Sumedha Ranasinghe



  • SPORT
    ATHLETICS
  • DATE OF BIRTH
    10th Feb 1991
  • GENDER
    Male
  • BIRTH PROVINCE
    Sabaragamuwa
  • PLACE OF BIRTH
    Kegalle
  • OCCUPATION
    Full time athlete
  • HEIGHT (CM)
    180
  • WEIGHT (KG)
    92

INTERNATIONAL HONOURS

  • 2018- Thailand Open Athletics championship - GOLD
  • 2017- World University Games - Chinese Taipei –12th
  • 2017 – Asian Grand prix -3rd leg –Chinese Taipei – 7th
  • 2017 – Asian Grand prix -2nd leg –China – 6th
  • 2017 – Asian Grand prix -1st leg –China – 7th
  • 2017- Australian Open Athletics Championship – Sydney - BRONZE
  • 2016- Mok Po International Throwers Meeting - SILVER
  • 2016 – Olympic Games – Rio de Jeniro ,Brazil – 18
  • 2016- South Asian Games –Bhubaneswar ,India - GOLD
  • 2015 – Thailand open athletics championship - GOLD
  • 2015 – World University Games –Korea –17th
  • 2019 - Asian Championship Doha,Qatar - Javelin Throw 8th (73.50m)

NATIONAL HONOURS

  • 2018 - National Sports Festival - GOLD
  • 2018 - National Athletics Championship - SILVER
  • 2015- National Sports Festival - GOLD
  • 2015 - National Athletics Championship - GOLD

Sumedha Ranasinghe is a male Sri Lankan Javelin Thrower,  With a distance of 83.04 metres, and a new Sri Lankan record, Ranasinghe achieved the qualifying standard for the Javelin at the 2016 Summer Olympics.

Date Personal Best Competition Venue Achievement
03 December 2015 Javelin Throw -83.04m SAG Trials Diyagama 1st
Date Seasonal Best Competition Venue Achievement
24/02/2019 Javelin Throw-78.82m 1st National Trial Sugathdasa Stadium, Colombo 1st

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