Shrut, Rishi, Sarabjot Qualify for Main Draw

Jitin, Shrut enter Final Qualifying Round
November 5, 2016
Naresh, Shashikant, Prinkle, Srishti enter 2nd Round
November 7, 2016

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Shrut, Rishi, Sarabjot Qualify for Main Draw


CLTA, Chandigarh, November 6, 2016                In boys U-16 singles final qualifying round top seed Shrut Mohan Nargeta of CLTA defeated Sarthak Sehrawat of Delhi in straight sets. In the 1st set both players played very well and held their serve to make 6-6. In the tie break Shrut used his experience and played few forehands down the line winner shots to close the set 7-0 in tie break. In the 2nd set Shrut maintained his high level of game to close the set and match without conceding a game 6-0. Another CLTA trainee 3rd seed Rishi Jalota defeated Nithinadhith of Tamil Nadu in straight sets 6-4, 7-5.

CHART trainee Sarabjot Singh upset 10th seed Shrenik Bhalla of CLTA in a three setter match. In the 1st set Sarabjot lost 4-6. In the 2nd set Sarabjot played intelligently to close the set 6-2. In the 3rd set Sarabjot maintained his quality of game to close the set and match 6-2. Pranav Chorpa defeated Aarav Singh Gill in a three setter match 6-2, 4-6, 6-1.

In the girls U-16 singles final qualifying round top seed Smriti Singh defeated Harnoor Kaur Sidhu 6-2, 6-0. Ashpreet Kaur Bajwa, Lakshmit Gowda and Sukhmani Singh also moved into the main draw.

Main draw matches will be played from 8:30 a.m. onwards at CLTA Tennis Stadium.

Results are as below:-

Boys Qualifying Singles Final Round

  1. Shrut Mohan Nargeta (PB) [1] bt. Sarthak Sehrawat (DL) [16] 7-6(0) 6-0
  2. Shaurya Sood (DL) bt.Jitin Kumar Chetry (PB) 6-1 7-5
  3. Rishi Jalota (CH) [3] bt. Nithinadhith J (TN) [14] 6-4 7-5
  4. Pranav Chopra (CH) [13] bt. Aarav Singh Gill (PB) [4] 6-2 4-6 6-1
  5. Shivam Gulati (DL) [5] bt. Gurjosh Singh (CH) [12] 6-3 6-0
  6. Chiraz Singh Dandona (CH) [11] bt. Abhay Mohan (CH) [6] 7-5 6-3
  7. Sarabjot Singh (PB) bt. Shrenik Bhalla (CH) [10] 4-6 6-2 6-2
  8. Tushar Madan (DL) bt. Parveen Kumar (CH) [9] 6-2 6-4


Girls Qualifying Singles Final Round

  1. Smriti Singh (HR) [1] bt. Harnoor Kaur Sidhu (HR)  6-2 6-0
  2. Ashpreet Kaur Bajwa (PB) [2] bt. Milli Pandit (CH) [15] 6-0 6-0
  3. Lakshmi Gowda (DL) [11] bt. Anushka Sharma (HR) [6] 4-6 6-1 6-3
  4. Sukhmani Singh (CH) [8] bt. Aditi Singh (HR) [10] 6-2 6-2



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