Sri Lankan players celebrate scoring a point during the men’s beach volleyball quarterfinal match against Australia at the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham on Friday. Photo: AP
Sri Lankan players celebrate scoring a point during the men’s beach volleyball quarterfinal match against Australia at the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham on Friday. Photo: AP
Britain

10 Sri Lankans disappear from Commonwealth Games in suspected bid to remain in UK

  • Nine athletes and a manager went missing after completing their events
  • Incident happened despite contingent’s management retaining the passports of all members to ensure they returned home

Sri Lankan players celebrate scoring a point during the men’s beach volleyball quarterfinal match against Australia at the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham on Friday. Photo: AP
Sri Lankan players celebrate scoring a point during the men’s beach volleyball quarterfinal match against Australia at the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham on Friday. Photo: AP
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