V. Asika of the North was adjudged the Best junior Athlete of Sri Lanka. An event for honouring the best athletes in Sri Lanka was held at the BMICH recently. Asika has been adjudged as the Best athlete of Sri Lanka in the Junior Division and hounred in this event.
Competing in the 58 kgs. section in the Commonwealth Weight Lifting Competition, held last year, Asika captured the bronze. This is the main reason behind the honuor Asika received in this event.
She had won a colours in the Colours of the North Night, held by the Northern Sports Section. She was also adjudged as the best athlete of the Weight lifting Championships held by the Northern Weight Lifting Association, and concluded a few days back.