Sri Lanka Army

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SFHQ-KLN Football Tournament Ends

Security Force Headquarters - Kilinochchi Challenge Trophy Soccer Tournament, organized by the 652 Brigade of the 65 Division concluded on Tuesday (27) at the Parevupanjan playground in Kilinochchi.

Major General Ajith Kariyakarawana, Commander, Security Forces – Kilinochchi (SF-KLN) graced the occasion as the Chief Guest the finals of the tournament got off for both Army and civil teams.

28 Army teams participated in this Soccer Tournament. The finals among Army teams were held between players of 1 Gajaba Regiment team and the 9 Sri Lanka Signal Corps team. 1 Gajaba Regiment team won the match with a score of 3-0.

Six civil sector sports clubs vied in the tournament. ‘Joly Boys’ Sports Club and ‘Kaleimagal’ Sports Club played in the finals. However, ‘Joly Boys’ Sports Club won the match with a score of 2-1.

The Commander, Security Forces - Kilinochchi gave away trophies and certificates to the achievers.