First Pro Tennis player tests Positive for Covid-19

Budding Brazilian star Thiago Seyboth Wild, who clinched his first ATP title three weeks ago, is the first tennis player to announce that he has tested positive for coronavirus. The 20-year-old revealed that he has been in self-isolation for...

HNB & Hutch empower Clay Court Nationals 2020

Hatton National Bank and Hutch Telecommunications joined hands with the Sri Lanka Tennis Association as Main Sponsors of the Clay Court Nationals Tennis Tournament 2020. The tournament will be held from the 13th – 26th March at the SLTA. Photos:...

Sri Lanka through to final qualifiers of the World Juniors

Sri Lanka is through to the final qualifiers of the World Juniors and has secured top spots at the ITF 14 & Under Development tournament. At the world junior ITF 2020, Asia/Oceania pre-qualifying rounds held in Jakarta, Indonesia. Sri Lanka...

International Wheelchair Tennis Tournaments to commence in February

The Sri Lanka Tennis Association is set to host 3 back to back International Wheelchair Tennis Tournaments and the World Cup qualifier (Asian region) this year. The 9th Negombo Open was held from the 09th to 12th February at the...

Luca and Savini deliver as junior tennis age groups ooze promise at SSC 2020

Luca Knese and Savini Jayasuriya clinched the Under 18 Boys’ and Girls’ titles respectively at the 121st version of the SSC Open Tennis Tournament.  The first tournament for the calendar year saw last year’s young headline-makers make the front page...

Yasitha and Neyara clinch SSC Open titles

Davis Cup represent Yasitha De Silva and Neyara Weerawansa clinched the Men’s and Women’s Open titles at the 121st SSC Open Ranking Tennis Tournament. Over 600 entries showed up this year, making the event a highly competitive one, with most...

Sri Lanka lose their best due to travel ban

Sri Lanka will miss their star player Harshana Godamanna this Davis Cup season due to a travel ban from his resident country, the United States of America. Harshana Godamanna honoured by ITF 16 years, 51 ties, 94 matches later, Harshana...... Harshana Godamanna,...

Davis Cup Trials get underway

National Trials to be part of the Sri Lanka Men’s Davis Cup team got underway on Sunday (5th January) at the Sri Lanka Tennis Association courts. Nine contenders have been shortlisted to compete in this year’s trials with 2 senior...

Strong Sri Lanka Tennis contingent set to conquer Nepal

A 12-member team has been selected to represent Sri Lanka at the 13th South Asian Games to be held in Kathmandu/Pokhara Nepal from the 1st to the 10th December. After a round of trials conducted at the Sri Lanka Tennis...

Visakha dominates National Schools Tennis ‘19

Visakha Vidyalaya dominated this year’s National Schools Tennis Tournament clinching both the Under 17 and Under 20 titles. The tournament was held at the Garden Club in Kandy from the 21st of October. Read More - Royal and Bishop’s crowned U19...

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