SSC Open tennis to resume on June 1

The Singhalese Sports Club Open, the ‘A’ Grade open ranking tennis tournament, which was temporarily postponed last week due to continuous rain, is to recommence next Tuesday (June 1).

But the organisers say two Men’s Open Singles semi-finals of the tournament will be played on the forthcoming Sunday, May 30, between Thangarajah Dineshkanthan and Rukmal Cooray as the players have to play in Davis Cup trials, to be worked off in Colombo from June 2.

Results of the events which have reached the finals before the tournament was stopped due to rain:


Girls’ Under-10:

Piyumi Wickramasinghe (Seed 2) Vs Umashi Ranaweera (1)

Girls’ Under-12:

Fathoum Issadeen (3) Vs Hasindi Lokuge (2)

Girls’ Under-18:

Roshenka Fernando (1) Vs Khemalie Herath (2)

Boys’ Under-10:

S. Innthujan (4) Vs Nuwantha Dissanayake (3)

Boys’ Under-12:

Joshua Jayaratne (1) Vs Nabeel Sabri (4)


Boys’ Under-18

Shehan Gomesz and Yasas Dewage (1) Vs Ashan Dep and M.A . Shakir (2).

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