Sri Lanka Army

Defenders of the Nation

Army Veterans in Hockey Secure 2nd Place

Army Hockey players above 40 years of age taking part in the Hockey tournament organized by the players at Matale Hockey team clinched the runners-up slot during the final tussle played at Edward Park Ground, Matale on Saturday (11).

The tournament, competed by eight teams was held to mark the 80th anniversary of the Matale Sports Club.

In the final encounter the Army team after contesting against the host secured the runners-up slot.

Following are the participants of the Army Hockey team;

* Lieutenant K.W.A.S.D Jayawardhana

* Warrant Officer II R. Hettiarachchi

* Sergeant H.A Jagath Kumara

* Corporal E.B.C Pallearachchi

* Corporal J.S Jayasinghe

* Corporal P.W Cramer

* Lance Corporal A.W.M Sanash