Sri Lanka Men’s Volleyball team beat the hosts Bangladesh in straight sets, 3-0 in the final of the Bangabandhu Central Asian Challenge Cup Volleyball Championship in Dhaka on Tuesday (28th December).
The Lankan spikers led by Lasidu Methmal scored 28-26, 25-20, 25-20 to remain unbeaten throughout the competition, having won all their four previous matches. When the two teams met during the group stage Sri Lanka beat the home team, 3-1 (17-25, 26-24, 25-18, 25-21).
Mahela Indeewara Bandara and Danushka Dilshan were named best attacker and best setter respectively in the Men’s category. The Women’s team ended as the 3rd placed team beating Kyrgyzstan in the 3rd/4th place playoff game on Tuesday. Both teams returned to the island yesterday (29th December).