Sonashe wins girls' crown

Sonashe wins girls' crown

TN's Pranash clinches boys' title

Karnataka’s Sonashe Bhatnagar and Pranash Babu of Tamil Nadu clinched the girls’ and boys’ titles respectively in the KSLTA-AITA under-18 Talent Series tennis tournament at the KSLTA courts here on Monday.

In an all Karnataka final, Sonashe, a trainee at the Srinath Academy of Tennis (SAT), defeated Pragathi Narayan Prasad ​6-3, 6-3.


The boys’s title clash was an all Tamil Nadu affair where Pranash defeated Hari Singh 7-6 (7-5), 6-4.


Meanwhile, in the opening round of the KTPPA under-12 National series tennis championship at the Tennis Village courts, Karnataka’s Nikhil Thirumale Niranjan posted a hard-fought 9-8 (4) win over Andhra Pradesh’s Iqbal Mohd Khan.


U-12 results (first round):

Boys: Dev Javia bt Deepak A 9-5; Shubham Kundu bt Kousik Kumar Reddy V 9-4; Nihar Patel bt Pranav S Ikkurthy 9-7; Aditya Sriram S bt Manav Sree Kumar 9-0; Gaurav Kurva bt Rahul Chandna 9-0; Nikhil Thirumale Niranjan bt Iqbal Mohd Khan 9-8 (4); Kanishk Pal bt Sarabjot Singh 9-0; Adarsh Arun bt Divesh Gahlot 9-7; Eshaan Lumba bt Sriram K Das 9-0;

Hithen Sreelesh bt S Sharaniyan 9-7; Anmol Pankaj Jain bt Vansh Kapoor 9-5; Sandeep VM bt Uddayvir Singh 9-3; Adarsh Naga Tippabhat bt K S Vishisht Raam 9-7; Pratyush Mohanty bt Aditya Kodakalla 9-2; Anish Rampolan bt Abhijit Singh 9-6; Harshit Kosaraju bt Arya Rajath 9-1; Mahesh Mohapatra bt Ritik Rana 9-3; Anirudh Kumar bt Omkar Agnihotri 3-1 (retd); Bhuvan Ambekallu bt Akarsh Gaonkar 9-5; Girish Dadasaheb Chougule bt Nishant Dabas 9-5;

Asav Kumar bt Vishal Reddy Pagadala 9-8 (1); Prasanna P M bt Aakash Anne 9-4; Denim Yadav bt Siram Lokaditya Vardh 9-2; Sandesh Kantimahanti bt Anmayyogesh 9-2; Arjun Sriram bt Y Sudhirth 9-2; Sanjith Devineni bt Shrut Mohan Nargeta 9-7; Rajesh Kannan RS bt Hasith Srujan Gummulu 9-4; Sammar Raina bt Aryaan Bhatia 9-3; Preetam Vallabhaneni bt Shreejit Sen 9-1; Karthik Neal Vaddepalli bt Deepak Vayara 9-5; Jaishvin Singh Sidana bt Manav Jain 9-0; Boopathy S bt Siddarth Sunil 9-6 .

Girls: Vanshita Pathana bt Tanvika S 9-3; Bipasha bt Sharon Williams 9-6; Aditi Narayan bt Sahishna 9-4; Anisha Rayudu bt Nidhi 9-3; Sri Harshita bt Suhita Maruri 9-7;  Smriti Bhasin bt Bhavyukta 9-3; M Vineetha bt Aashrita 9-2; Bala Gayathri Snighdha bt Aditi 8-1; Megha Asheer bt Vidisha Reddy 9-3; U Riya bt Avanthika 9-2; Malika Marathe bt Sanskriti Gupta 9-2; Naisha bt P Sumana 9-1.