Consecutive titles for Chathurya and Kiran in ITF Juniors

Chathurya Nilaweera and Kiran Vairavanathan celebrate their second ITF Junior Title at the end of the ITF Junior Circuit Week 2. Nilaweera and Vairavanathan, coming in hot off their Week 1 Boys Doubles title, started the week strong by defeating...

Australian Open: Ashleigh Barty wins first Melbourne title by beating Danielle Collins

Ashleigh Barty beat Danielle Collins to win the Australian Open title, ending the home nation's 44-year wait for a Grand Slam women's singles champion. Top seed Barty fought back from 5-1 down in the second set to win 6-3 7-6...

Chathurya and Kiran win ITF Doubles for Sri Lanka

Chathurya Nilaweera and Kiran Vairavanathan bring the Boys Doubles title to Sri Lanka in the ITF Junior Circuit Week 1 tournament which concluded today (23) at the Sri Lanka Tennis Association. Seven Sri Lankan pairs competed in the Boys Doubles...
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Novak Djokovic wins appeal against deportation from Australia

Novak Djokovic has won his appeal against deportation from Australia, with a judge ordering that he be released from hotel quarantine within 30 minutes. Border officials previously ruled that the tennis star did not meet the criteria for a COVID...

Novak Djokovic’s Visa denied by Australian authorities

Tennis star Novak Djokovic has had his visa to enter Australia dramatically revoked on his arrival in Melbourne. The world number one was held in the city's airport for several hours before border forces announced he had not met entry...

Yasitha and Anjalika crowned National Tennis champions

Yasitha De Silva and Anjalika Kurera were crowned as the winners of the Men’s and Women’s Open at the 106th National Tennis Championship, which was worked off recently at the Sri Lanka Tennis Association Courts in Colombo. Photos – Men’s...

Wijemanne grabs maiden title, Kurera retains hers

As a final goodbye to the 2021 tennis in Sri Lanka, the Sri Lanka Tennis association decided to host the Super A-grade Colombo Championships, amidst the Global Covid-19 Pandemic. The tournament started proceedings on the 18th November, delayed by...

Sri Lanka achieve historic finish at World Team Cup

The Sri Lanka Wheelchair Tennis Team tore up Italy with a historic 6th place finish at the BNP Paribas World Team Cup, held in Sardinia from 27th September - 3rd October. The Sri Lanka team comprised of recent Paralympian Suresh...

Sri Lanka tour Italy for World Team Tennis Cup

Teams from 23 countries, are set to contest the 2021 BNP Paribas World Team Cup when the ITF’s flagship wheelchair tennis team event returns to Alghero, Sardinia from 27 September to 3 October. Team Sri Lanka comprises of recent Paralympian Suresh Ranjan,...

Mighty Syria brings down the Lions on Day 1

Sri Lanka’s first tie in Group C of the Davis Cup Tennis Championship Group III, took place today (16th) against Team Syria at the Jordan Tennis Federation Courts. Sri Lanka fielded a rather young team this time for the Group...

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