Eight Tennis Team members of the University of Kelaniya (women and men), who will be participating in the 12th UiTM International Sports Fiesta-2017 in Malaysia, received the visa fees and the Insurance fees sponsored by the University on the 07th of August 2017 at the Vice-chancellor’s office.
While congratulating the team, Prof. Lakshman Seneviratne, the Deputy Vice Chancellor of the University stated that the players should always try to ensure their victory, but they should also have the ability to accept defeat gracefully. Furthermore, he stated that it was the responsibility of the players who participate in sports events in foreign countries to promote the name of the University of Kelaniya in the international arena.
This event was participated by Prof. S.R.D. Kalingamudali, the Chairman of the Sports Advisory Board, Mr. G.G.U. Saman Kumara, the Actg. Director of Physical Education, Ms. G.A.S.G. Godamune, the Instructress in Physical Education, and the members of the Tennis Teams.