Veteran south paw, Ishak Sahabdeen of Glaxo
Smith Kline combined well with young Asela Tennakoon of The
Finance Company, to lift the brand new ‘Purico’ trophy, when
they beat Ameer Muthuwappa of Lankem Ceylon and Achira Welikala
of Softlogic in the final at the first MCA Snooker Doubles
Championships, concluded at the MCA table last weekend.
The tournament was sponsored by Tea Infusions (Pvt)
Semi-Final One: Ishak Sahabdeen (Glaxo Smith
Kline) and Asela Tennakoon (The Finance Company) beat Chris
Ferdinandz and Janaka Perera (Metropolitan Group) 50/43, 62/36.
Semi Final Two: Ameer Muthuwappa (Lankem Ceylon)
and Achira Welikala (Softlogic) beat Roshan Iddamalgoda (Mabroc
Teas) and Chaminda Fernando (JL Morison) 69/50, 59/46.
Final: Ishak Sahabdeen (Glaxo Smith Kline) and
Asela Tennakoon (The Fnance Company) beat Ameer Muthuwappa (Lankem
Ceylon) and Achira Welikala (Softlogic) 77/06, 20/63, 62/15.
Awards were presented by Tyrone de Silva, former
President/MCA, Tissa Madigasekera, President MCA and the chief
guest, Business Development Manager, Tea Infusions (Pvt)
Limited, N. S. Poorikco at the conclusion of the tournament.