Akila wins first silver for Sri Lanka

Thursday, 22 August 2013 - 11:24



Akila Ravisankha won the first silver medal for Sri Lanka at the ongoing Asian Youth Gams in Nanjing, China completing the boys’ 110-meter hurdles final with a personal best timing of 13.99 seconds yesterday.


Japans T. Furaya bagged the gold medal finishing the race in 13.36 seconds while Wong Yee of Chinese Taipei won the bronze medal clocking 14.06 seconds.