ECONOMYNEXT – Sri Lanka President congratulated the National Netball team for winning the Asian Netball Championship 2022, saying the team set an example by winning the title despite the ongoing crisis in the country, a statement from his office said.
Sri Lanka has won the netball championship for the second consecutive year beating the host Singapore 63-53.
President Ranil Wickremesinghe has said that the team’s achievement was due to the team’s dedication despite the challenge the country is going through.
He has said the netball team’s perseverance to attract the attention of all the of all netball fans including those of the international sphere set an example to all the sportsmen and sportswomen.
Sri Lanka is also a six-time Asian Netball Champion.