Close contests expected in finals
Jan 5, 2011 7:00:00 PM - aussieindolanka.com
The Boxers had a tough contest in the Mens’ Super Heavy Weight, over 90 kgs semi final bout during the Clifford Cup Boxing Championship when W Lahiru Sadum (Sri Lanka Air Force) fought D R P Dissanayake (Slim Line BC) at the Sugathadasa Stadium yesterday.
The Airman defeated his rival scoring 6-5 to qualify for the final to meet M I Hansar (SL Army) who had an easy win over J M N G Jayasekara (SL Navy) when referee stop the contest in the1st round.
Altogether 29 men and women semi final bouts were scheduled for the day. In the Women’s Fly Weight, under 51 kgs bout S A N Weerarathne (MAS Southern Boxing Club) out pointed K H G de Silva (Silueta BC), scoring 4-3 points in a close contest.