Home / Sports/ Navin and Sharya crowned Squash National Champions 2011

Navin and Sharya crowned Squash National Champions 2011

Comments / {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}} Views / Monday, 2 January 2012 00:01

Amidst fan fare provided by the Navy Cultural Troupe, Navin Samarasinghe and Sharya Guruge were crowned Squash National Champions for 2011.

Men’s Open National Squash Champion Navin Samarasinghe – a six-time National Champion – repeated his performance for the seventh time, whilst the Women’s Open National Squash Champion Sharya Guruge won this event for the first time.

Udaya Senevirathne, Secretary to the Minister of Sports, who graced the occasion as the Chief Guest at this prestigious squash tournament conducted by the Sri Lanka Squash Federation, stated that it was a pleasure to watch the finals of the Men’s open event as the game was of a very high standard, lasting for more than one hour and both players producing champion squash.

The results of the finals conducted at the 31st Squash National Championship as reported on the internet on Tournament Software.com

Men’s Open

No. 1 Seed Navin Samarasinghe beat (2) Saman Thillekerathne 8/11, 6/11, 12/10, 11/6, 11/4

Women’s Open

No. 1 Seed Sharya Guruge beat (2) Nadhindhi Udangawa 11/2, 9/11, 11/1, 4/11, 11/4

Men’s Novices

Lt. Thennakoon beat H.D Samarakoon 11/8, 11/7, 11 / 8

Men’s Open Over 35

S.N. Thillekerathna beat P.Wijetunga 11/6, 11/5, 11/9

Men’s Open Over 45

M. Rizwan beat R.S. Deen 11/7, 11/6, 11/4

Men’s Over 50

Azmil walkover I.M. Ramzy

Share This Article


1. All comments will be moderated by the Daily FT Web Editor.

2. Comments that are abusive, obscene, incendiary, defamatory or irrelevant will not be published.

3. We may remove hyperlinks within comments.

4. Kindly use a genuine email ID and provide your name.

5. Spamming the comments section under different user names may result in being blacklisted.


Today's Columnists

Greening China and BRI: Chinese legal framework for sustainable environment protection

Tuesday, 20 November 2018

The concept and scope of greening the belt and road The Greening BRI is to add the ‘greening’ notion along with the ‘BRI’. Building a ‘Greening BRI’ means adhering to the concept of green development, balanced development, harmony betwee

Political evil paralysing Parliament

Tuesday, 20 November 2018

Our politics has arrived at a point when we must insist on recognising the niceties of human nastiness. Organised horror in Parliament is either trivialised or ignored by most of mainstream media print and electronic. What unfolded in Parliament las

10 theses on Sri Lanka’s existential crisis: Roots, dynamics, dimensions

Tuesday, 20 November 2018

1.The crisis has deep national, social and psychological roots. Our island contains two consciousnesses or two types of consciousness, two competing states of mind. Contrary to myth, the periphery of our island has the longest uninterrupted colonial

Make toilets and safe sanitation services accessible to all

Tuesday, 20 November 2018

All people everywhere should have access to safe sanitation services, including hygienic toilets that are connected to quality sewage systems. For many people across the WHO South-East Asia Region, as across the world, access to these services never

Columnists More