Ruwani Kannangara (Musaeus College, Colombo) and Malith Dilush (Devananda College, Ambalangoda) emerged as Junior National Girls and Boys Champions at the recently concluded Junior National Table Tennis Championship 2010. Sri Lanka Table Tennis Association conducted the tournament on January 6 and 7 at the S Thomas’ Indoor Stadium, Mount Lavinia.
Nuwani Navodya (Dharmashoka College, Ambalangoda) bagged a triple crown, winning the u-15 single, u-18 double and u-18 mix double titles. Nuwani beat her school mate Erandi Warusavithana in the under -15 singles final and overcame Tharunnya Shashini (Sri Devananda College, Ambalangoda) and Kavindi Sahabandu (Holy Family BMV, Kurunegala) with her partner Rasheena Maduwanthi in the under-18 doubles match. On her way to the third victory Nuwani with Pubudu Channaka beat Chandima Madushani (Mahamaya Girls College, Kandy) and Udaya Ranasinghe (Vidyartha College, Kandy) in the under-18 mix doubles.