Indians make progress in ITF junior tennis
Indians had a field day in the opening round of the Servo ITF junior tennis tournament in Chennai today while three foreign entries also progressed.sports Updated: Sep 05, 2011 20:43 IST
Indians had a field day in the opening round of the Servo ITF junior tennis tournament in Chennai on Monday while three foreign entries also progressed.
Jeong In Kyo of Korea easily beat India’s Bhruhad Manka 6-1, 6-3, while Samuel Sutton of Great Britan ran out a comfortable 6-0, 6-1 winner against Garry Tokas and Canada’s Anjana Suresh overcame Parveen Sathiyaraj 6-0, 6-1.
Boys singles (first round): Dharani Rajanvir Singh (IND) bt IB Akshay (IND) 7-5, 6-0; Nagal Sumit (IND) bt Chakma Manvkumar (IND) 6-2, 6-3; Jeong In Kyo (KOR) bt Bhruhad Mankad (IND) 6-1, 6-3; Batra Garvit (IND) bt Richi Agarwal (IND) 6-1, 6-1; Nipun Bajaj (IND) bt Rengaraj Ramkrishnan 6-1, 6-4; Ashok Kashyap (IND) bt Sidharth Sarthak (IND) 6-3, 7-6 (2); Samuel Sutton (GBR) bt Garry Tokas (IND) 6-0, 6-1; Tushar Mandlekar (IND) bt ManINDer Singh (IND) 6-3, 7-5; Neeraj Elangovan (IND) bt Rohit Jain (IND) 6-1, 6-1; Nishanth Rebello (IND) bt Harish Ramkrishnan (IND) 6-3, 6-1; Aayush Minitri (IND) bt Sai Sharan Byreddy (IND) 7-6 (5), 7-5; Shashank Nautiyal (IND) bt Nischay Rawal (IND) 6-3, 6-3.
Girls singles (first round): Vasanti Shinde (IND) bt Bhavani Balakumar (IND) 6-0, 6-1; Anjana Suresh (CAN) bt Parveen Sathiyaraj (IND) 6-0, 6-1; Mahitha Dadireddy (IND) bt Akshatha Ananth (IND) 6-4, 6-1; Shreya Pasricha (IND) bt Dhruti T Venugopal (IND) 6-3, 2-6, 7-6 (2); Preethi Ujjini (IND) bt Aishwarya Kona (IND) 6-2, 6-2; Renu Sharma (IND) bt Sankruti Jaangle (IND) 6-2, 1-6, 6-4; Swetha Sree Hari (IND) bt Nithya Raj Baburaj (IND) 6-1, 6-2; Aashima Garg (IND) bt Uthra Venkatesh (IND) 6-1, 6-1; Nidhi Chilumula (IND) bt Moulika Ram (IND) 6-0. 3-6, 6-4; Eetee Maheta (IND) bt Gopika Madhu (IND) 6-1, 6-2; Victoria Chehal (IND) bt Navya Karuturi (IND) 6-0, 6-0.
First Published: Sep 05, 2011 20:34 IST