Sixes & netball tourney
the second successive year, Security Sixes & netball tourney
organized by the Industrial Foundation (Sri Lanka) Inc., will
take place at Shalika Grounds Narahenpita, today.
teams for cricket & eight teams for netball will compete at
this tourney, for the ISF Challenge Trophy, which is exclusively
for men and women employed in the industrial and commercial
security trade. Among those teams are Sri Lankan
Airlines, Ports Authority, Airport, Petroleum, Gas,
Telecom and several other Commercial Banks,
Star Class hotels and leading security organizations.
champions Petroleum will be played in the top and runners up
Ports Authority will be in the bottom half, in Security Sixes.
College OBA, AGM
annual general meeting to the Colombo branch of the Trinity
College Kandy Old Boys Association will be held on August 2 at
the Holiday Inn. A full day's event in connection with the
second leg of the 59th Bradby Shield clash has been scheduled
commencing from the service on behalf of the college 1st XV and
Under 17 squads. The agenda is as follows.
am. Old Boy's service at Christ Church Galle Face.
annual general meeting at Holiday Inn
p.m Under 17 game for the Simithrarachchi Trophy. Royal Rugby
p.m Bradby shield clash at Royal rugby grounds.
p.m Bradby Fellowship Night - CR & FC and grounds.
ticket Rs 250/-
details please contact
(329681-2/421994), Anura (071-2734134/577943), and Chandran
Union felicitates Tambyah Murugaser
appreciation of the contribution made by T. Murugaser a great
benefactor of the club, the Tamil Union has renamed the B Block
in the main pavilion
T. Murugaser Block. He was a past president and Patron of the
Club until his demise in August 1994.
was a renowned sportsman at his alma mater, Royal College and
won as many as six sports colours while at school. He
represented the first eleven cricket team in the early forties.
He won the Lorenz Scholarship for the best all rounder in 1942.
He went on to captain the University of Colombo cricket team and
also represented them in tennis and Table tennis. He played
first eleven cricket for the Tamil Union and also captained
their team. He held the position of Vice President of the Board
of Control for Cricket in Sri Lanka when Gamini Dissanayake
was its president. He was selected as manager of the Sri
Lanka World Cup cricket team to the United Kingdom in 1984.
was a senior director of C. W. Mackie & Company Ltd and was
a director of number of private and public companies.
was also the past chairman of the Shippers Council of Sri Lanka
and Association of Shippers Council of Bangladesh, India,
Pakistan and Sri Lanka.