Saturday, 5 May 2012
Sri Lanka Junior National Table Tennis Team will participate in the Thailand Junior and Cadet Open International Table Tennis Championship and ITTF World Junior Circuit Table Tennis Championship from today till May 09 in Pattaya, Thailand.
Junior table tennis players with tour officials and TTASL officials
The 18 member team included majority from outstations and will compete in under 12,15 and 18 age categories.
Sri Lankan girls and boys teams included some of the finest paddlers who participated in many international events and expected to come up with impressive performances in both tournaments.
Former National player and Vice President of the TTASL, W.A. Buddhasiri will be the team Manager while Former National Champion Namal Gunasekara and Thushara Sampath will be the coaches. M.A.R. Pathirana is the Lady Chaperon.
Girls Team: Chandima Madushani (Mahamaya College Kandy), Kasuani Pitigala (Southland College/Galle), Avindi Nisansala (Dharmasoka College Amabalangoda), Muthumali Priyadarshani (Devananda College Ambalangoda ), Pavani Sirisena (Maliyadewa College Kurunegala), Praveena Silva (Girls High School Kandy), Hansani Piumila (Anula Vidyalaya Negegoda), Imasha De Silva (Dharmasoka College Amabalangoda), Roshini Dahanaka (Holy Family Convent, Kurunegala),
Boys Team: Nuwan Jayasundara (Maliyadeve College Kurunegala), Supun Sirisena (Maliyadeva College, Kurunegala), Probodana Rodrigo (St Anthonys College, Kandy), Chinthaka Ekanayaka (Vidyartha College Kandy), Shehan Shanaka (Devananda College, Ambalangoda), Chamidu Thennakoon (Dharmaraja College, Kandy), P D U Thannakoon (Dharmaraja College, Kandy), Lithmina Mahanama (Wesley College, Colombo – Penhold player), Chathura Gunasekara (Sussex College Kandy),
Officials: W A Buddhasiri (Manager/Coach), Namal Gunasekara (Coach – Under 15 team), Thushara Samapath (Coach – Under 12 team), M A R Pathirana (Lady chaperon)