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Tearful Anitha vows to comeback

Sri Lanka’s pole vault sensation Anitha Jegathesewaran failed to maintain her reputation as she painted a poor picture at the All-Island National School Games Athletic Championships which continued at the Bogambara Stadium in Kandy yesterday. The 19-year-old athlete from Mahajana College Jaffana came into the limelight by creating a new…

Jaffna schoolboy sets pole vault record

Sri Lanka –Eighteen-year-old B Lavanan of Arunodaya College, Jaffna set a new meetrecord in the under-18 Pole Vault event in the 82nd Sir John Tarbat Senior athletics Championship, which commenced yesterday at the Mahinda Rajapaksa Stadium, Diyagama, Homagama.Lavanan broke the previous record of 3.71m set by R Saparamadu of AnandaCollege, Colombo in…