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TennisAug 30, 4 years ago

The 99th National Tennis Tournament : Prize giving ceremony

From Friday the 15th through to Sunday the 24th of August, the the 99th National Tennis Championship was held at the Sri Lanka Tennis Association’s (SLTA) hard courts in Colombo with the participation of winners and guest of honors. The prize givin…

TennisAug 25, 4 years ago

Heera and Tanveer seal doubles title

The Pakistan dominance in the 99th National Tennis Championship continued as Heera Ashiq and Tanveer Ashiq clinched the men’s doubles worked off at the Sri Lanka Tennis Association’s hard courts yesterday. They beat the Sri Lankan pair Sankha Ath…

TennisAug 24, 4 years ago

Heera wins men’s singles

Pakistan’s Heera Ashiq clinched the men’s singles finals of the 99th National Tennis Championship when he defeated the defending champion Dineshkanthan Thangarajah who retired following a leg injury while trailing two sets to one (6-3, 7-6, 6-7 ,…

TennisAug 23, 4 years ago

Amritha wins women’s singles title

The defending champion Amritha Muttiah clinched her sixth consecutive women’s national title when she defeated Thisuri Molligoda 6-4, 6-0 in the women’s singles finals of the 99th National Tennis Championship worked off the Sri Lanka Tennis Assoc…

TennisAug 20, 4 years ago

Samarasinghe does the double

Medhira Samarasinghe produced an astonishing display of tennis to clinch her second title in a matter of one week when she outplayed Hasindi Lokuge to seal the under-16 girls title of 99th Junior National Tennis Championship yesterday (20) Samarasing…

TennisAug 17, 4 years ago

Heera Ashiq beats Nishangan

Heera Ashiq defeated Nishangan Nadaraja 6-1,6-2 in the men’s single fourth quarter final of the 99th National Tennis Championship continued in Sri Lanka Tennis Association’s hard courts in Colombo yesterday. Nishangan of course beat Avishka Perer…

Table TennisAug 17, 4 years ago

Kodagoda clinches Table Tennis final

MS Kodagoda of the University of Kelaniya won the Intermediate Men’s Singles and Kavini Vihara of Girls High School Mount Lavina won the Intermediate Women’s Singles in the All Island Novices Intermediate Table Tennis Championship held at S.Thoma…

TennisAug 14, 4 years ago

Nadaraja takes boys’s under-18 final

Nishangan Nadaraja beat Avishka Perera 6-2, 6-2 to seal the boys’ under-18 final of the 99th Junior National Tennis Championship worked off in Sri Lanka Tennis Association’s (SLTA) hard courts in Colombo today. The 17-year-old boy from St Peter…

TennisAug 13, 4 years ago

Samarasinghe wins tennis final

Unseeded, Medhira Samarasinghe of Ladies’ College, Colombo stunned Nethmi Waduge to seal the girl’s under-18 Junior National title when she outplayed the latter 6-3, 6-0 in the finals at the Sri Lanka Tennis Association’s (SLTA) hard courts yes…

TennisAug 8, 4 years ago

Airtel sponsors Tennis Nationals

The ninety-ninth edition of Sri Lanka National Tennis Championship will be held from August 15 to 24 at Sri Lanka Tennis Association’s (SLTA) hard courts in Sri Marcus Fernando Mawatha. The Junior National tournament which kicked off yesterday at t…