South Asian Ports Games
The competitors from all seaports and airports of the five South
Asian Countries will participate at the South Asian Ports Games (SAPOG)
to be held from October 4 to 8 at different venues. The main venue of
the sports festival will be in Colombo while several games in the
festival have been scheduled to be held in various parts of the country.
The inaugural South Asian Ports Games will see participants from
India Pakistan, Bangladesh, Maldives and Sri Lanka vying for honours.
For this festival, 54 teams from various ports and airport
establishments will participate.The opening ceremony will be held on
October 4 at the Sugathadasa Stadium and the closing ceremony and
distribution of awards will be on October 8 at Temple Trees, with
President Mahinda Rajapaksa as chief guest.