Saman and Navin fight for national title
Dec 22, 2010 7:00:00 PM - aussieindolanka.com
Former national champion Saman Tillekeratne and defending champion Navin Samarasinghe booked their places in the men’s open final of 2010 National Squash Championship at Gymkhana Squash court yesterday.
Saman Tillekeratne overcame Wenura Jayasuriya without much effort in his semi final while Navin Samarasinghe defeated Gihan Suwaris in the other which went for four sets.
Tehani Guruge had no difficulty in winning the women’s semi final beating Sharya Guruge while another promising player Nadindi Udangawa had the better of Mandakini Gunasekara to meet Tehani in the final. Nimesh Nirmal became the champion in the newly introduced James Finlay Juvenile Championship when he beat K P Rochana in the boy’s under nine event while Sameera Deen had an easy game over Dewmini Chandrika to win the girls championship of same age category.