Jennika, Hrishikesh lift Goregaon Sports Club All India Ranking Talent Series Under 12 Tennis Tournament 2017.
Top seeded Jennika Jaison outplayed third seeded Greta Anil to lift the Girls title, while Hrishikesh Iyer edged out Samarth Sahita to win the Boys title at the MSLTA – YONEX SUNRISE Goregaon Sports Club All India Ranking Talent Series Under 12 Tennis Tournament 2017 held under the auspices of All India Tennis Association and Maharashtra State Lawn tennis Association organized by Goregaon Sports Club played at their courts.
In the Boys under 12: - Hrishikesh Iyer defeated Samarth Sahita in a two sets to lift the singles title. In the first set Hrishikesh used good variation and took the set 6-0. In final set Hrishikesh was very well in controlled to win the under-12 title.
In the Girls under-12 age category, The 11 year old Jennika Jaison dominated right from the start 2-0 lead in the opening minutes of the final. She built on that lead to win the first set 6-3. Jennika maintained the momentum to comfortably win the second set and with it the title. Greta gave it her all but, she could win only two games in the final set as Jennika was in top form in the evening.
The winner and runner-up get trophy and certificates. The prizes were given away at the hands of Mr. Kunal Thakkur, Tournament Director and AITA Supervisor Mr. Francis D’souza.
Following are the results
Boys under 12: - Hrishikesh Iyer bt Samarth Sahita 6-0, 6-3
Girls under 12: - Jennika Jaison bt Greta Anil 6-3, 6-2