Manjula Kumara

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Manjula Kumara Wijesekara (born 30 January 1984 in Morawaka) is an Sri Lankan high jumper.

His personal best is 2.27 metres, first achieved in July 2004 in Colombo. This is the Sri Lankan record.[1]

Competition record[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Notes
Representing  Sri Lanka
2001 World Youth Championships Debrecen, Hungary 8th 2.10 m
2002 World Junior Championships Kingston, Jamaica 9th 2.14 m
Asian Championships Colombo, Sri Lanka 5th 2.15 m
Asian Games Busan, South Korea 8th 2.10 m
Asian Junior Championships Bangkok, Thailand 5th 2.15 m
2003 Asian Championships Manila, Philippines 11th 2.10 m
2004 South Asian Games Islamabad, Pakistan 1st 2.20 m (NR)
Olympic Games Athens, Greece 20th (q) 2.20 m
2005 World Championships Helsinki, Finland 23rd (q) 2.15 m
Asian Championships Incheon, South Korea 1st 2.27 m (NR)
2006 South Asian Games Colombo, Sri Lanka 1st 2.19 m
Asian Games Doha, Qatar 7th 2.15 m
2009 Asian Championships Guangzhou, China 1st 2.23 m
2010 Commonwealth Games Delhi, India 9th 2.15 m
Asian Games Guangzhou, China 6th 2.19 m
2013 Asian Championships Pune, India 8th 2.18 m
2014 Asian Games Incheon, South Korea 12th 2.15 m


Manjula Kumara profile at IAAF

  1. ^ Sri Lankan athletics records