Krishan, Ajay enter Semis

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Road to Wimbledon (RTW)

CLTA-AITA National Series

Tennis Tournament,

February 6-11, 2017 at CLTA, Chandigarh

 

Krishan, Ajay enter Semis

CLTA, Chandigarh, February 9, 2017               In the boys singles 2nd seed Krishan Hooda of CHART Haryana reached semi finals in singles and finals in doubles. In the semi finals Krishan Hooda defated Sanjeet Devneni in an easy match 6-2, 6-1. Krishan will face Shushant Dabas in the singles semi finals tomorrow. In another match top seed Ajay Malik won from Dhruv Tangri in a three setter. Ajay won 1st set 6-3. In the 2nd set Dhruv came back strongly and played consistently to win 6-4. In the final set Ajay Malik broke Dhruv’s serve in the 9th game and was leading 5-4. Finally Ajay used his experience to close the final set and match 6-4. Udit Gogoi and Shushant Dabas also won their quarter final matches from Nikhil Niranjan and Aman Dahiya in straight sets 6-0, 6-3 and 6-1, 6-3 respectively.

In the girls quarter finals top seed Sandeepti Singh defeated Aditi Narayan in an easy match 6-2, 6-3. Sudipta Senthil also won from Hrudaya Kaustubh in straight sets 6-1, 6-0. Surajana Rayarala and Priyanshi Sankesh also moved into semi finals.

In the boys doubles semi finals 2nd seed Krishan Hooda and Dhruv Tangri defeated Nikhil Niranjan and Vishal Pagadala in straight set 6-2, 6-4. Krishan Hooda / Dhruv will face top seed Ajay Malik/Shushant Dabas in the boys doubles final match tomorrow.

In the girls doubles Sandeepti Rao/Sudipta Senthil defeated Hrudaya/Avi in straight sets 7-6(3), 6-2. In another semi final Sanjana/Mushrath defeated Aditi/Naisha in a three setter match 7-5, 4-6, 10-7.

 

Singles semi final round matches will be played from 9:00 a.m. onwards at CLTA Tennis Stadium.

 

Results are as follows:-

Boys Singles Quarters

  1. Ajay Malik bt. Dhruv Tangri 6-3, 4-6, 6-4
  2. Udit Gogoi bt. Nikhil Niranjan Thirumale 6-0, 6-3
  3. Sushant Dabas bt. Aman Dahiya 6-1, 6-3
  4. Krishan Hooda bt. Sanjith Devineni 6-2, 6-1

Girls Singles Quarters

  1. Sandeepti Singh bt. Aditi Narayan 6-2, 6-3
  2. Surajana Rayarala bt. Avi Shah 6-3, 6-3
  3. Priyanshi Sankesh bt. Naisha Srivastav 6-2, 6-1
  4. Sudipta Senthil bt. Hrudaya Kaustubh 6-1, 6-0

Boys Doubles Semis

  1. Ajay Malik/Sushant Dabas bt. Rudra Kapoor/Udit Gogoi 6-0, 6-0
  2. Krishan Hooda/Dhruv Tangri bt. Nikhil Niranjan/Vishal Pagadala 6-2, 6-4

Girls Doubles Semis

  1. Sandeepti Singh Rao / Sudipta Senthil bt.Hrudaya Shah/Avi Shah 7-6(3), 6-2
  2. Srujana Rayarala/Mushrath Anjum bt. Aditi Narayan/Naisha Srivastav 7-5, 4-6, 10-7

 

 

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