Sri Lanka’s Ishan Bandara has won the Men’s 52 KG Boxing quarter final against Lesotho’s Thabo Molefe at the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Australia. Bandara now advances to semi final rounds, and is assured of a medal whatever the outcome of the semi finals be.
Earlier this morning, Anusha Kodithuwakku won the bronze medal in the 45-48 KG weight class Women’s boxing event. As of now, Sri Lanka has won one silver medal and three bronze medals at 2018 Commonwealth Games. This is the first time since 2014 that Sri Lanka won medals at Commonwealth Games.