Nilani Ratnayake wins 1500m at South Asian Games

2019-12-03 at 13:08

Sri Lanka’s Nilani Ratnayake today won the women’s 1,500 meters event at the 2019 South Asian Games in Nepal.

Ratnayake secured the Gold medal after clocking 4 minutes and 34.34 seconds while two Indian athletes won the silver and bronze medals respectively in the event.

Sri Lanka also secured a silver and a bronze medal during today’s athletic events.

Sri Lanka has now won 29 medals including four gold medals, 10 silver and 15 bronze medals.

Meanwhile, Nepal continue to top the Medals Table with 16 gold medals.

India has secured six gold medals and are placed second in the 2019 South Asia Games Medals Table.