MEDIA RELEASE Re: Sri Lanka's Participation at International Sports Tournaments/Games/ Championships Featured

Sunday, 01 May 2016 00:01 Written by  Published in Australia News

Sri Lanka is taking part at international sport events held in other countries for both medal prospects and experience. These events are held very frequently in different regions for selected sports disciplines. 

The major events that will take place in the next three years are as follows:

 

Event

Year

Period

01

Olympic Games - Rio

2016

5th August to 21st August

02

5th Asian Beach Games - Da Nang, Vietnam

2016

24th September to 3rd October

03

6th Children of Asia International Sports Games- Russian Federation

2016

06th July 16th July

04

8th Asian Winter Games

2017

19th February to 26th February

05

6th Commonwealth Youth Games Bahamas

2017

18th July to 23rd July

06

Asian Indoor and Martial Art Games- Turkmenistan

2017

15th September to 24th September

07

3rd Asian Youth Games- Jakarta

2017

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08

Lusophony Games- Mozambique

2017

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09

Commonwealth games - Gold Coast

2018

4th April to 15th April

10

18th Asian Games - Jakarta

2018

18th August 2nd September

11

3rd Youth Olympic Games - Buenos Aires

2018

1st October to 12th October

 

The Ministry of Sports in Sri Lanka with the other organisations of sports sector including National Sports Federations and National Olympic Committee take part in these games and are in the process of finalising the players both men and women for national pools of respective sports. 

The ministry of Sports of Sri Lanka invites players good at sports outside Sri Lanka among Sri Lanka expatriates who are willing to play for Sri Lanka under the Sri Lankan Flag.

The prospective expatriate Sri Lankan players living in Victoria, South Australia and Tasmania who have excelled in sports and are willing to represent Sri Lanka are requested to submit their contact details and the level of performance to the Ministry of Sports in Sri Lanka or the Consulate General of Sri Lanka in Melbourne accordingly.

 

The Ministry of Sports Sri Lanka
Mrs. Shalika Kariyawasam / Assistant Director(Sports)
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Tel:+94112680276

The Consulate General of Sri Lanka, Melbourne
Address : St Kilda Road Towers, Suite 536, No. 01, Queens Road, Melbourne, VIC 3004
Tel: 0392904200 Fax: 0398684873 Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Consulate General of Sri Lanka
Melbourne
27.04.2015

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