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Mahesh and Marlon join Sri Lanka Rugby

Sri Lanka Rugby (SLR), in their attempt to reach further excellence, yesterday appointed Mahesh Senanayake as their Director Commercial and Marlon Dale Ferreira to the post of Director Media of SLR.

Senanayake carries a total of 27 years of exposure and experience as a player (schools and clubs), a referee and an Administrator. Being a former player for Kingswood College, he captained the Under-15, Under-17 and Under-19 age groups.

He also represented Havelock SC, Army SC and Kandy Youth SC in ‘A’ Division rugby besides taking part in Under-21 and Under-24 tournaments and in Seven-A-Side and 10-A-side rugby representing HNB in Mercantile Sevens.

Senanayake has been an active member of the Sri Lanka Society for Rugby Football Referees for nearly 14 years within which he has served as a referee and secretary in two instances.

Meanwhile, Ferreira started his professional career as a sports journalist working for the ANCL, as a sports reporter for Daily News and the Sunday Observer Newspapers. His last assignment was covering ‘A’ Division rugby football in Sri Lanka prior to taking up employment at Air Lanka.


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