Saturday, 13 August 2022
SL contingent leaves for 2016 Olympics

SL contingent leaves for 2016 Olympics

The Sri Lankan contingent taking in the 2016 Olympics have left for Rio De Janeiro, Brazil.

The nine-member team headed by Anuradha Indrajith Cooray left the national Olympic committee office yesterday and are expected to to check in at the Rio Athletes’ Village today (02).

Athletes: Niluka Rajesekara, Sumedha Ranasinghe, Swimmers; Mathew Abeyasinghe and Kimiko Raheem, Weight lifter; Sudesh Peris, Shuttler; Niluka Karunarathne, Sharp shooter; Mangala Samarakoon. and Judoka; Nuwan Dharmawardena will represent Sri Lanka at the Rio Olympics.