Although the sport of hockey at Royal College can be traced to its beginnings in 1915, there is sparse evidence in support. From the sidelines, it emerged as a popular fully-fledged sport in 1955 and gained immense popularity hence forward with continuing momentum. The first captain of the Royal College Hockey Team … Continue reading
Although the sport of hockey at Royal College can be traced to its beginnings in 1915, there is sparse evidence in support. From the sidelines, it emerged as a popular fully-fledged sport in 1955 and gained immense popularity hence forward … Continue reading
The Royal College U18 Hockey Team made its mark in history after securing victory at the U18 National Schools Hockey Tournament which concluded on the 11th September at the Astro Turf, Colombo. This is the 4th time a team from … Continue reading
Royal Reclaims Lennie De Silva trophy The conclusion of the proceedings on the 28th of November saw Royal College outshine their opponents Kingswood College, Kandy to add yet another trophy to the halls of Reid Avenue as they have been … Continue reading
Orville Abeynaike Memorial Trophy retained for 9th consecutive year. Royal winger Pasindu Charuke adjudged man of the match. The 16th Annual Royal Thomian Hockey encounter for the Orville Abeynaike Memorial Trophy took place on the 30th of October with Mr. D. … Continue reading
The prestigious Royal Wesley Hockey Encounter for the Dudley K.G. De Silva Memorial Shield that began in 2007 has been an encounter that is looked forward to in the Sri Lankan Hockey Calendar. As both teams have been a peak … Continue reading
Royal College hockey which continued to produce great performances and achievements throughout the last two decades further lived up to its own standards yet again by accumulating another triumph into its proud history. It is indeed a proud occasion for … Continue reading
HOCKEY TEAM STANDS UNBEATEN FOR THE SEASON It has been a good run for the Royal College Hockey Team as their winning streak brings them to the finals of the Western Province Hockey Tournament 2015 with the side taking … Continue reading
The First XI Hockey team of Royal College captained by Shaheer Bari and vice captained by Malith Rasanga further enlightened their success this year by touring Singapore and Malaysia for a series of encounters followed by coaching sessions with Malaysian … Continue reading
The 15th encounter played for the Orville Abeynaike Memorial Trophy which was held yesterday (12th of November 2014) concluded with the 1st XI Hockey team of Royal College retaining the trophy for the 8th consecutive year! The crowd gathered at … Continue reading
The Royal-Kingswood hockey encounter was held on the 11th of November 2014 from 2.30pm onwards at the Astro hockey turf, where both the under 15 and under 19 teams of Royal College managed to gain comprehensive wins over their opponents, … Continue reading
The Annual Hockey Encounter for the Dudley De Silva Challenge Shield between Royal College and Wesley College took place on the 27th of October 2014, at the Wesley College Grounds, where Royal College managed to come back from the back … Continue reading
The Hockey National Schools Games Tournament, was concluded on the 16th of September 2014, where the Royalists were able to add to their form and performance for the year thus far, as well as continue the winning streak with confidence … Continue reading
The Royal College Under 18 Hockey team led by Shaheer Bari emerged victorious for a second consecutive year as the team fought their way through the group stages into the final knockout rounds. The spirited hockey team was able to … Continue reading
Royal’s Under 17 Hockey team put on an exceptional display of dominance at the recently concluded All Island Under 17 Hockey Tournament which was held at the Matale Astro Turf. Sunday’s match against Christ Church College saw the team being … Continue reading
The Royal College Under 15 team defeated D.S. Senanayake College in the Colombo Schools Tournament through penalties after a full time score of 01 -01. The Under 19 Team emerged victorious over Wesley with a comprehensive score of 02-00.
Under 15 Royal 07 – 00 Asoka Royal 08 – 00 St. Peter’s Royal 05 – 00 Wesley Royal 05 – 00 Prince of Wales Under 19 Royal 10 – 01 St. Joseph’s Royal 00 – 02 St. Benedict’s Royal … Continue reading
Under 19 Third Group Match Royal 2 – 1 Ananda Under 15 Third Group Match – postponed. . . .
Under 15 – Royal 8 – 0 St. Peter’s Under 19 – Royal 0 – 2 St. Benedict’s
The Under 15 Match against Asoka Vidyalaya finished 7 – 0 and the Under 19 Match against St. Joseph’s College finished 10 – 1, both in favour of Royal College.