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  • Let  The  Games  Begin

    Let The Games Begin

    It was a simple yet meaningful, energetic & colourful Opening Ceremony at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro,Brazil. German Chancellor, Angela Merkel together with United States of America Secretary of State,John Kerry were present at the occasion. It was a moment to cherish for the President of the International Olympic Committee, Thomas Bach – the first Olympic Medalist to become the Head of IOC. South Sudan, Cosovo & Refugees were included in the Parade as separate contingents for the first time. Russian Track & Field Athletes were cleared to take part in the Games in the eleventh hour after being banned earlier for alleged doping related accusations.

  • Um Mundo Novo (A New World) Bim – Vendo Mundo (Welcome You From All Over The World)

    Um Mundo Novo (A New World) Bim – Vendo Mundo (Welcome You From All Over The World)

    The Host City of the XXXIst Summer Olympic Games, Rio De Janeiro in Brazil is under a huge security blanket from land, sea & air for the closely guarded opening ceremony on the 05th of August. Women’s & Men’s Football has already commenced. The warm & sunny weather in the port city coupled with the ever increasing traffic build ups are a timely reminder of the chaos that will be experienced throughout tomorrow as the fun loving people of Brazil reeling under the weight of the economic downturn prepare for the spectacular Opening Ceremony.

  • WORLD ATHLETES PREPARE FOR GOLD

    The Portugese speaking community in the world is anxiously waiting for the commencement of the XXXIst Summer Olympic Games 2016 in the Port City of Rio De Janeiro in Brazil. The former colonialrulers Portugal will be keen to follow the world’s Biggest Sporting Extravaganza which is due to begin in a couple of days time. This is the first time in the history of the Summer Olympic Games in the modern era, that it is being hosted by an entirely Portugese speaking country. There are many other firsts related to this mega sporting spectacle which will showcase the preparation and participation as well as execution of talent from all over the world in the field of sports.

  • Ministry of Sports & National Olympic Committee of Sri Lanka To Welcome Sri Lanka Athletes

    Ministry of Sports & National Olympic Committee of Sri Lanka To Welcome Sri Lanka Athletes

    Minister of Sports , Dayasiri Jayasekera was expected to be present when the Sri Lanka Contingent to the 31st Summer Olympic Games 2016 was to attend the Welcome Dinner hosted by the National Olympic Committee of Sri Lanka. High officials of the Ministry of Sports & the National Olympic Committee of Sri Lanka as well as the High Commissioner of Sri Lanka in the Federative Republic of Brazil, Jagath Jayasuriya also expected o be present at the occassion. The entire Sri Lanka Contingent is now checked in at the Athletes Village in Barra, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

  • Participants At The Most Prestigious & Biggest Sporting Extravaganza

    Participants At The Most Prestigious & Biggest Sporting Extravaganza

    31st Summer Olympic Games 2016 – Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

  • The Global Sporting Event  –  Ready To Begin And Thrill The World

    The Global Sporting Event – Ready To Begin And Thrill The World

    The 31st Summer Olympic Games 2016 is scheduled to be held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil from the 05th to the 21st of August. Around 10,500 Athletes from over 200 Nations are expected to participate in 306 Events of 41 Disciplines coming under 28 Sports. A 10 member Refugee Olympic Team (out of 43 probable athletes) will also participate. Their is provision for some Athletes to compete as Individuals under the International Olympic Committee Flag.

  • India Simply Dominating

    The 12th South Asian Games 2016 hosted by India concluded with the hosts reconfirming their status as the Regional Sports Superpower. Around 2700 participants from 08 Countries were involved in 22 Sports for Men & Women with Basketball being scrapped due to the World Body not sanctioning the Competition. Guwahati & Shillong were a hive of activity for two weeks with sports personalities of the Region involved in healthy competition.

  • 12th South Asian Games 2016

    Sri Lanka added one more Gold Medal when Suranjaya De Silva won the Men’s 200 M. They are placed behind India in the Medal Tally with 25 Gold, 51 Silver & 76 Bronze – a total of 152 Medals.

  • Hosts Continue Gold Rush

    The 12th South Asian Games 2016 hosted by India in the twin cities of Guwahati & Shillong is onto it’s latter half. As expected, India leads the medal tally with 117 Gold, 61 Silver & 16 Bronze – an aggregate of 194 Medals after 06 Days of competition. Sri Lanka has secured 24 Gold,46 Silver & 63 Bronze – a total of 133 Medals. Pakistan has bagged 07 Gold, 20 Silver & 32 Bronze – 59 Medals in total.

  • All Set For Regional Sports Festival

    The 12th South Asian Games 2016 will be held in Guwahati & Shillong in the North East of India. Around 2700 Men & Women will represent 08 Nations with 228 Events in 23 Sports scheduled to be completed from 05th to 16th February. The cool weather conditions expected during this time of the year in the twin host cities will be a challenge for many competitors involved in the outdoor events. Close to 1000 Olympic & Technical Officials will also be involved.