The signed shoes are worth about £20,000 and were taken from a commercial premises
Soldier Akila Channaka Feranando was able to win third medal for Sri Lanka as he finished second in the 20,000M race walking event of the Thailand open Athletics championship 2014 held at Thammasat university sports complex yesterday.
57th Junior National Championships 2014 organised by Sri Lanka Athletics Association concluded yesterday at Sugathadasa stadium Colombo.
Seevali Central athlete Akila Ravishanka’s hopes of improving on the record he established on Saturday was dashed when his starting blocks slipped back at the start of the 110 metres hurdles final (under-18), on the third day of the Junior National Athletics Championship at the Sugathadasa Stadium, yesterday.
Leading hurdler Supun Viraj Randeniya vented his frustration of not being selected for international events, by breaking the 110 metres hurdles record (under-23) for a second time in the meet, on the penultimate day of the Junior National Athletics Championship, on Sunday.
Kevin Vallathesar, a cross country champion in his age category in France is one of the three overseas based dual citizenship holders competing at the Junior National Athletics Championship starting at the Sugathdasa Stadium on Friday.
The medals that athletes will compete for at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow have been unveiled.