Dialog power for five top school teams
Dialogs Group Chief Marketing Officer, Nushad Perera (centre
left), and Supun Weerasinghe, CEO of Dialog Mobile (centre
right), with the Captains of Royal, Isipatana, St. Peters, S.
Thomas and St. Anthonys Katugastota
A major sponsor of Sri Lankan sports, Dialog will sponsor the rugby
teams of Royal College Colombo, St. Thomas' College Mount Lavinia,
Isipatana Vidayala Colombo, St. Anthony's College Katugastota and St.
Peter's College Colombo who make-up a formidable force in the League's
This is the first time that Dialog is sponsoring teams in the schools
rugby circle, and the company is keen to build lasting relations to
identify and develop talent to empower the future of the sport at
national level. Dialog is closely associated with schools cricket
offering players and institutions the necessary strength to raise their
game to the next level.
Nushad Perera, Group Chief Marketing Officer Dialog Telekom, said
"Dialog is today a catalyst for the development of sport in Sri Lanka,
and we are effectively setting the platform for the next generation of
sporting talent. The future of Sri Lankan rugby is here today, and as we
have done with cricket, coupled with our vision to empower and foster
talent - we will add to the development of the game in the country."
The 2010 season is bound to present an electric atmosphere to both
players and supporters of Sri Lankan schools rugby, with the pace and
intensity of the game reaching exhilarating heights over the recent
years. Dialog will also offer information on schools rugby fixtures and
SMS Alerts of match scores on Dialog Mobiles.
Dialog is a prominent sponsor of Sri Lankan Sports and is committed
to develop talent in Sri Lanka to international standards. The company
is closely associated with school cricket, athletics, football, rugby,
volleyball, rowing and disabled sports. Dialog was the first Sri Lankan
telecom service provider to sponsor the national cricket team and has
also powered several national contingents to international sporting
events that include the Olympics, Paralympics, Commonwealth, Asian, SAF
and FESPIC Games.