Battle of the North powered by Mobitel

April 2018| 265 views

(L-R): S K Elilventhan, Principal, Jaffna Central College; Sugath Abeysinghe, Regional Head, Mobitel and V S B Thusheetharan, Vice Principal, Jaffna St John’s College

Mobitel proudly sponsored the 112th Battle of the North encounter between the traditional rivals St. John’s Jaffna and Jaffna Central College. The Big Match between the two Jaffna schools commenced in March 2018. The battle of the North is the oldest playing big match in the peninsula of Jaffna. This annual sporting encounter between the two leading colleges in Jaffna was eagerly anticipated by students, past pupils, teachers and cricket fans in general in the region.

Mobitel is committed to enabling youth to access equal opportunities regardless of considerations of geographic territories. As the National Mobile Service Provider, Mobitel always look forward to giving wings to local champions to excel in both local as well as international spheres. By sponsoring several sporting encounters in all parts of the island, Mobitel is empowering a generation of sporting talent in the country.