Sharmal, Yasitha bow out of contention

Published : 9:09 am  June 22, 2017 | No comments so far |  |  (332) reads | 

By M. Shamil Amit
Sri Lanka’s Sharmal Dissanayake and Yasitha de Silva who won their first-round matches in the Sri Lanka F1 Futures Tennis Tournament on day one, bowed out of contention when they lost their second-round matches played at the SLTA Courts in Green Path, Colombo yesterday.

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Sharmal lost to Russia’s Mikhail Korovin while Yasitha went down to Italy’s Davide Gallopini by the identical margin of 2-0.  The pair also lost the doubles match to the Indian pair of Chandril Sood and Lakshit Sood in the first-round.


Meanwhile another Sri Lankan player Nishangan Nadaraja was beaten in a first-round singles match by S. D. Prawal Dev of India. 
The singles quarter-final matches and the two semi-final doubles will be played today commencing at 9.00 a.m. 

 

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