Our school excelled at Provincial Level inter school athletic meet. Two age groups U-17 and U-19 performed better in the group events that involved four age groups. Four new records have been set in sprint events at this provincial level competition. Our students obtained first places in 8 events, second place in 5 events and third place in 3 events.
Battle of the North – 108th Encounter between Jaffna Central College and St.John’s College
HOURS OF PLAY
10.00 a.m to 12.00 noon Play
12.00 noon to 12.40 p.m Lunch
12.40 p.m to 02.40 p.m Play
It was a special day for the students Jaffna Central College 20th February 2014. The annual inter house sports meet 2014 of Jaffna Central College was held on Thursday 20th of February at College ground.
The "Battle of the North" is an annual Cricket Match played for three days between Jaffna Central College and Jaffna St.John's College. This match is considered as the third oldest Big Match in Sri Lanka after Colombo Royal College - St.Thomas College cricket encounter and the match between Matara St.Thomas - St.Servatius. The first match of "Battle of the North" took place in 1904. The 107th encounter was held from 14th to 16th March 2013.