Mervyn still champion
Nov 29, 2010 7:00:00 PM - aussieindolanka.com
Former Senior Supdt of Police, Mervyn Fernando, having recently turned 69, is still the robust and agile tennis player that the country and especially the Police Department where he assiduously worked for the past 40 years should be proud of. As a Police officer he gave of his best first of all in upholding the laws of the land and secondly as a great wielder of the racquet.
Mervyn won the Veterans over 65 Championships at the 95th Sri Lanka Tennis Nationals held last month in Colombo and worked out by the Sri Lanka Tennis Association. Indeed, this was the third consecutive year which Mervyn was able to capture the singles championships in the veterans over 65 as well, his previous records not falling short of this recent achievements.