Jul 26, 6 years ago

Sudesh brings (Golden) Silver Medal for Sri Lanka

Sudesh brings (Golden) Silver Medal for Sri Lanka

29 years old Weight Lifter Sudesh Peiris became the first medal winner for Sri Lanka in the 20th Commonwealth Games in Glasgow on 25 th July at the Clyde Auditorium .

Sudesh was the flag bearer of comprising comprising 104 athletes for Sri Lanka at the opening ceremony of the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow , Scotland.

Sudesh Peiris won the bronze medal in the men’s 62 kg weightlifting clean and jerk event during the Commonwealth Games in New Delhi 2010 .

Sudesh lifted a total weight of 272kg breaking the current Sri Lankan record of the category . Yesterday he broke his own record of lifting total weight of 273kg while Dimitris Minasidis became the gold medal that has lifted 276kg .

We at sportsinfo.lk congratulate Sudesh for this great achievement!

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