SLC to reward Paralympic medalists

Sri Lanka Cricket have announced that the organization have come forward to reward Paralympic Medalists Dinesh Priyantha and Dulan Kodithuwakku. Sri Lanka Cricket’s executive committee has decided to award Dinesh Priyantha Herath, who won a Gold medal in the Men’s...

Kumudu Priyanka makes her Paralympic debut

Kumudu Priynaka, Sri Lanka’s only female participant of the 2020 Paralympic Games currently ongoing in Tokyo, made her debut in the Paralympic arena featuring in the Women’s 100m T47 competition.  Priyanka competed in heat 01 in the first round of...

Dulan wins second medal of the day for Sri Lanka

Dulan Kodithuwakku won Sri Lanka’s second Paralympic medal of the day when he clinched the Bronze medal in the Men’s Javelin F64 with a personal best performance of 65.61m recorded in his 4th attempt.  Dulan had a strong start to...
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Para World record and Gold for Dinesh Priyantha

Sri Lankan Para athlete Dinesh Priyantha won Gold in the Men’s F46 Javelin final with a World Record distance of 67.79m at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo, Japan.  Dinesh became the first Sri Lankan to win Gold at a...
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9 Strong Team Sri Lanka – Paralympics 2020

Team Sri Lanka will participate at the Paralympics 2020 in Tokyo, Japan in the hopes of securing at least a third consecutive medal in the biggest stage of them all, after Pradeep Sanjaya (2012) and Dinesh Priyantha Herath (2016)...

Sri Lanka to field team of seven for World Athletics U20 Championship

Seven Sri Lankan athletes are set to participate at the World Athletics U20 Championships, also known as the World Junior Championships, which will be held from 17th to 22nd August 2021 at the Nyayo Sports Complex in Nairobi, Kenya, following its...

Record figures at Tokyo Olympics highlights global reach of athletics

World Athletics President Sebastian Coe has hailed the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games and the people of Japan for allowing the dreams of the world’s athletes to come to life at what has proven to be the most globally successful...

Karlsson eliminated after 2 refusals from Chopin VA

Mathilda Karlsson, Sri Lanka’s last competitor at Tokyo 2020, was eliminated from the jumping individual qualifier, after she and her mount Chopin VA had to refusals in their performance. Karlsson was the 13th rider on the start list, but unfortunately,...
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Abeykoon falls short of semi-final

Yupun Abeykoon finished 6th in Heat 3 of Round 1 in the Men’s 100m at Tokyo 2020, with a timing of 10.32. With the top 3 and best 3 finishers of the 7 heats set to progress through to the...

ICYMI: Fixtures, Results, Videos & Photos

If you missed out on the performances of Team Sri Lanka at the 2020 Olympic Games, which is currently underway in Tokyo, Japan, we’ve got you covered.  Bookmark this link and just scroll down and we will keep you updated...

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