SL wins gold at Commonwealth Weightlifting Championship

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Shashika Ekanayake of Sri Lanka won gold in the youth division in the 50 kg. weight category at the Commonwealth Weightlifting Championships in Malaysia, a short while ago.

He won gold by lifting in the 114 kg weight category under the “clean and jerk” method and also the 83 kg. category under the “snatch” method with a total weight of 197 kg.