Maharashtra girl Chapalkar wins double crown at MSLTA Yonex Sunrise under 14 National Tennis Tournament
Chandigarh's Hooda Lifts Boys title
Aurangabad, Nov 4: 13 year old Rutuja Chapalkar won a memorable double crown winning the girls singles and the doubles title while Chandigarh boy Krishan Hooda lifted the boys title at the MSLTA- Yonex Sunrise under 14 national Tennis Tournament being organized by Endurance Marathwada - MSLTA tennis Center (EMMTC) which concluded at the divisional sports complex, Aurangabad.
In a well contested final the 13 year old Rutuja who finished runners up at the Fenesta Nationals in October took 1 hour 30 minutes to register a 3-6,6-1,6-1 win over top-seeded Sudipta Kumar to lift her first national title , Rutujaa eighth standard of DES English Medium School Pune won the doubes title with Naisha Srivatsav
Rutuja who trains with coach Kedar Shah in Pune , lost her way after 3-3 in the first set as Sudipta played flawless tennis , but the bespectacled Rutuja regrouped to claim the next two sets to win the national championship.
In the boys section top seeded Krishan Hooda of Chandigarh took 1 hour ten minutes to stop a fighting second seeded Udit Gogoi of Assam 6-1,7-5 to claim the under 14 title
The prizes were given away at the hands of Mr.Varsha Jain Madam (M.D.Endurance Group), Mr. Anil Iravane (Head Corporate Affairs Endurance), Harshal Sharma (Endurance Group), Touranament Supervisor-Vaishali Shekatkar, , Physio - Dr. Ashwini Jaiswal, Center head- Asutosh Mishra, Pravin Gaisamudre, Gajendra Bhosle & Varun Mangikar. were present on the occasion.
Following are the Results: Final Round: Boys
Krishan Hooda(CH)(1) bt Udit Gogoi(Assam)(2) 6-1,7-5
Rutuja Chaphalkar(Mah)(5) bt Sudipta Kumar(Mah)(1) 3-6,6-1,6-1