List of famous athletes from Sri Lanka, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Sri Lanka has seen some very talented athletes over the years, many of who have gone on to represent their country in the Olympics. These are some of the best Sri Lanka athletes of all time, so if you're a native of Sri Lanka and are aspiring to compete in sports professionally then these are people you should look up to. If you're searching for a particular popular athlete from Sri Lanka then you can use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.
Prasanna Jayawardene and Brendon Kuruppu are a great starting point for your to rank your favorites on this list
This list answers the questions, "Who are the greatest Sri Lanka athletes?" and "Which athletes are from Sri Lanka?"You can click on the names of these legendary athletes of Sri Lanka in order to get more information about each one.