Netball Nationals from February 11 | Daily News

Netball Nationals from February 11

Senior National championship conducted by Netball Federation of Sri Lanka (NFSL) is scheduled to be held from February 11-13 at Torrington grounds Colombo 7.

This is going to be keen tussle as all the National team members (Asia cup champions) are taking part at this event. This tourney will also focus on team selection for the forthcoming World Netball Cup which will be played in South Africa in June.

NFSL already plan to conduct coaching work shop to update Netball umpires which will be held on January 21 at Gothami Balika Vidyalaya Colombo 10. Commence from 7.30 am onwards. Already applied A, B, C level umpires are eligible to take part in this work shop. For more details contact Yasmin Dharmaratne on 0779788474 9(Netball Exam Committee Chairman) or Layani Renuka on 07737136379 (Exam Committee Secretary)

In addition the endurance test for the Netball umpires (A and B grades) will be held on January 28 at Sport Ministry Indoor Stadium at Torrington square. The umpires of the A and B grade will have to face “Beep test” on this day while the umpires of the Sri Lanka Schools Netball Association have been invited to take part this test. NFSL is expected to be more concerned about the umpires and their qualifications as it is very important to promote this sport, said Netball President Victoria Lakshmi.


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