Sri Lanka Coast Guard (SLCG), celebrates its’ 8th anniversary on 4th March, 2018. In order to commemorate this, a soft-ball cricket tournament and a volleyball tournament were organized by the SLCG on 24th and 25th February 2018 at SLCG Headquarters at Mirissa in Weligama.
Ten teams participated in the soft-ball cricket tournament which was held at D.S. Senanayake Ground, Weligama. After a series of knock-outs, SLNS Ruhuna team won the trophy of the championship whilst SLCG Rohana Team- A became the runners up. The “Best Batsman of the Final Match” and the ‘Best Batsman of the Tournament’ titles were awarded to Lieutenant Commander R.P.A.N.K Rajapaksha of SLCG for the excellent batting performance he displayed throughout the tournament whilst ‘Best Bowler of the Tournament’ title was awarded to Leading Transport Assistant N.R.L Ranjith of SLNS Ruhuna.