The Sri Lanka Schools Weight Lifting Championships are being conducted now at the Trincomalee Akkrabhothy National College, Kantalai.
Northern students continued to win medals yesterday also. Some results are shown below :
|Weight Lifting||<17 years
|Abishek||St. James, Kurunagar
|57 – 70-120||Bronze|
|” “||> 94 Kgs.||H.Manojan||Kokkuvil Hindu||200||Gold|
|” “||<44 Kgs.||T.Tharsika||Pandiyankulam MV||81||Gold|
|” “||<20 years
|Gna. Nirusa||” “||82||Bronze|
4 Northern Girls placed within the first ten places.
|N.vithursana||Kokkuvil Hindu College||4th
|Thamilarasy||Pandatharippu Girls College||5th|
|Sarmini||Puthukudiyiruppu Central College||10th|
* Fitted against Vayamba University at the Peradeniya Grounds, Jaffna University entered the Semi finals of the Inter University Cricket Series, with a 17 runs victory.
*St. Johjn’s Aruljotheeswaran Thanusan excelled in the Inter School Karate Competition – 2018 winning Gold Medals in Kumite, Kata, Group Kumite and Group Kata of the under 20 group, conducted by the NPC Sports Minstry.