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Ritzbury powers 32nd Junior National Squash C'ship

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Suren Kohombange – President Sri Lanka Squash  (2nd from left)  receiving the sponsorship from the General Manager Marketing, CBL Foods International (Pvt), Nilupul de Silva (third from left) while Wing Commander Eranda Geeganage – Vice President / Chairman Tournament Committee, Sri Lanka Squash look on

Ritzbury, Sri Lanka’s number one chocolate brand has once again partnered with Sri Lanka Squash (SLS) to organise the ‘32nd Ritzbury Junior National Squash Championship’.

The Championship is scheduled to take place from 26th – 31st December at the SSC Courts in Colombo.

Showcasing the company’s resolute commitment in developing and promoting squash nationwide, Riztbury has continuously partnered the Championship for 13 consecutive years.

Nilupul de Silva, General Manager Marketing, CBL Foods International (Pvt) Ltd, said, “We support many sports such as athletics, swimming and rugby. We have cultivated a special relationship in promoting squash for over a decade and are pleased at the pace the sport has progressed. Several talented players have now emerged from various zones in the country. Our future goal is to ensure squash is promoted district wise enabling more participation from players. This year too, Ritzbury has extended their support towards the ‘32nd Ritzbury Junior National Squash Championship’ and we look forward to enthusiastic participation from the players.”

Recognised as a major event in the game’s annual calendar, over 400 players representing schools including the top ranked junior players are expected to participate in this championship.

This year’s tournament will feature boys and girls in age groups Under 9, 11, 13, 15, 17, and 19 in addition to Novices events for Under 11, 15 and 19 with the aim of attracting new entrants to the game.

The final of the Under-19 is scheduled to take place on 2nd January 2021 at the SSC Courts.

Expressing his views, on this year’s Championship, Suren Kohombange, President of Sri Lanka Squash said, “Being the proud sponsor of SLS Junior national tournament for the last 13 years, Sri Lanka squash feels that the young squash players have immensely benefited by Ritzbury commitment to squash. Sri Lanka squash is grateful to the management and team at Ritzbury for supporting our young athletes by once again coming forward to sponsor the nationals for the 13th consecutive time. We do plan to have a successful tournament with a large number of young athletes participating this time”.

Friday, December 24, 2021 – 01:00

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