Saturday, 04 February 2023
Chamara misses quarterfinals

Chamara misses quarterfinals

Sri Lankan judoka Chamara Nuwan Dharmawardena has failed to make it to the quarterfinals of the men’s 73kg event in Rio yesterday (08).

Initially, he did defeat American Samoan judoka Benjamin Waterhouse, qualifying for the round of 16.

During Round of 16, he was defeated by Georgian judoka and London Olympics gold medallist - Lasha Shavdatuashvili.

Chamara is the first Sri Lankan judoka competing at the Olympics.