Chandigarh Lawn Tennis Association
IZDAHEALTH CARE CLTA-AITA Super Series
from 01st to 05th August-2016
Rishabh, Shashikant make into Semi Finals
CLTA, Chandigarh, August 3, 2016 In boys U 16 top seed Rishabh Sharda of CLTA entered semi finals. Rishabh Sharda defeated Deepinder Grewal of Haryana in an easy match 6-1, 6-1. CHART trainee Shashikant Rajput defeated his practice partner Naresh Badgujar in straight sets 6-2, 6-3. Drona Walia defeated Madhwin Kamath of Gujrat in a marathon match. It took approximately three and a half hours. In 1st set Drona Walia conceded only one game. In the 2nd set Madhwin Kamath fought back very well and he made commitment errors against Drona. Madhwin took 2nd set in tie break 7-6 (5). In the 3rd set Drona came back strongly and maintained his level of game in top form. Finally Drona took 3rd set and match 6-3. Jaishwin Sidana defeated Yuvraj Kooka of Chandigarh 6-2, 6-3.
In girls U-16 quarters Gargi Pawar of Maharastra upset top seed Kiran Kalkal of Delhi by conceding only two games 6-1, 6-1. 2nd seed Sarah Dev defeated Sudipta Senthil Kumar in straight sets 6-2, 7-5. Kavya Sawhney and Sandipti Rao also moved into semi finals.
In boys U-16 doubles Naresh Badgujar and Vatsal Chauhan of CLTA defeated Rishi Jalota and Shrut Nargeta 7-6(2) and 3-0, 15-15 (Concd.). Madhwin Kamath and Rhythm Malhotra defeated Ishan Sethi and Deepender Grewal 7-6(5), 7-5.
In girls U-16 doubles semis Vanshika Chaudhary and Kiran Kalkal defeated Kashish Bhatia and Alisha Menon 6-4, 1-6, 10-5. In antoher semi final Sarah Dev and Kavya Sahwney defeated Sudipta Senthi and Gargi Pawan in straight sets 6-4, 6-2.
Boys and Girls semi final matches will start tomorrow from 9:00 a.m. onwards in CLTA Complex.
Other results are as follows:-
Boys U-16 Singles Quarters
Girls U-16 Singles Quarters
Boys U-16 Doubles Semis
Girls U-16 Doubles Semis
Sarah Dev ( PB) [ 2] / Kaavya Sawhney ( UP) bt. Sudipta Senthil Kumar ( MH)  / Gargi R Pawar ( MH) 6-4, 6-2