Tamil Eelam Netball team wins Championship
[TamilNet, Monday, 08 September 2003, 20:37 GMT]
The leader of the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam, V. Pirapaharan, Monday congratulated and honored the Tamil Eelam Netball team that participated at the 8th Tamil National Sports Festival in London, United Kingdom, and won the championship shield, sources said.
Ms. Nishanthi Rajaratnam, the leader of the winning team, presented the team's Championship shield to Mr. Pirapaharan.
Ms. Nishanthi Rajaratnam presenting the team's shield to Mr. Pirapaharan. (Photo: Alex/LTTE)
Mr. Pirapaharan awards merit certificate to one of the team members. (Photo: Alex/LTTE)
Mr. Pirapaharan and Mr. Thamilchelvan (2nd from right), the political head of the LTTE, with the Netball team members (2nd row) and LTTE's sports officials. (Photo: Alex/LTTE)
Mr. Pirapaharan and Mr. Thamilchelvan seen talking to the Netball team members (Photo: Alex/LTTE)