Category: SPORT

National Doral Miami: Trump Florida golf course to host G7 summit

National Doral Miami: Trump Florida golf course to host G7 summit

Oct 18, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - One of President Donald Trump's golf resorts in Florida will host the G7 summit next June, ... Read More

NBA facing ‘substantial’ losses over China dispute

NBA facing ‘substantial’ losses over China dispute

Oct 18, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The US National Basketball Association has suffered "substantial" losses after an online comment from a team ... Read More

Euro 2020: Uefa probes Turkey footballers’ military salute

Euro 2020: Uefa probes Turkey footballers’ military salute

Oct 14, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Europe's football governing body Uefa says it will investigate a military salute given by Turkey footballers ... Read More

New legislation to prevent sports offences

New legislation to prevent sports offences

Oct 14, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The government has evolved a piece of legislation to be enacted by parliament to prevent offences ... Read More

Iran football: Women attend first match in decades

Iran football: Women attend first match in decades

Oct 11, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Iranian women have attended a World Cup qualifier in Tehran after being freely allowed to enter ... Read More

Japanese GP typhoon: Qualifying postponed as Typhoon Hagibis nears

Japanese GP typhoon: Qualifying postponed as Typhoon Hagibis nears

Oct 11, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Formula 1 has cancelled all activities at the Japanese Grand Prix on Saturday as Typhoon Hagibis ... Read More

Naomi Osaka: World number three to give up US citizenship to represent Japan at Olympics

Naomi Osaka: World number three to give up US citizenship to represent Japan at Olympics

Oct 11, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - World number three Naomi Osaka has said she will give up her US citizenship to represent ... Read More

Hasaranga, Fernando star as Sri Lanka whitewash Pakistan in T20 series

Hasaranga, Fernando star as Sri Lanka whitewash Pakistan in T20 series

Oct 10, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Inexperienced Sri Lanka completed a 3-0 clean-sweep of their Twenty20 series over world number one Pakistan ... Read More

Priyanjan all-round brilliance floors Bangladesh A

Priyanjan all-round brilliance floors Bangladesh A

Oct 10, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Sri Lanka A skipper Ashan Priyanjan came up with a brilliant all-round performance to steer his ... Read More

Brilliant Adams grabs hat-trick as battered Wales reach quarters

Brilliant Adams grabs hat-trick as battered Wales reach quarters

Oct 10, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Winger Josh Adams grabbed a hat-trick of tries as a battered and bruised Wales battled to ... Read More

Sri Lanka can produce another Susanthika, says her American mentor Tonie Campbell

Sri Lanka can produce another Susanthika, says her American mentor Tonie Campbell

Oct 10, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Renowned American athletic coach Tonie Campbell, mentor of Sri Lanka’s Olympic silver medallist Susanthika Jayasinghe, has ... Read More

Unconvincing Ireland too strong for Russia at Rugby World Cup

Unconvincing Ireland too strong for Russia at Rugby World Cup

Oct 4, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Ireland returned to winning ways at the Rugby World Cup but were far from impressive in ... Read More

Gautam Gambhir mocks Pakistan over cricket under intense security arrangement in Karachi

Gautam Gambhir mocks Pakistan over cricket under intense security arrangement in Karachi

Oct 2, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) -  Former India cricketer-turned politician Gautam Gambhir took a dig at Pakistan over a video of the ... Read More

ICC welcomes Cricket Association of Nepal elections

ICC welcomes Cricket Association of Nepal elections

Oct 2, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) -  The International Cricket Council (ICC) has welcomed the Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN) central elections, which ... Read More

Pakistan beat Sri Lanka in historic Karachi ODI, take series lead

Pakistan beat Sri Lanka in historic Karachi ODI, take series lead

Oct 1, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Pakistan rode on a brilliant century from Babar Azam and fast bowler Usman Shinwari’s five wickets ... Read More