State Bank of Patiala
National Grass Court Tennis Championships-
Men & Women (Rs.5 Lakhs prize money)
Tennis Tournament, November-2016
from 28th November to 3rd December-2016
V M Ranjeet, Ranjeet, Dalwinder reach 2nd round
CLTA, Chandigarh, Monday, the 28th November, 2016 The men’s and women’s singles 1st round matches of Main Draw of State Bank of Patiala National Grass Court Tennis Championships-Men & Women (Rs.5 Lakhs prize money) Tennis Tournament being conducted by Chandigarh Lawn Tennis Association at Chandigarh Club were played today.
In the men’s singles Ranjeet Singh of CLTA defeated Eklavya Singh in a three setter. Ranjeet was dominant in the first set and took it 6-3. Eklavya came back strongly in the 2nd set to take it 5-7. Ranjeet won the final set without conceding any game 6-0. 2nd seed V. M. Ranjeet defeated Vilasier Khate in straight sets 6-1, 6-2. Top seed Dalwinder Singh defeated Arnav Goel in a hard fought three setter 4-6, 6-3, 7-5.
In the women’s singles top seed Riya Bhatiya defeated lucky loser Priyanka Rodricks in an easy match 6-0, 6-1. 3rd seed Nidhi Chulumula also defeated qualifier Shruti Gupta by conceding only three games 6-1, 6-2. Some of the matches will be played tomorrow.
Remaining women’s singles and men’s doubles matches will be played from 10:30 a.m. onwards at Chandigarh Club.
Results are as below:-
Men’s Singles 1st Round
Women’s Singles 1st Round