Harischandra Best rider at Pinwatte Cycle Tour
The fifth annual Pinwatte Gems Cycle Tour conducted by Ratnapura
District Cycling Association and Provincial Secretariat Pelmadulla was
won by one of the Elite Riders Wasantha Harischandra of the Sri Lanka
Army. The event held on April 15 was sponsored by Pinwatte Gems.
Over 50 riders on standard bikes participated in his 170 km tour and
the finish was very close one with the winner Wasantha and the two
runners up Jeewan Sandakelum of Sri Lanka Ports Authority and Dinesh
Danushka, Sri Lanka Air Force clocking the same time of 4 hrs 41 mts. 39
Janak Sumanaweera was declared as the winner of the Ratnapura
District, while A.M. Maharoof was placed second and Chamal Ranjith took
the third position in this category.
Janak Sumanaweera also became the Best Sprint rider during the whole
Tour which covered a distance of 170km.
Overall: Wasantha Harischandra (Sri Lanka Army) 4: 41.39 secs.,
Jean Sandakelum (Sri Lanka Ports Authority) 4:41.39 secs. Dinesh
Danushka (Sri Lanka Air Force) 4:41.39 secs. Nandana Wijetunga (Kalutara)
5: 1.00 secs. Asiri Kelum (Southern CC) 5: 1.00 secs.
Ratnapura District: 1. Janak Sumanaweera, 2. A. M. Maharoof,
3. Chamal Ranjith
Best Sprinters: 1. Janak Sumanaweera, 2. A. M. Maharoof, 3.