Weight lifter, Chathuranga Lakmal wins bronze at Commonwealth

(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Chathuranga Lakmal won the bronze medal for Sri Lanka in weight lifting at the 21st Commonwealth Games held in Australia this morning.

He competed in the 56kg category, lifting a total weight of 248kg.

Malaysian weight lifter Muhammad Azroy won the gold medal lifting a total eight of 261kg and Indian weight lifter Gururaja won the silver medal lifting a total weight of 249kg.

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