SC the Winners of Inter Club Football Tournament
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opportunities for young players of Vadamarachchi area to show their
sports talents, 521 Brigade of Point Pedro organized a football
tournament with participation of 32 sports clubs in Vadamarachchi
After a series of matches played for a period of one month, Imayanan
Central Sports Club, Navashakthi Sports Club, Shivananthan Sports
Club and St. Xavier Sports Club were selected for the semi finals
at which Navashakthi Sports Club and Shivananthan Sports Club were
selected for the finals that took place at Kunjalkadai grounds in
Nelliady on 26th June.
At the end of a tough game, Shivananthan Sports Club won the Inter
Club Football Cup.
Commander Security Forces - Jaffna Major General Mahinda Hathurusinghe
gracing the occasion as Chief Guest, gave away prizes to winners.
A.E. Amalraj of Navashakthi SC won the Prize for the best player
of the series while Sandru of Shivananthan SC was adjudged the best
player of the game. M. Prashanthi of Shivananthan SC who showed
colours throughout the tournament was awarded with the prize for
the best Gall Keeper.
In addition to the Cup, the champions were offered a cheque worth
of Rs. 10000/= and the runner up received Rs. 5000/=. Brigadier
General Staff SF-J Brig. B.C.J.A.F. Rodrigo, General Officer Commanding
52 Division Brig. Anura Sudhasinghe, Commander 521 Brigade Lieutenant
Colonel Tikiri Dissanayake, Divisional Secretary of Karaveddy Mr.
S. Sathyaseelan, Divisional Secretary of Point Pedro Mr. Varakeeswaran,
Divisional Secretary of Maruthankerny Mr. Kirilinganathan and a
large crowd of football fans were present.