Today is a memorable day for Sri Lanka Baseball. Sri Lanka Umpire Sujeewa Wijayanayake has been appointed as one of the umpires for Gold Medal game of Asian Games in sport of Baseball.
World No.2 Japan and World No.3 Korea in Baseball World Ranking will fight for the Gold Medal.
He officiated as the plate umpire for Japan vs Thailand match, 2nd base umpire in Korea vs Taipei match, and was the 1st Base umpire of Indonesia vs Korea.
To our knowledge this is the first person who represents Sri Lanka has been selected to umpire in Final match of any sport event in the history of Asian Games.
SLABSA wish him all the success and wish both teams.