sharpened through regular practice, and esprit de corps brought
victory to “Young Hendris” of Ilavalai at the Soccer Tournament
organized by Kottawatta Sivanantha SC with the support 521 Brigade
of Point Pedro to mark the 60th anniversary of the Sivanantha
sports clubs in Jaffna vied for the cup. Out of those, Diamonds
SC of Vathiri, Young Hendris of Ilavalai, Kalaimathi SC of Navundril,
St. Xavier SC of Sakkottai, Singing Fish SC of Gurunagar, Bomers
SC of Vathiri, Kaladdy United SC of Karaveddy and Collins SC of
Karanavai were selected for the super 8.
played at Kottawatta Sivanantha SC grounds on Wednesday, October
10 between Diamonds SC of Vathiri and Young Hendris of Ilavalai
who won the match with 1 – 0 against Vathiri Diamonds, first runners
up. Kaladdy United SC secured the position of second runners up.
All three SCs were awarded with grand trophies while the winners
received cash prices of Rs. 25000/=, Rs. 20000/= and 10000/= according
to their order of performance.
Director Sports Northern Province Mr. Annathurai, Commander 521
Brigade Colonel Tikiri Dissanayake, Karaveddy Divisional Secretary
Mr. Srivasri and a crowd of about 5000 witnessed the final match
played on Wednesday evening.