Day‌ ‌5‌ ‌of‌ ‌the‌ ‌SSC‌ ‌Open‌ ‌Tennis‌ ‌Championship:‌ ‌Lineup‌ ‌

As Day 5 of the SSC Open Tennis Championship rolls up, excitement is building in the Men’s Singles draw. Rounding up the last of the Round of 32, some old guns have mixed with the new talent making for...

Anika and Yasitha crowned National Champions

Anika Seneviratne and Yasitha De Silva have been crowned Nationals Champions at the 2020 Sri Lanka National Tennis Championship which commenced on the 9th of January. 2021 starts with a bang; Tennis Nationals to commence tomorrow Both the Men’s and Women’s...
Anika – Janali showdown for the Women’s title

Anika – Janali showdown for the Women’s title

Anika Seneviratne and Janali Manamperi have fought their way into the grand finale of the 2020 Nationals Women’s Singles final. The showdown will take place tomorrow (17) at 2:30 pm at the Sri Lanka Tennis Association. The 2020 Sri Lanka...

2021 starts with a bang; Tennis Nationals to commence tomorrow

The first national tournament of the new year will be hosted by the Sri Lanka Tennis Association as they bring to life the 2020 Sri Lanka National Tennis Tournament. The event commences tomorrow, 9th and go on till the...
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Three moms take charge at the US Open

History was made earlier this week at the U.S. Open, where three moms advanced to the quarterfinals of a Grand Slam for the first time in the professional era. Serena Williams, Tsvetana Pironkova and Victoria Azarenka all won fourth-round matches in New York in a...

Anika wins 3rd consecutive title at Clay Court Nationals

Yasitha De Silva and Anika Seneviratne clinch the Men’s and Women’s Singles crowns at the Clay Court Nationals Tennis Tournament 2020, at the SLTA yesterday, August 29th. The tournament was the big comeback event from the long pause due...

Sri Lanka Tennis ready to end drought with Clay Court Nationals

Bringing a much-awaited end to the long drought in the country with scarce sporting action, the Sri Lanka Tennis Association is ready to get the show on the road, later this month. Plans are being made to kick off the...
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A fresh facelift for SLTA with newly appointed Director of Administration

The Sri Lanka Tennis Association (SLTA) has appointed Guyanga Weerasekera as its Director Administration.  The management of SLTA has done well to keep its talent around to assume management duties. One such talent is Guyanga Weerasekara, a reputed coach to...

Safe and steady; Sri Lanka Tennis ready for restart

The country’s oldest sports body, Sri Lanka Tennis Association is gearing up to restart sport, while being mindful of the situation concerning the deadly Covid-19 pandemic.  While most sports bodies are still struggling to get back on their feet, the...

World’s No. 1 tests positive for COVID-19 after controversial charity tourney

Novak Djokovic and his wife Jelena have tested positive for Corona virus after the controversial Adria Tour. Djokovic is the 4th player to go down this road in the pro circuit. While Djokovic and his wife have been infected,...

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