Sri Lanka flag Map of Sri Lanka

Key Facts

Top medal sports
(pre-2012)

Capital

Colombo

Population

20,400,000

Size

65,610km²

Languages

  • Sinhala
  • Tamil
  • English

Sri Lanka profile on BBC News

London 2012 site in Tamil

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
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The Olympic countdown clock in Trafalgar Square 2012 dates for your diary

A guide to all the key events happening around the UK in the year London stages the Olympic and Paralympic Games.

2 Jan 12

Sri Lanka at the Olympics

1948 First Olympic appearance