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The Battle of Baseball Draws to an End
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The Battle of Baseball Draws to an End

As the end of the glorious SLUG XIII is gradually nearing, many sports events have already drawn to a conclusion, marking both joyous victories and remorseful defeats in the hearts of Sri Lankan university sports enthusiasts.

Sineth Wimalasiri: A Hero We Deserve
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Sineth Wimalasiri: A Hero We Deserve

The concept of sportsmanship reaches far beyond the sport itself. It includes qualities of patience, dedication, integrity and many more. This concept came to life at SLUG XIII, as Sineth Eranga Wimalasiri performed a brilliant act that sadly marked the end of his journey in weightlifting.

Black and white kings and queens are ready to conquer the board.
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Black and white kings and queens are ready to conquer the board.

This year, all University sport lovers are excitingly looking forward to witness the indoor and outdoor battles of SLUG XIII hosted by University of Ruhuna each day as the SLUG XIII continues with victories and defeats.

Breaking of the Six Year Record
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Breaking of the Six Year Record

It is in no doubt the Jaffna girls beat J’pura in a game of netball at the finals of SLUG XIII to bring the championship to their home and not the anticipated 6 consecutive winner University of Sri Jayewardenepura.

The Vibrant Elle tournament came to an end.
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The Vibrant Elle tournament came to an end.

The Elle tournament of SLUG XII went through three days at Uyanwatta and Dickwella stadium. This was definitely one of the most spirited and mesmerizing tournament throughout the series.

It’s time for Baseball in SLUG XIII 2019!
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It’s time for Baseball in SLUG XIII 2019!

While dozens of different sports tournaments transpire at SLUG XIII, the baseball tournament grabs the attention of many due to the popularity of the sport within universities. The event is scheduled to be held from 2nd to 5th of September, 2019 at University of Ruhuna.

Jpura grabbed the dual championship crown in the battle of shuttlers
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Jpura grabbed the dual championship crown in the battle of shuttlers

Festival of shuttlers in the arena of SLUG XIII has come to an end after a series of exciting matches which were held at University of Ruhuna, Gymnasium for 3 days from 28th of August to 30th of August.

University of Moratuwa Triumphs in Taekwondo
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University of Moratuwa Triumphs in Taekwondo

The Taekwondo event of SLUG XIII drew to a close on 29th August 2019, glorifying University of Moratuwa as the champions in both male and female categories. The event was a three day long display of talents filled with mastery and finesse.

 Will  Champions be able to secure their big names?
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Will Champions be able to secure their big names?

After the Grand Opening Ceremony which was held at the University of Ruhuna with the presence of the President Maithreepala Sirisena, SLUG XIII has been gained the attraction of the sports lovers all over the country.

SLUG Preview: Who will Survive the Mighty Battle for the Ball?
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SLUG Preview: Who will Survive the Mighty Battle for the Ball?

SLUG 2019 will see a total of 13 teams come together once again chasing the Football Championship. The competition is fierce. Teams will surely put their efforts on the line for their respective universities. Eventually, the best of the best will lift the trophy at the end of the coming weekend.