Further Personal Information
||Serves in the Army
Sport Specific Information
|When and where did you begin this sport?
||He began shooting at age 21 in the Sri Lankan Army. He originally competed in athletics but switched to shooting during military training.
|Why this sport?
||He was influenced by one of his superiors in the army. "He helped me a lot. He is the one who guided me and showed me the path to blossom as a shooter of international class."
|Club / Team
||Sri Lanka Army: Sri Lanka
|Name of coach
||Pushpamali Ramanayake [club, national], SRI
||Reading books, watching movies. (Athlete, 17 Jul 2012)
|Memorable sporting achievement
||Qualifying for the Olympic Games. (Athlete, 07 Aug 2016)
|Most influential person in career
||His coaches. (Athlete, 07 Aug 2016)
|Hero / Idol
||Indian shooter Abhinav Bindra. (Athlete, 07 Aug 2016)
|Sporting philosophy / motto
||"Train and focus." (Athlete, 07 Aug 2016)
||To become a shooting coach. (Athlete, 17 Jul 2012)