Defending champion Novak Djokovic suffered a shock defeat by world number 117 Denis Istomin in the second round of the Australian Open. The six-time winner struggled for rhythm and lost 7-6 (10-8) 5-7 2-6 7-6 (7-5) 6-4 in four hours...
ATT Womens Tennis 2017

Defending national champion Thisuri Mollligoda showcased a dominant performance in home conditions to take the first week of the Astoria Asian Tennis Tour defeating Indian national Vikram Bhasin in the finals.Sri Lanka's most dominant Tennis players To be the...

Sri Lanka’s hopes in the Astoria Asian Tennis Tour will be vested on Thisuri Molligoda when she takes on India’s Vikram Bhasin in the final clash of the main draw in the first week of the women’s series played...

To be the best in the country in a sport is indeed a commendable feat for any sportsperson. But being the best in the sport undisputedly requires continuous effort and determination. Over the past two decades, Sri Lanka tennis...
Neyara Weerawansa

Sri Lanka’s Neyara Weerawansa did her country proud when she won the Girls’ Singles of the ITF Asia 14 & Under Championship Division II in Thailand defeating Maria Breidy of Lebanon in the finals. A team of six players...

Indian national ITF pro circuit player Karunday Singh took home the second week Men’s Singles title of the first ever Asian Tennis Tour as he defeated fellow Indian national Kunal Anand 6-1, 6-2 in the final. The event kicked...
Sri Lanka Tennis Juniors

In a prospect of player development and enhancement of skills, a six-member Sri Lankan team took wing to Thailand for the ITF Under 14 Development Championship that is scheduled to be played from the 8th to the 21st of...
Asian Tennis Tour

Colombo will play hosts to the opening series of the Asian Tennis Tour that will be hosted by the Sri Lanka Tennis Association from the 9th -22nd of January. Marking a fresh beginning to a busy year in the...
Roger Federar

An emotional Roger Federer made an impressive comeback to tennis on Monday with an easy win over Great Britain’s Dan Evans at the Hopman Cup in Perth. The Swiss champion, who has been out of action for six months due...
Serena Williams shares the Open-era record of 22 Grand Slams with Steffi Graf, and is two behind Margaret Court's all-time record of 24

Serena Williams was troubled by windy conditions and some early rust before beating 69th-ranked Pauline Parmentier 6-3, 6-4 to launch her comeback from a four-month lay-off at the Auckland Classic on Tuesday. In her first outing since she was shocked...