Ishara wins at World TT Contender | Daily News

Ishara wins at World TT Contender

Ishara Madurangi in action
Ishara Madurangi in action

Experienced Lankan Paddler and National women's champion Ishara Madurangi started her World TT Contender campaing in a winning note when she defeated Jordan opponent Zeina Sadaqa at the first qualifying round game played in Amman, Jordan yesterday.

Madurangi made a four setter game as she took an early lead 11/8. However she lost the second set 10/12 after a close fight. She fought back strongly to win third and fourth sets 13/11, 11/7 to finish the game with 3-1 lead. Ishara will meet Hungarian number one player today at the same venue.

This tournament is very important to improve Ishara' s world ranking while she is focused on next Olympics. Ishara is on a scholorship awarded by the NOC of Sri Lanka and hope to bring international fame to country.

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