Sri Lanka Army

Defenders of the Nation

Army Boxers (Male & Female) Emerge Champions in DS Games

Sri Lanka Army male and female boxers showed their colours in the just-concluded ‘Defence Services Games - 2018’ Boxing Championship, organized by the Sri Lanka Air Force Boxing Association held at Sri Lanka Air Force Base boxing court in Katunayake during 9-10 May.

The tournament was competed by tri-service male and female boxers with national and inter-national recognition.

Male boxers of the Army during the tournament won the DSG-2018 Championship securing 6 Gold Medals, 3 Silver Medals and 1 Bronze medals respectively. Army male boxers secured 10 medals altogether.

During the tournament, Army Woman Boxers also won 3 Gold Medals and 3 Silver Medals in all weight categories and secured the Championship.

Major General Rukmal Dias, Chairman, Sri Lanka Army Boxing Committee has thrown his weight behind those successes.