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The lessons and values I gained from sports
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The lessons and values I gained from sports

Have you ever loved something so much that you could never think of a life without it? this is exactly what it is for me when it comes to sports. Sports have been a life savior for me for the past 23 years of my life and it has in fact molded me into what I am today.

Do you play to your equation?
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Do you play to your equation?

A runner knows the importance of a second, a jumper knows the importance of a meter, a football player knows the importance of 90 minutes, a freerunner knows the importance of a step and I know the importance of 8 years 2922 days.

Fifth Time Lucky: Sri Lanka’s Road to the 2014 ICC World T20 Glory
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Fifth Time Lucky: Sri Lanka’s Road to the 2014 ICC World T20 Glory

The fans, the players, the entire cricketing fraternity of Sri Lanka were fed up having witnessed their Men’s cricket team losing four straight world cup finals within just five years.

Strive for Glory
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Strive for Glory

“Adversity causes some men to break others to break records” is a famous quote which most sportsmen look up to at any stage in their sporting career.

Reliving the Final Chapter of the 1996 Cricket World Cup
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Reliving the Final Chapter of the 1996 Cricket World Cup

Hands on their heads, eyes all wide, Sri Lankans exclaimed in exasperation as Sanath Jayasuriya decided to go for another run between the wickets. Surely one couldn’t doubt the strong arms of the tall and mighty Glenn McGrath, who had then, at that fateful moment, hurled the ball across to the field

A ton of tons or a Ben Stokes?
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A ton of tons or a Ben Stokes?

A very interesting debate I quite often happen to involve with my cricket enthusiast friends is that, ‘is Virat Kohli or Ben Stokes the greater cricketer?’

The barest of all margins
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The barest of all margins

45 days and 48 matches of engrossing cricket had all come down to this equation. The eyes of the entire cricketing world were focused on a quiet corner of St John’s Wood in London, where the Mecca of cricket, Lord’s Cricket Ground had stood since 1814.

Formula 1: Drive to Survive, Netflix review – Even the actual Formula 1 falls short of the entertainment, this two-season wonder offers.
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Formula 1: Drive to Survive, Netflix review – Even the actual Formula 1 falls short of the entertainment, this two-season wonder offers.

“Formula 1: Drive to Survive” which is produced by Netflix reveals the contract discussions, clashes and emotions rarely seen in race weekend coverage. This web-series stamps Netflix’s brilliance and success in making sports related content.

Bharatha Rajapaksha of Sabaragamuwa University Renovates Sports Tourism in Sri Lanka
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Bharatha Rajapaksha of Sabaragamuwa University Renovates Sports Tourism in Sri Lanka

Bharatha Rajapaksha, a student of University of Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka, has introduced a novel concept to renovate sports tourism in Sri Lanka with his final year project. He intends to enhance tourist attraction towards the country by educating tour operators about risk management.

Women in Sports: Omaya Udyangani, the Blazing Runner of Sabaragamuwa
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Women in Sports: Omaya Udyangani, the Blazing Runner of Sabaragamuwa

Two times South Asian Games medal winner and one of the most celebrated university athletes in Sri Lanka, Omaya Udyangani of Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka, shared insights into her sports journey with MoraSpirit. Hers is a story of perseverance and hard work.