Avindra Perera and Nethmie Waduge won the under-18 boys and girls singles tennis crowns respectively at the Junior Tennis National championship played at the SLTA courts Sir Marcus Fernando Mawatha on 12th August.
Avindra Perera who lost the first set on 4/6 did very well to come back strong and clinch the next two sets on 6/4, 6/0 finishing off with fluency.
New women’s singles champion Nethmie Waduge had a tough time to beat Thisuri Molligoda in straight sets in the girls final.
Results: U-18 finals: (boys):Avindra Perera beat Aadavan Pushparaj 4/6, 6/4, 6/0.
(Girls):Nethmie Waduge beat Thisuri Molligoda 6/3, 6/4.