BITS OPEN SPORT MEET (BOSM) 2014 which is conducted annually by the Birla Institute of Technology and science Pilani, India was held from 19th September 2014 to 23rd September 2014. For the 3rd consecutive time a group of 18 sportsmen consisting both officer cadets and day scholars took part in this event. Here KDU took part in Badminton, Table Tennis, Chess, Athletics and Squash and were able to receive Gold and Silver medal in the event of Chess, Athletic, Table Tennis and Badminton competing with many teams from 58 Indian and 02 Foreign Universities.
Performance of KDU team throughout the sports meet was outstanding. Achievements of the teams are as follows,
The team members of the victorious KDU Chess team were 4149 O/C KMGPL Wijesinghe, Eng/12/0179 D/S KG Kavikeshawa, Eng/13/191 D/S KOV Kottahachchi, Eng/14/036 D/S TD Munasinghe, Eng/13/197 D/S KDRS Kuruppu.
Performance of the chess team was outstanding throughout the sport meet. KDU chess team was able to secure Gold Medal in both classical event and blitz event.
The team members of the victorious KDU athletic team were 3714 SUO NIC Namalgamuwage and 4134 O/C BVRR Peiris.
For the first time KDU took part in athletics in BOSM. Here KDU was able to secure 3 gold medals in 100m, 200m and 400m.
The team members of the victorious KDU Table Tennis team were LG/13/137 D/S AMP DE Silva, LLB/12/0073 D/S SK Abeyrathna, ENG/13/191 D/S KOV Kottahachchy, LLB/14/083 D/S AMP Gunasekara, ENG/12/0170 D/S KG Kavikshvara.
Performance of the KDU table tennis team was remarkable. They played against tough opponents and reached finals. Unfortunately they became runners up by being defeated to BITS Pilani team A.
The team members of the victorious KDU Badminton team were 4097 C/L/CPL BRC Mudalige, LLB/12/0073 D/S URIR Nimalachandra, ENG/12/0027 D/S LV Maduarsingha, ENG/13/151 D/S RKDG Kaluarachchi.
KDU badminton team played exceptionally well throughout the sports meet they reached finals successfully beating other teams. They played finals against Sri Ram College of commerce Delhi and became runners up.
The team members of the victorious KDU Squash team were 3598 O/C AADS Indika, 3726 O/C DTR Danthanarayana, 3765 O/C KHS Kodippilige, 4174 O/C HSU Thrimavithana.
For the first time KDU squash team also took part in this sports meet . Squash team reached the semifinals beating through opponents. Unfortunately they lose the semifinals to Sri Venkateshvar College. In the individual event 4174 O/C HSU Thrimavithana reached the finals and became runners up.