Names : ( Left to Right ) Group champions of the recently concluded Sudirman Cup Badminton Tournament in China, Sri Lankan badminton team players pose for a photograph with the Secretary to the Ministry of Telecommunication, Foreign Employment and Sports W A Chulananda Perera, Sri Lanka Badminton President Rohan de Silva, National coach Tony Wahyudi and other officials following a felicitation ceremony held in Colombo. The players also were rewarded with cash awards during the event. Sri Lankan shuttlers emerged group champions when they beat Ireland 3-2 in the classification round of the Sudirman Cup which was held at Guangxi Sports Centre in Nanning, China in May. Niluka Karunaratne was also felicitated at this event on his victory for winning a gold medal at Benin International 2019 which was held in Benin from 27th to 20th June 2019. Niluka is now ranked 129 in the world ranking. He is doing his best to qualify & represent Sri Lanka once again at Badminton in 2020 Olympic game.