Sri Jayewardenepura University (USJP) emerged Overall champions for the first time in the history of the Inter-University Sports festival.
Sri Jayewardenepura University (USJP) emerged Men’s Champions and Women’s Champions.
The boys and girls won in swimming, baseball, volleyball, netball, table tennis and basketball. The boys won the swimming event for seventh consecutive year.
Their men and women finished runners-up in athletics and badminton.
USJP men’s team finished third in basketball, cricket, football, taekwondo, tennis, weightlifting, chess, and elle, while their women’s team finished third in tennis, hockey and elle.
Some disciplines in this year’s tournament marked several glorifying moments with records made by individual players and teams.
Dhanushka Sandarwan established a new meet record in long jump-7.51m
The 4x100m relay team set a meet record of 43.05 secs.
Eight new meet records were established in swimming.