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BACK IN THE MANE GAME
Trinity College, Kandy, has been known as the cradle of Sri Lanka rugby for well over a century as the college from the hill capit...
True-blue Joe, on and off the field
TRIBUTE: Arthur Hakel True-blue Joe, on and off the field   By Susilough de S Wijeyeratne   I came to know Arthur Hakel ...
Blue & Gold magic: the Champion Royal XV of ’78
RUGBY HITS OF THE ’70S Blue & Gold magic: the Champion Royal XV of ’78 By Sujith Silva The 1970s was a remarkable dec...
PATERNOTT DYNASTY
By LAWRENCE HEYN There is a saying: an apple does not fall far from the tree. In this instance, three “apples” fell close to t...
The spirit of one
MR GEORGE MACKY The spirit of one By Bernard VanCuylenburg   Rather late on the road of an Antonian journey, I take my place ...
Master spinner to master storyteller
Elmo Rodrigopulle: cricketer and veteran journalist Master spinner to master storyteller Being a loyal old Ben, keen sports fan, f...
SPORTING ROYALTY Lorenz Pereira
  By Mahinda Wijesinghe         Eustace Lorenz Pereira could quite easily be regarded as the most outstan...
Whites’ Silver Streaks…
Duncan  was a record beater in every sense of the word Unforgettable ! That’s what it was – some of the most incredible...
ASIA’S FASTEST MAN CLOCKS…
It was such a joy and honour to meet up with an active living legend, Summa Navaratnam, at the Royal College Sports Complex in...
A Tale Of Two Brothers…
It must be a unique experience for a writer to meet two eminent persons at the same interview and when it is two brothers it reall...
OF MEN AND MATTERS AS MICHAEL SEES THEM..
When one interviews an eminent literary personage, the interviewer has to pay attention to how he conducts the interview as the i...
Up close and personal with Russel at Quadrangle
Profile Russel Arnold, former Peterite 1st XI Cricket Captain (1993) and Sri Lanka Test and ODI batsman now turned International C...
Yakadaya in name and spirit..
Iron resolve took Premalal  far in sporting and professional career   A cricketer, a sound leader and a man with an exempla...
BRILLIANT CAREER SPICED BY A LOVE OF TOURISM AND MUSIC…...
I had the pleasure of meeting one of the favourite sons of St Benedict’s College, an iconic figure and an expert in the tourist...
St. Benedict’s coasted to victory, beating St. Joseph’s,...
Remembering that historic Benedictine triumph in 1964 The warning sign was very clear: The Josephians were about to face the toug...
Arguably yours…..
The President of the Bar Association of Sri Lanka The desk in his office was slightly better than most lawyers’ desks in that ...
MAN WITH THE GOAL-DEN BOOT….
  Peter Ranasinghe undoubtedly was the soccer hero of my generation. As a player, Peter was just sensational. And he remain...
10 QUESTIONS WITH UPALI OBEYESEKERE.
There is a bond, a camaraderie, among the quadrangle schools. There is a kind of feeling we are a special group. There is a ...
Boys From The Quadrangle…
  Trinity College The team from the hill capital, which has the richest rugby heritage in the Island in terms of class, per...
Generous soul in the company of angels..
There is a saying a man’s worth is not measured by the wealth he has gathered; it is measured by the words spoken of him and...
One short of 50 musical years but…
Going down the memory lane with Sri Lankan Muscisian Annesley Malawana… Simplicity was evident at his home and in his attitu...
The Saints blaze a Trail Across the Island
By Franklyn Amerasinghe I was associated with the General Manager of Catholic Schools for the Archdiocese, Rev Fr. Ivan Perera at...
A Legend of our Time, Priyantha Ekanayeke
If someone was looking for a complete package, a complete Sri Lankan sportsman with brains and brawn and of course smart looks to ...
This That and The WAR
going down the memory lane with AIR CHIEF MARSHALL ROSHAN GOONETILEKE “We should resolve never to allow divisions to occur in Sr...
KNOW THE VALUE OF MONEY
“Honesty, Sincerity, Simplicity, Punctuality & Hard work” By Cassandra Van Heer These are the qualities that one must...
For success, take risks and be optimistic… – Man...
The Pership Group of Companies, which has transformed itself into a major Sri Lankan Conglomerate with bigger global footprints is...