ASIA CUP 2018
GOA - INDIA
Three teams from Sri Lanka were invited to play in the Asia Cup - 2018 in Goa, India from 4-10 June 2018.
INVITATIONAL SENIOR A Team, comprising Rex Perera (Capt), H.H.J.Keerthisena, Anthea de Alwis & Dilanjan Soysa won 5 matches out of a total of 11, beating the country teams: Australia, Korea, Chinese Taipei B, India and INV- Senior B.
INVITATIONAL SENIOR B Team, comprising, Romesh Bandaranaike(Capt), Lucky Fernandez, Asoka jayasinghe & Edward Perera won 3 matches, beating the country teams: Indonesia, Chinese Taipei B and Australia.
MEN TEAM, comprising, Y.R.Karunaratne, V.Balakumar, Lalith Ganlath, Bandula Senaweera & Lalith Wijesinghe won 3 matches, beating the country teams: Bangladesh, Japan & Indunesia.
In th pairs event, 5 pairs qualified to play in the finals and Asoka Jayasinghe & Edward Perera did extremely well to finsh 10th out of the total 24 finalists pairs.
Rex & Keerthisena finished with a positive buttler score and finished 34 out of all the 64 pairs that took part in the Seniors category.
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Future Youth Team for Sri Lanka
36 undergraduates enrolled to learn & play bridge.
17 are engineering undergraduates.
New sessions will start in July 2018
Galle Face Hotel
8 JULY 2018
EVENT ORGANIZED BY
ASIAN GAMES 2018
22 August - 2September 2018
Bamberger Johannes who has represented Austria in the World Championship in China with his partner Eva Ippisch played on three days and finished 1st, 3rd & 2nd.
Pavel & Sofya
Michael De Zoysa awarded the Player of the Year trophy to Anthea Melanie de Alwis at the annual Christamas Party - 2017, held on 13 December 2017.
-- ASIA CUP 2018 --
3-10 May 2018
At the Marriot Hotel
Mrs Hemamala Weerasekera of the Inner Wheel Colombo West
was presented with the most prestigous " Margeret Golding Award "
by The International Inner Wheel President, Oluyemisi Alatise for 2016/2017.
Indu De Silva from UK & Hassina Davoodbhoy won the Christmas Bridge Tournament on 20th December 2016.