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St. Peter’s and Ladies’ triumph in Under 15 Tennis

A decisive third single that spanned to a time duration of over two hours saw Isuru Peiris of St. Peter’s College retaining the Under 15 Tennis title for another successive year as the 15-year-old went on to defeat Thehan...

“I want to be a player with an unforgettable presence” – Adithya Karunarathne

In Sri Lanka’s century long journey in the sport of tennis, we’ve seen many great stalwarts bringing fame to the country and taking the aspirations of the country forward. The story of the 14-year-old who took the headlines two...

Under 17 Tennis: Ananda pounce on St. Peter’s, Ladies’ take double

After a resilient comeback by Peterite Inthujan Selvaratnarajah, St. Peter’s College Colombo crumbled in the 2nd Doubles to the Ananda pair Kithmin De Silva and Sanuda Amasith to create history and win the Under 17 Tennis title for the...
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Giving back to the sport – Dineshkanthan Thangarajah

At a time when five-time Sri Lankan national Tennis champion Dineshkanthan Thangarajah was awaiting his international entry after excelling in the local circuit, he hit a dead end, due to the lack of funds. To counter the challenge ahead...

Breaking the 21 year hoodoo – S. Thomas’ College Tennis

The year 2016 was a successful one for ‘The School by the Sea’; S. Thomas’ College, with their Student Athletes excelling and making headlines all throughout the year. Despite the disappointing loss at the Royal-Thomian big match encounter, the...

Sri Lanka takes on Fed Cup 2019

A 5-member entourage has set off to Tajikistan to battle 5 nations at the 2019 edition of the Women’s senior Fed Cup Tennis Championship 2019. The tournament will commence on the 12th June and will carry through till the...

Ladies’ and Ananda crowned champs

All Island Interschool Tennis Tournament The under 15 Tennis Teams of Ladies' College and Ananda College took home the title of the All Island Inter-School Tennis Tournament for the year 2017. The final matches were worked off today (4th May)...

A hero with a racket and a yellow fuzzy ball

A tale of a boy who started his career playing on center court amidst hundreds of fans, competing for his alma mater. 10 years later, he is on the very same court with the very same fans cheering him...

Schools’ Tennis hits the courts, finally!

After a lapse of one year, Sri Lanka Schools’ Tennis is back on the courts with the remainder of the 2018 All Island Interschool Tennis Tournament commencing yesterday. The 2018 All Island Interschool Tournament was rendered incomplete due to time...

Anika and Sharmal score Sri Lanka’s first victories

Anika Seneviratne and Sharmal Dissanayake secured their maiden victories at the Asian Games in the Women’s and Men's Singles categories earlier today (19th Aug). This will be recorded as Sri Lanka’s first victory in any sport at this year’s...

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