Sri Lanka Army

Defenders of the Nation

National Weightlifting Championship 2018 - Army Runners-Up

National Weightlifting Championship 2018, held at the ‘Maithri’ Hall at Bandaragama on Saturday (01) September gave victory to the team in Kohuwala. The Sri Lanka Army Weightlifting Team became the Runners-up collecting 23 marks.

The performance of the SLA Team at the National Weightlifting Championship 2018 is given below;


59 KG - Corporal S. K. S Pradeep (Best Weightlifter)


66 K - Private Y. G. S Abeywickrama

74 KG - Lance Corporal I. L Chathura Kumara

83 KG - Private K.K.I Wijeweera

93 KG - Lance Corporal D.M.D Dhanansuriya

105 KG - Private M.D.M Senaka

120 KG - Lance Corporal J. D. N Jayarathna

120 KG+ - Private T.D.P Fernando