University of Peradeniya won the Championship 2022

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The Invitational Universities Staff Badminton Championship 2022, organized by the University of Colombo was held on the 13th and 14th of January 2023 at the Indoor Gymnasium of University of Colombo. Graced by all Government Universities under the UGC and UGC-recognized higher Educational Institutes was held with the ultimate grandiose, enthusiasm, and fervor that an event of this nature could boast of. The Tournament was organized around the following seven championships categories: Men’s Open Team Championship; Women’s Open Team Championship; Men’s Over 40 Team Championship; Open Men’s Single; Open Women’s Single; Over 40 Men’s Single; Over 40 Women’s Single.

University of Peradeniya won the Championship in the Men’s Open Team Championship and the Men’s Over 40 Team Championship.  Players from the University of Peradeniya were also acclaimed for their outstanding individual performance.  


Men’s Open Team Championship

Champions – Team Members

Best player – Mr. I. U. Lokusooriya


Men’s Over 40 Team Championship

Champions – Team Members

Best player – Mr. R. M. A. P. Rathnayaka


Open Men’s Single

  1. 2nd Runner-up – Mr. I. U. Lokusooriya (Shroff – Accounts Division, Faculty of Engineering)
  2. 2nd Runner-up – Mr. Roshana De Silva (Technical Officer, Department of Sociology, Faculty of Arts)


Over 40 Men’s Single

  1. Runner-up – Mr. Y. M. K. Indika (Electrician, Electrical Division)
  2. 2nd Runner-up – Mr. K. A. Ravindra (Book Binder, Main Library)
  3. 2nd Runner-up – Mr. K. W. L. N. Indika (Instructor, Department of Physical Education)