship will be launched with the Korean FA sponsorship and more than 60 Leagues will participate for the tournament.
Maliyadeva College, Kurunegala recorded their second successive win of the Singer Under 20 Schools Rugby League Tournament when they beat St Anne's College, Kurunegala at the Maliyadeva grounds by 30 points to nil in a division A segment-3C match on Sunday.
Further to today's departure of the National Team for the Ireland & England Tour, SLC confirmed that 3 players will be traveling on the early hours on 3rd May on Etihad flight EY041 via ABU DHABI INTL to DUBLIN
Peter Moores has dismissed suggestions that his new assistant, Paul Farbrace, should feel morally bound to sit out the Sri Lanka tour this summer because England poached him from their opponents so soon after he took charge.
Sri Lankan artist Lester Ruhunuhewa presented approximately 60 excellent images at an exhibition in Germany recently. Lester Ruhunuhewa is an artist well-known for his dynamic-modern and stylish paintings of oil- and acryl colors.
Kumar Sangakkara who is currently in England has said that 2015 World Cup could be his final ODI tournament. He is to play two County Championship matches for Durham, against Yorkshire and Sussex in preparation for Sri Lanka's tour later this month to acclimatise to early English summer conditions and the Duke ball.