Sri Lankan Wins Javelin Bronze at Rio Paralympics

Sri Lankan bronze medal

Congratulations to Dinesh Priyantha Herath Mudiyanselage for winning a bronze medal for Sri Lanka in the men’s javelin F46 throw at the Rio Paralympics !!!

The 30 year old Sri Lankan medalist managed to throw the javelin 58.23 m, beating his own personal best. He was only 1.7 metres short from second place which China secured. India managed to win the event with a throw of 63.97 metres.

Well Done Dinesh !!! All the Sri Lankans are celebrating your victory !!! Thank you and good luck to all the other Sri Lankan competitors.