Army’s Sisira Kumara wins first stage
Feb 1, 2011 7:00:00 PM - aussieindolanka.com
Sri Lanka Army dominated the first stage of the ‘Deyata Kirula’ cycle race which concluded its first stage at Nawalapitiya yesterday. The race ended in a tight finish as the first three riders crossed the finish line in a bunch clocking 3 hours 54 minutes 46 seconds. Sri Lanka Army’s Asela Sisira Kumara and Gayan Kumara won the first and second places while SL Navy’s Sarath Kumara became the third on the opening day. The race commenced in front of Galle Face Green, Colombo in the morning after receiving the starting orders from Economic Development Minister Basil Rajapaksa.