The 2014 Carlton Junior Tennis Cup which was worked off at the SLTA premises commenced on the 25th of October and was undoubtedly the islands largest tournament as far as the history of the sport of tennis is concerned. The tournament witnessed its successful conclusion on the 28th of October.
The press conference for the Carlton Junior Cup Tennis Tournament 2014 was held at the Lakshman Kadirgamar Institute of International Relations and Strategic Studies on the 20th of October.
St. Peter’s College, Bambalapitiya tennis team completed a rare ‘double’ when they won the National Schools Tennis Championship’s Gold Medal at the Sri Lanka Tennis Association (SLTA), Colombo on Wednesday.
The 2014 under 19 All Island Inter School Tennis Tournament came to a close on the 11th of July.
The under 17 Inter School All Island Tennis Tournament which was held at the Sri Lanka Tennis Association came to a close on the 27th of June.
Thisuri Molligoda beat Thewuni Devaraja while Nishangan Nadaraja got the better of his schoolmate at St. Peter’s College, Bambalapitiya, Chehan Fernando, to clinch the Girls and boys Under-18 Singles titles respectively at the SSC Open Tennis Tournament in Colombo.
Novak Djokovic took his winning run against world number one Rafael Nadal to three matches with a superb victory in the Sony Open final.