Yasitha-Dilvan bag doubles title


Yasitha de Silva teamed up with Dilvan Herath to outplay Ashen Silva and Srinath Udayachandran in straight sets (6/1, 6/1) to clinch the Men’s open double’s title at the 107th Colombo Tennis Championship worked off at SLTA Clay courts yesterday.

Meanwhile, Yuhansa Peiris of Bishops College defeated Annaya Norbert 6/4, 6/2 to bag the Girls’ Under-12 title.

Into the boys U-2 final, Rishit Somarathna of Ananda College defeated Ashlin de Silva in a thrilling three setter (3/6, 7/5, 11/09).