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Samarawickreme out to boost Kandy SC this year too

Hafiz Marikar in Kandy
Malik Samarawickreme one of the trustees of Kandy Sports Club and the kingpin of Kandy’s rugby is all out to give off his best for the side this year too.

Malik speaking to the committee at the Nittawela club recently said that the Nittawela Club has all facilities required for the game. They have a modern club house, gymnasium and restaurant. He said that this club should follow the pattern of the famous football club. Manchester United of UK in its professional touch.

He said that this year’s Singer-SriLankan Airlines International sevens will be a grand show as they have done most of the spadework for this fourth tourney which will be held in August/September.

He added that during the last ten years Kandy SC has won the Clifford Cup on nine occasions and the League too on many occasions and also the President’s Trophy. The effort was due to the dedication of the players, the discipline they follow and the backing given by the committee.

As for the future of Kandy SC rugby Malik was optimistic of his men performing well for many more years.


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