Rilawala Reflections

by Anura Gunasekera



The King Reigns Again

On 29th January, in the Rod Laver Arena, Roger Federer, 17 times Majors Champion, defied age, injuries, the most extreme odds, all Tennis pundits’ predictions and, most importantly, his constant tormentor, to win the 2017 Australian Open Singles Championship and... Continue Reading →


Vivid description of a time gone by for the insider and outsider

Are versatility and excellence in a wide spectrum of disparate fields, reinforced by uncommon attributes and a multiplicity of skills, a hallmark of genius? Surely, readers of “Memoirs of a Thomian” will be able to render a balanced judgment. This... Continue Reading →

A Cricketing Flogging

On a dry surface in Paarl, which offered minimal assistance to bowlers, a South African batting line-up was rewarded, under a blazing sun, for both enterprise and discipline, with a competitive 300 runs. Just a few hours later, on the... Continue Reading →

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