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A new record by Sri Lankan athletes

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Sri Lankan athletes have performed really well in the 13th South Asian Games which is being held in Nepal.

The relay team brought glory to the motherland by setting a new record at men’s 4X 100 by completing the race with 39.14. The winning team comprised Himasha Eshan, Chamod Mihansa, Vinoj Suranjaya & Yupun Priyadarshana. The previous record was 39.40.

Nilani Rathnayake won her 2nd Gold of the Championship by winning the 5000M. Sri Lanka up to now is in the 3rd place in the medals table with a total of 79 medals.

13 Gold Medals, 23 Silver Medals and 43 Bronze Medals are in Sri Lanka account