Saturday, September 12, 2015

Sri Lanka won handful of medals at 5th Commonwealth Youth Games

Sri Lankan contingent end their campaign high at the 5th Commonwealth Youth games which was concluded in Samoa today. Sri Lankan 8 member team won 6 medals to raise the flag high.



Three medals out of 4 Silver and 2 bronze came from weight lifting while Two silver medals won from Athletics.

The team captain Mihiliya Methsarani contributed with a bronze from girls squash individual.

Medal Winners
Pictures in order 
Shrimali Samarakoon - 48 kg - Weightlifting - Girls - Silver
Dhammika Ranathunga - High Jump - Boys - Silver
Yamani Dulanjalee - 400m Hurdles - Girls - Silver
Mihiliya Methsarani - Squash - Girls - Bronze
Bevishan Wijeywickrama - 85 kg - Weightlifting - Boys - Silver
Isuru Sandeera - 94 kg - Weightlifting - Boys - Bronze