Category Archives: Sports

14th Royal-Thomian Basketball Encounter 2017 Encounter

The 14th Annual Basketball Encounter between S.Thomas’ College Mount Lavinia and Royal College Colombo took place on the 4th of October 2017 at the Henry Pedris Basketball court. This encounter was played after a lapse of a year after the Thomian victory back in 2015 This year the Thomians were led by Shevaan Perera and […]

4th Annual Royal-Thomian Sailing Regatta

The 4th Annual Royal-Thomian Sailing Regatta was held on the 30th of June and the 1st of July 2017 at the Ceylon Motor Yacht Club at the Bolgoda Lake, competing for the prestigious Ranil Dias Memorial Trophy.  The regatta commenced on Day 1 with the individual races of the Optimist and Laser boat classes. A […]

Schools Rugby 7’s 2017

The Annual Schools Seven-a-Side Rugby Tournament was held on the 1st and 2nd of July at the Royal Complex and Racecourse International Stadium respectively. The 2nd day of the tournament was an exciting day and an unforgettable day for all the Thomian rugby fans. The 1st match of the day was played between STC and […]

Thomian-Michaelite Basketball Encounter 2017

The Annual Thomian-Michaelite Basketball Encounter was held on the 1st of July at the S.Thomas’ College Upper Basketball Courts for the fourth year after its revival. The U-16 match which commenced at 3 p.m. was a very tough encounter with both teams displaying exceptional skills in basketball, but in the end the Thomian side managed […]

Josephians Regain Lady Jayathilake Sheild

The teams took to the field on an overcast evening at the Havelock Park. Dion Dias kicked off the evening’s proceedings. Just 7 minutes into the game, the boys from Maradana drew first blood with Sachith Silva breaking through the defence and sprinting like a bolt of lightning all the way from the 50 meter […]

Isipathana’s victory over the Thomians

The match went underway at Havelocks Sports Club on Saturday, under a slight drizzle which lasted nearly the whole match. The match was kicked off by Isipathana fly half Randy Silva. In the first few minutes of the game Isipathana threatened the Thomian backs by creating many overlaps but failed score during the match due […]


On 13th March 2017 S.Thomas’ College Mount Lavinia hosted Trinity College Kandy for the 40th Trinity-Thomian Rugby Encounter played for the Canon R.S. De Saram Trophy. Trinity College remained unbeaten this season and was aiming to redeem the trophy as they had lost the trophy last season. As S. Thomas’ College lost to Wesley College […]

Royal take the M.G back to Colombo

The much awaited match between S.Thomas’ College Mount Lavinia and Royal College Colombo was on Saturday the 29th of April. Royal dominated the first few minutes of the game using their pack in the pick and drive option and running the ball wide giving the Thomian defense a tough time defending the Royal backs. After […]

S.Thomas Survive Science Scare

S.Thomas college were in the driving seat with their players in the first few minutes of the game, however due to some unfortunate handling errors S.Thomas college missed three golden opportunities to score, nevertheless S.Thomas college who drew first blood on the scoreboard of Mayon Jayawardena, after receiving a good pass from fly-half Hans Walpola, […]