Jee, St. Peterís & United SCs Win the Cups
[Updated :: 2010-11-24
Final encounters of Inter Club matches organized by the 513 Brigade
in Manipay were held whole day on 13th November at the Navali ground
with attendance of a large crowd of sports lovers in the area.
preliminary rounds of the tournaments held at Unit formation levels
in 513 Brigade area from the 1st October included Cricket, Soccer
and volleyball. Many young men belonging to 21 Sports Clubs showed
their talents in the games organized by 23rd Battalion the Gemunu
Watch, 14th Battalion (Volunteer) Sri Lanka Light Infantry and 9th
Battalion Sri Lanka National Guard with assistance of sports officers
and referees attached to respective Divisional Secretariats.
matches saw Gandhi Jee SC of Pandithirippu, St. Peterís SC of Navali
and United SC of Alaveddi won the trophies for cricket, soccer and
volleyball respectively. Trophies and certificates were given away
by the Chief Guest Colonel Keerthi Costa, Commander 511 Brigade,
and a few other distinguished guests.
Secretaries of Thelippalai and Chankanai, senior citizens in the
area, senior Army officers and officials of Ceylon Biscuits, the
main sponsor of the event were present on the occasion.