Manjula Kumara

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

His personal best is 2.27 metres, first achieved in July 2004 in Colombo, 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
2015 Asian Championships Wuhan, China 6th 2.20 m
2016 South Asian Games Guwahati, India 1st 2.17 m
Asian Indoor Championships Doha, Qatar 3rd 2.24 m

See also[edit]


Manjula Kumara profile at IAAF

  1. ^ Sri Lankan athletics records