Historic Win for Vidura Shuttlers at the SLSBA Championship 2015
Vidura College - Colombo achieved one of the bigger achievements in its short sporting history when their Under – 19 girls team became the Division “A” champions of the Badminton team Championship 2015 conducted by the Sri Lanka Schools Badminton Association.
The Vidura girls beat the much fancied team of Dharmasoka College Ambalangoda in the final.
In the semi-final Vidura beat Musaeus College before recording a history win against Dharmasoka. Vidura College has almost won all the badminton tournaments played from Division “E” up to Division “B” in boys and girls categories.
The victorious Vidura girls team was led by Eshani Palihena, included Thilini Wijesekara, Hasara C. Wijerathne, Ayanagee Dassanayaka, Chathuni C. Wijesekera and Oshini Hasarangi.
The team was coached by Mr. Nimmika Tissera.