Commander of Navy applauds Navy sportswomen flying Navy flag high

Stunning performance by Sri Lanka women’s rugby team at Borneo sevens tournament in Malaysia helped triumph the first ever Borneo 7s cup title in the women’s category. The visited Sri Lankan women’s rugby team comprised of five Navy sportswomen.

Further, Sri Lanka Navy sportswomen emerged champions at the concluded 10th National Tug-of- war championship held on 10th December 2016 while having trounced at the Tug-of-War championship at Defence Services Games held on 5th August 2016.

The champion naval sportswomen called on Commander of Navy Vice Admiral, Ravindra Wijegunaratne at Naval Headquarters today (30). Expressing his gratitude, Vice Admiral Wijegunaratne lauded the talents of Navy sportswomen. He further appreciated the glory they brought to the Sri Lanka Navy by displaying their talents in sports arena. The Commander of the Navy presented them mementoes as a token of appreciation.