Sri Lanka took five wins at the first round of the three round Asian Grand Prix yesterday.
High-Jumper Manjula Kumara was placed first in his event with a height of 2.23 m
Sprinter Shehan Ambepitiya was placed 03rd in the 100m men’s race with a clock time of 10.52 seconds.
Meanwhile, Chandrika Subhashini and Prasanna Amarasekara were placed 03rd in their respective women’s and men’s 400m races.
Christine Meryl was also placed 03rd in the 400 m hurdles event.
The 02nd round of the Asian Grand Prix will commence on the 11th of this month.