Sports promoter E.W. Balasuriya remembered-By Hafiz Marikar   Source:Dailynews Kandy remembers sports promoter E.W. Balasuriya one of its most versatile sportsmen, sports benefactor, and philanthropist and above all a gentleman, of the highest calibre who passed away at the age of 92 on April 6, Today is his eleventh death ...

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Irwin Howie was one of the finest fly halves-by Hafiz Marikar Source:Dailynews Having started his career as a scrum half, Irwin Howie developed into one of the finest fly halves in the history of Kandy and Sri Lanka rugby with a reputation as an elusive runner and the playmaker of ...

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Indrajith Bandaranayake was a superb winger-by Hafiz Marikar Indrajith Bandaranayake Source:Dailynews One of the finest wingers produced by Kandy was Dharmaraja College’s Indrajith Bandaranayake who is now domiciled in Australia, Indrajith played just one season of rugby at school where he was coached by old boy of Vidyartha College M. ...

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Rajans’ rugby boasts for a proud history-By Hafiz Marikar Photo source: Dharmaraja College Source:Dailynews Dharmaraja College doing well in rugby and has produced top teams and players. This school was founded on 30th of June 1887, under the name ‘Kandy Buddhist High School’ by Col. Henry Steele Olcott, an American ...

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N. K. Ratnayake-cricketer, athlete and tennis coach-by Upananda Jayasundera Source:Dailynews N.K.Ratnayake, an old boy of Dharmaraja College,Kandy is a fine cricketer, Athlete and a veteran Tennis coach and was the youngest President of the Old Boys Union of Dharmaraja College, Kandy. Popularly known as Tissa Ratnayake to his associates. He ...

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