Cosmos Hockey Club from Melbourne, Australia will take on the Ceylon Malays Cricket Club (CMCC) veterans hockey team to mark the club’s 145th anniversary on the 3rd of November 2017 at the AstroTurf in Reid Avenue.
The Cosmos previously visited the island in 2014 and they’ve been traveling the world ever since.
In 1907, Hockey was first introduced to the CMCC but the club’s main focus was on cricket. Moreover, the Colombo Hockey Association was formed in 1955 and CMCC was considered as one of the 20 clubs that former CHA.
CMCC Members who represented Sri Lanka since CHA was former
T.S. Adahan, D.D. Rosayro, D.D. Abeysekera, K. Tharamarajah, M.I. Khan, T.M.S. Saldin, M.T. Swangsa, M.F. Mohothar, M.I. Jumar and Asgar Hamidon.
The veterans hockey match will be followed by an Invitation Hockey 7s Tournament.
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