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Oneli, Janali advance into pre-quarters

Oneli Perera in action
Oneli Perera in action

Oneli Perera and Janali Manamperi advanced into the pre-quarterfinals of the Women’s Singles on the third day of the Colombo Open Tennis Tournament, which continued at the SLTA Courts in Green Path, yesterday.

Oneli defeated Minuki Wanniarachchi 6-0, 6-1, while Janali had the better of Dahamna Methsandi 6-0, 6-2 in their respective third-round matches.

The results

Men’s Open (third-round): Vibuda Wijebandara beat Akila Vimukthi 2-6, 6-0, 10-7. Thehan Wijemanne beat Michael Siyaguna 6-4, 6-3. Chathurya Nilaweera beat Dilvan Herath 3-6, 6-4, 10-4. Dumidu Dilum beat G. Kuruppu 6-3, 7-5. Savith Weerasinghe beat Hasal Ahangama 6-0, 6-1. Wenuka Kithnula beat Kavisha Rathnayake 1-6, 6-2, 10-7.

Women’s Signals (third-round): Janali Manamperi beat Dahamna Methsandi 6-0, 6-2. Oneli Perera beat Minuki Wanniarachchi 6-0, 6-1. (A.N)