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Tharuka de Silva on the podium

Tharuka de Silva is a juvenile rider who is making big strides on the Racing tracks. The ten year old rider competed in all Super Cross events in Sri Lanka up to date has performed excellently to be on the podium on every occasion.

Riding on 50cc Class entered the motor racing competing in the under-10 age category at the Gajaba Super Cross. He has taken part in events at Gajabe Super Cross, Fox Hill Super Cross, Cavalry Super Cross, Sigiriya Rally Cross, Walawa Rally Cross. Carlton Super Cross, Pannala Auto Cross and Galle Cross. In all these meets he has being performing well to reach the podium as the first runner-up.

De Silva competing on 65cc class bike in the under-13 Class too did well to be on the podium after reaching the second runner-up position riding along with more experienced riders of this class.

Having gained a lot experience riding in under-10 and 13 age categories he also decided to ride in the under-16 age group and was able finish as the second runner-up in the Nuwara Eliya race meet.

He hopes to travel to Japan and England to compete in events that are to be conducted in these countries later this year. He will be sponsored by Bimsara enterprises owned by Prasanne Jayawardene.