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Kandy YMCA excels in weightlifting

The present weightlifting team of YMCA, Kandy: 1st row (kneeling) S.K.S.Pradeep, (seated) A.E.Wijewickrema (coach) (kneeling) H.L.W. Kumara. 2nd row from left: R.S.Roslan, L.Senaratne, Srimantha Nanayakkara, M.D.M. Senaka, M.M.D. Harischandra, D.B.A. Silva, M.G.R. Suranga, K.T.A. Prabath. 3rd row from left: Palitha Silva, A.N.Weerasena, S.P. de Silva, S.A.A.K. Dissanayake, H.G.S.K. Jayatissa, G.G.J.R. Pushpakumara, W.A.D. Suresh, S.Pushpakumara, A.M.D.R.Attapattu, D.B.Tennakone, D.J.Wijewickrema, A.G.R.K.W.
The present weightlifting team of YMCA, Kandy: 1st row (kneeling) S.K.S.Pradeep, (seated) A.E.Wijewickrema (coach) (kneeling) H.L.W. Kumara. 2nd row from left: R.S.Roslan, L.Senaratne, Srimantha Nanayakkara, M.D.M. Senaka, M.M.D. Harischandra, D.B.A. Silv

The present Kandy YMCA weightlifting team is one of the best weightlifting teams in Sri Lanka. They have won over 50 National team championships since they started competing in the National meets from 1964. S.A.Wijewickrema brothers (Senior & Junior) trained this team to come up to this level today.