Khushal Choudhari captures ILTA TS7 singles and doubles titles
Kolhapur’s Khushal Choudhari bags singles and doubles titles at MSLTA – YONEX SUNRISE Ichalkaranji Lawn Tennis Association All India Ranking Talent Series(7) Under 14 Tennis Tournament 2017 which concluded on Saturday. The tournament was held under the auspices of All India Tennis Association and Maharashtra State Lawn tennis Association organized by Ichalkaranji Lawn Tennis Association.
Third seed Kolhapur District Lawn Tennis Association trainee Khushal Choudhari took an hour and 15 minutes to dismiss Parth Bohite of Mumbai in three well- fought sets. Both the players displayed good quality tennis and fought very hard for every point. In the first set Khushal played intelligently to close the set 6-2. In the second set Parth used good variation and took the set 4-6. In the final set Khushal conceded only one game to win the set and with it the title.
In the other Doubles Finals: new combination of Ankit Bhateja and Khushal Choudhari on Thursday put in an excellent performance to be crowned the Boy’s Doubles champion of the tournament. Duo turns in a sterling performance over the pair of singles Runner-up Parth Bohite and Tanmay Deshpande to win in two sets 6-2, 6-4.
This was followed by Prize Distribution Ceremony at the Courts of Ichalkaranji Lawn Tennis Association. The prizes were given away at the hands of Mr. Ajit Kulkarni, Secretary ILTA, Mr. Raju Nimalkar, Member ILTA, Mr. Siraj Shaikh, Mr. Dayma, Mr. Mehul Kenia and AITA Supervisor Ms. Sejal Kenia.
Following are the results
Boys under 14:- Khushal Choudhari bt Parth Bohite 6-2, 4-6, 6-1
Boys Doubles under 14: - Khushal Choudhari and Ankit Bhateja bt Parth Bohite and Tanmay Deshpande 6-2, 6-4.