Exclusive feature about Paralympian Dinesh Priyantha Herath

Thursday, 15 September 2016 - 7:52


Sri Lankan Paralympian Javelin thrower, Dinesh Priyantha Herath, won the bronze medal in the Javelin F46 event. He is the second Paralympic medalists in the country.

Herath showcased his personal best throw of 58.23m at Rio’s Olympic stadium.

Chuliang Guo of China won the Silver medal while Devendra Jhajharia of India won Gold.

Hiru Sport Corner went to Kagama area in Ipalogama find more information about this talented athlete who made the island proud.