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Artillery Inter Regiment Volleyball Championship - 2021

2021-04-01

The finals of the Artillery Inter Regiment Volleyball championship 2021 organized by the 9th Field Regiment Sri Lanka Artillery under the guidance of Major General Sampath Kotuwegoda, the Commandant Sri Lanka Army Volunteer Force and the Colonel Commandant of the Regiment of Sri Lanka Artillery, was held on 31 March 2021 at the Sri Lanka Army Indoor Stadium - Panagoda. The group stage matches were held from 11 to 16 March 2021 at the Arty Arena Panagoda.

7th Light Regiment and 9th Field Regiment qualified for the finals and 9th Field Regiment emerged as the champions. Major General Sampath Kotuwegoda graced the finals as the chief guest. The following players were recognized for their outstanding performances during the tournament and received special awards:

Best attacker : S/164790 Gnr Kumara WDSC – 9 SLA
Best defender : S/163793 L/Bdr Dissanayaka DMRK – 9 SLA
Best setter : S/164759 Gnr Kalainaathan M – 9 SLA
Best receiver : S/164412 Gnr Sisila Kumara AMR – 7 SLA
Best blocker : S/165562 Gnr Kumarasinghe KHSS – 9 SLA
Best service : S/165563 L/Bdr Kelumrathna GMS – 9 SLA
Best player : S/165563 L/Bdr Kelumrathna GMS – 9 SLA

4th Field Regiment emerged as the second runner up in the tournament by defeating 8th Medium Regiment.