Savith Weerasinghe Junior National Champion 2018

Savith crowned Junior National Champion

Savith Weerasinghe was crowned the Boys U18 champion at the Nationals Tennis Championship 2018 in three sets of scintillating tennis. View Photos of the Boy's U18 Final 8th seed Savith Weerasinghe had an easy run in his first few rounds of...

Djokovic makes winning return, new dad Federer ready to play

Novak Djokovic made a winning return nearly a month after suffering a wrist injury, starting the Rome Masters on a rainy Tuesday with a 6-3, 7-5 defeat of Radek Stepanek.

Rafael Nadal picks up 16th Slam with routine win in US Open 2017 final

Rafael Nadal made it 16 slams, 3 behind Roger Federer, with an easy straight sets win over Kevin Anderson, 6-3 6-3 6-4. It wasn’t really all that competitive although Anderson played tough to ensure he did not embarrass himself in his first...

100th Colombo Championships: Double Crown for Nethmi Waduge

The young Visakian Nethmi Waduge stole the spotlight once again in the Colombo Championships last Tuesday when she went on to take the Under 18 championship title defeating Anika Seneviratne after a close contest in the finals.

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Rio Olympics 2016: Serena & Venus Williams lose in doubles

Serena and Venus Williams lost for the first time in an Olympics doubles match as their hopes of winning a fourth successive title were surprisingly ended in the first round at Rio 2016. The American top seeds lost 6-3 6-4...

Rafael Nadal sees off young lion Borna Ćorić at US Open

As the most difficult season of Rafael Nadal’s career turned into the homestretch on Monday night at the US Open, many among the Spaniard’s manifold followers had reason to fear the worst.

Clay Court Nationals 2020 commences

The Hutch-HNB Clay Court Nationals Tennis Tournament got underway on the 19th of March at the Sri Lanka Tennis Association courts. This is the 2020 version of the tournament which was carried forward due interruptions caused by the Covid-19...
Nethmi Waduge & Thisuri Molligoda

Nethmi Waduge & Thisuri Molligoda battle it out for the Women’s national title

It will be a repeat of last year’s national championship final as Nethmi Waduge and Thisuri Molligoda will meet each other once again in the final of the 101st Junior and Senior National Championship that is set to be...
Sri Lanka Tennis Juniors

Sri Lanka Juniors off to Thailand for ITF Under 14 Tennis Championship

In a prospect of player development and enhancement of skills, a six-member Sri Lankan team took wing to Thailand for the ITF Under 14 Development Championship that is scheduled to be played from the 8th to the 21st of...

A cherished year for Sri Lanka Tennis – 2017 in retrospect

In its 102nd year of existence, Sri Lanka Tennis Association, has once again shown extreme prowess and perseverance through their officials, players and fans alike. After being relegated to the third group of the prestigious Davis Cup in 2016, the...

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