The Women’s Wrestling Team of Sri Lanka Air Force emerged as unbeaten champions for the third consecutive year while the Men’s Team became Runners Up at the Defence Services Wrestling Championship 2018 which was held at the Sports Arena at Sri Lanka Naval Base Welisara from 10 August to 13 August 2018.
SLAF Women Wrestlers won Six Gold medals, Seven Silver medals and Two Bronze medals and Leading Aircraftwoman Karunasena HAN was adjudged as the Best Technical Wrestler.
SLAF men’s Wrestlers won Five Gold medals, One Silver medal and Four Bronze medals and Leading Aircraftman Wijesooriya WMML was adjudged as the Best Technical Wrestler.
The list of winners is as follows;
Women ( Gold Medal) Leading Aircraftwoman Karunasena HAN - 50kg Leading Aircraftwoman Priynga kumara MWDM- 62kg Leading Aircraftwoman Perera CNN- 65kg Leading Aircraftwoman Rupasinghe RAMN- 72kg Leading Aircraftwoman Senavithathna GGS- 68kg Leading Aircraftwoman Weerasinghe weckr- 76kg
Women ( Silver Medal) Leading Aircraftwoman Senavirathna GGGS- 53kg Leading Aircraftwoman Rathnayaka RMKM 55kg Leading Aircraftwoman Dehumini SADN 57kg Leading Aircraftwoman Maduwanthi RAK 65kg Leading Aircraftwoman Chethana RMS 68kg Leading Aircraftwoman Lakmali WNG 72kg Leading Aircraftwoman Wickramapala KKDP 59kg
Women ( Bronze Medal) Leading Aircraftwoman Priyangika RMM - 55kg Leading Aircraftwoman Nawoda NLL - 76kg
Mens (Gold Medal) Leading Aircraftman Feranando RUM - 65kg Leading Aircraftman Maduranga TKS- 70kg Leading Aircraftman Wijesooriya WMML- 86kg Leading Aircraftman Adikari AMPS - 97Kg Leading Aircraftman Kalyana KBR -125kg
Mens (Silver medal) Leading Aircraftman Walpita WSM-92kg
Mens (Bronze medal Leading Aircraftman Zoisa ACI - 52kg Leading Aircraftman Silva GLPD - 74kg Leading Aircraftman Theelipan MR - 79kg Leading Aircraftman Madusanka WKY - 125kg