Dates confirmed for Ritzbury All-Island Inter School Tennis 10s

After a lapse of 2 years, the most anticipated Ritzbury All-Island Inter School Tennis 10s is back in town, this year it will be worked off from 4th to 7th November 2022 at the Sri Lanka Tennis Association ...

Wrapping up ITF World Tennis Tour

ITF World Tennis Tour was worked off successfully last Sunday (9th October) at the Sri Lanka Tennis Association, Colombo. Out of 32 entries in the Boys’ singles, Lorant Gyori from Hugary and Kiran Vairavanathan from Sri Lanka booked their...
Roger Federer retires

Roger Federer to retire after Laver Cup in September

Roger Federer, one of the greatest players of all time, will retire from top-level tennis after the Laver Cup in London this month The 20-time Grand Slam champion has not played since Wimbledon 2021, after which he had a third...

Sri Lanka gain a spot in Group III for 2023

Sri Lanka bagged a win over Iraq after an intensive deciding encounter in Asia Oceania Zone Group IV event ‘A’ tennis tournament for promotion to Group III. Matches were worked off at SLTA clay courts in Greenpath, Colombo last...
Commonwealth games 2022

Nethmi Poruthotage give Sri Lanka it’s 1st Wrestling medal at CWG

18-year-old Nethmi Poruthotage took the first medal on offer on the Wrestling mat earlier today, as the youngster grabbed Bronze in the Women’s Freestyle 57kg event. Poruthotage also now holds the distinction of being the youngest Sri Lankan to medal...

Savini Jayasuriya seals Women’s open singles title

Savini Jayasuriya won the SLTA Women’s Open singles title by routing Saajida Razick 6-2, 6-2 yesterday with a display of flawless tennis. The finals were played at the SLTA tennis courts in Greenpath and it was rather an easy win...
Saajida & Savini advances to the Women’s Open Final

Sajida & Savini advances to the Women’s Open Final

Saajida Razick and Savini Jayasuriya have booked their spots in final of the Women’s Open singles at the 107th Colombo Tennis Championship. Saajida and Savini toppled their opponents, Denethya Dharmarathne and Vishmi Serasinghe in their respective semi-finals, with a comfortable...

Schools Tennis to commence this weekend

The All-Island Interschool Tennis Tournament is all set to commence this weekend with its Junior age groups and will continue through the month with the senior matches. The Schools’ Tennis Association will have their first tournament since 2019, having to...

Chathurya Nilaweera and Anjalika Kurera win National honors

Chathurya Nilaweera and Anjalika Kurera won their first major National titles of the year 2022, the Men’s and Women’s honors at the Clay Court Nationals Tennis Championship, concluded on the 26th March at the SLTA Clay courts. Chathurya Nilaweera started...
Ashleigh Barty

World No.1 Ashleigh Barty announces retirement

Ashleigh Barty, the No.1-ranked WTA player for 114 consecutive weeks and counting, announced her retirement from tennis on Tuesday. The outgoing Australian is one month shy of her 26th birthday. “It’s the first time I’ve actually said it out loud...

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