Top seeds Shashikant and Prinkle into quarters

Zenlabs Ethica Limited

CLTA-AITA National Series (NS) 

Tennis Tournament, May 2017

at CLTA, Chandigarh


Top seeds Shashikant and Prinkle into quarters


CLTA, Chandigarh, Wednesday, May 3, 2017                Chandigarh Lawn Tennis Association (CLTA) is organizing Zenlabs Ethica Limited CLTA-AITA National Series (NS) Tennis Tournament for Boy’s & Girl’s under-16 from 1st to 6th May, 2017.


In the Boys singles Pre-quarterfinals top seed Shashikant Rajput of CHART Trainee Haryana defeated Krish Patel of Gujrat in a straight set. In the 1st set Shashikant was down 0-3 then Shashikant come back strongly and took next 6 games in a row to close the 1st set 6-3. In the 2nd set Shashikant play consistently and use his variation of ground stroke to close the 2nd set and match 6-2. In another pre-quarter match 9th seed Drona Walia upset 6th seed Nitin Jaipal of Haryana in a one sided match by considering only one game 6-1, 6-0. Other players who moved into quarters are Nishant Dabas, Sushant Dabas, Ajay Malik, Divesh Gahlot, Uddayvir Singh and Kushan Shah.


In the Girls singles Pre-quarterfinals match top seed Prinkle Singh of CLTA defeated Sandeepti Singh Rao of Haryana in a 3 setter match 6-4, 4-6, 6-3. CLTA Trainee Srishti Dhir upset 6th seed Harleen Kaur in a 3 setter marathon match. Srishti won the 1st set 6-2. In the 2nd set Harleen Kaur come back strongly and took the 2nd set 6-4. In the final set Srishti Dhir played in a top form and dominating with aggressive game style from the baseline. Finally Srishti took 3rd set and match by considering only two games and won the final set 6-2. Sanya Singh of Maharashtra upset 3rdseed Smriti Singh of Haryana in a 3 setter match 3-6, 6-2, 6-1. Other player who moved into quarterfinals are Bela, Ishita, Kaavya, Vanshika and Prerna.


In the Boys doubles Semifinals CLTA Trainee Bhupeder Dahiya / Krishan Hooda moved into finals. Bhupender / Krishan Hooda upset 3rdseed Ajay Malik / Nitin Jaipal Singh in a straight sets 6-2, 6-3. In the another semifinals Deepender Grewal/ Dhruv Tangri upset 2nd seed Sushant Dabas/ Divesh Gahlot 6-2, 2-6 [10-5]


In the Girls doubles final top seed Prinkle Singh/ Kaavya Sawhney will face Sarah Dev / Prerna V Vichare.


Tommorow singles pre-quarterfinal round matches of Boys & Girls will be start at 08.30 A.M. onwards in CLTA, Tennis Stadium, Sector 10, Chandigarh.


Other results are as under:-


Boys Singles Main Draw 2nd Round results:-


  1. Nishant Dabas (DL) bt Krishan Hooda (HR) [14] 7-6(7), 7-6(12)
  2. Shashikant Rajput (HR) [1] bt Krish Patel (GJ) 6-3, 6-2
  3. Drona Walia (UK) [9] bt Nitin Jaipal Singh (HR) [6] 6-1, 6-0
  4. Sushant Dabas (DL) [11] bt Aaryan Pandit (HR) [8] 7-6(5), 6-4
  5. Ajay Malik (HR) [7] bt Subham Saini (HR) [10] 6-4, 6-3
  6. Divesh Gahlot (HR) [2] bt Dhruv Tangri (PB) 6-0, 6-0
  7. Uddayvir Singh (CH) bt Naresh Badgujar (HR) [4] 7-5, 6-2
  8. Kushan Shah (GJ) [5] bt Jaishvin Singh Sidana (PB) [12] 6-2, 7-5



Grils Singles Main Draw 2nd Round results:-


  1. Ishita Singh (HR) [8] bt Kashish Bhatia (DL) [11] 6-4, 7-6(5)
  2. Prinkle Singh (J&K) [1] bt Sandeepti Singh Rao (HR) 6-4, 4-6, 6-3
  3. Srishti Dhir (CH) [10] bt Harleen Kaur (PB) [6] 6-2, 4-6, 6-2
  4. Sanya Singh (MH) [14] bt Smriti Singh (HR) [3] 3-6, 6-2, 6-1
  5. Bela Tamhankar (MH) [9] bt Sarah Dev (PB) [5] 6-2, 7-6(6)
  6. Kaavya Sawhney (UP) [4] bt Ameek Kiran Batth (OD) [13] 6-1, 6-2
  7. Vanshika Chaoudhary (UP) [7] bt Chandrika Joshi (KA) [12]6-2, 0-6, 7-5
  8. Prerna V Vichare (MH) [2] bt Yana Dhamija (HR) 7-5, 6-3


Boys Doubles Semifinal results:-


  1. Bhupender Dahiaya (HR) / Krishan Hooda (HR) bt Ajay Malik (HR) / Nitin Jaipal Singh (HR) [3] 6-2, 6-3
  2. Deepender Grewal (HR) / Dhruv Tangri (PB) bt Sushant Dabas (DL) [2] / Divesh Gajlot (HR) 6-2, 2-6 [10-5]


Girls Doubles Semifinal resutls:-


  1. Kaavya Sawhney (UP) / Prinkle Singh (J&K) [1] bt Vanshika Choudhary (UP) / Sandeepti Singh Rao (HR) bt 6-4, 6-1
  2. Sarah Dev (PB) [2] / Prerna V Vichare (MH) bt Ishita Singh (HR) [3] / Smriti Singh (HR) 6-3, 6-0