Nisal Dilushana Thilakarathne of S. Thomas' College, Bandarawela won the Sri Lanka National Online (Novices Division) Chess Championship 2021 of the Sabaragamuwa Province (Open). The championship was held in August 2021. Nisal was unbeaten throughout the entire tournament with an impressive score of 7 out of 7 games.
Sathindu Vidujaya Lankathillake, also of S. Thomas' College, Bandarawela had an outstanding score 6 out of 7 possible games and claimed Silver at the tournament.
S. Thomas’ College, Bandarawela is a fee levying, private school in Bandarawela, Sri Lanka that provides an all-rounded education for boys from grades one to thirteen. The school was founded by Mr. W.T. Keble on January 20th, 1942 and is governed by the Church of Ceylon. The school celebrated its 75th anniversary in 2017. More>>