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Anika and Savini to clash in Women’s final

Anika Seneviratne and Savini Jayasuriya set up a final showdown in the Women’s Open Singles by winning their respective semi-finals in the Colombo Open Tennis Championships, which continued at the SLTA Courts in Green Path yesterday.

Anika went through some anxious moments before overcoming Oneli Perera 6-2, 4-6, 6-1 while Savini was also stretched to a three-setter before overcoming Janali Manamperi 7-5, 1/6, 7-6 (2).

The results:

Men’s Open Singles (semi-finals): Luca Knese beat Dumindu Dilum 6-1, 6-4. Vibuda Wijebandara beat Thehan Wijemanne 6-3, 7-5.

Women’s Open Singles (semi-finals): Anika Seneviratne beat Oneli Perera 6-2, 4-6, 6-1. Savini Jayasuriya beat Janali Manamperi 7-5, 1/6, 7-6 (2). - (A.N)