Sports News Update: The State Services Netball Knockout Tournament was held at the indoor stadium of Trincomalee on 17th and 18th December 2019. Sri Lanka Navy women’s netball team, taking part in the tournament in group ‘A’, clinched the championship in the respective group.
The tournament was held under three groups as ‘A’, ‘B’ and ‘C’ and the Navy completed under group ‘A’. Stamping its authority right through the tournament, the Navy beat Sri Lanka Air Force (45 -55), Sri Lanka Army (39-59) on its way to the victory.
The skills of the Navy’s netball athletes and their sportsmanship won high praise of the spectators and distinguished guests.