SLAF’s Roshan Abeysundera sets new record swimming across Palk Strait from Sri Lanka to India and back in 28 hours

(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – Leading Aircraftman Roshan Abeysundara of the Sri Lanka Air Force (SLAF) has set a new world record swimming across Palk Strait from Talaimannar to Dhanushkodi and back in 28 hours.

"SLAF’s Roshan Abeysundera sets new record swimming across Palk Strait from Sri Lanka to India and back in 28 hours"

Sri Lanka’s sports economy will be strengthened by joining forces with the tourism industry – Sports Minister

(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –The Minister of Youth and Sports Namal Rajapaksa Saturday (27) stated that steps will be taken to strengthen the sports economy by holding several tournaments such as LPL in conjunction with the tourism industry.

"Sri Lanka’s sports economy will be strengthened by joining forces with the tourism industry – Sports Minister"

Anchor joins hands with Sports Ministry to support national high-performance athletes

(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – Recognizing that wholesome nutrition is instrumental to develop internationally-competitive sportsmen and women, Anchor joined hands with the Ministry of Sports to nourish high-performance athletes who aspire to represent Sri Lanka on a global stage.

"Anchor joins hands with Sports Ministry to support national high-performance athletes"

Kieron Pollard’s six sixes in an over trumps Akila Dananjaya hat-trick in dramatic chase

(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –In one of the more ridiculous T20 run-chases you will witness, Kieron Pollard became just the third player to hit six sixes in an over in international cricket off the same bowler, Akila Dananjaya, who had rocked West Indies’ chase just an over earlier with a hat-trick, as the hosts started the three-match T20I series against Sri Lanka with a win in Antigua.

"Kieron Pollard’s six sixes in an over trumps Akila Dananjaya hat-trick in dramatic chase"