Nainika, Vivaan lift MSLTA SDLTA Maharashtra State Ranking Under 10 Tennis Tournament 2018.
Top seeded Nainika Reddy outplayed fourth seeded Aakruti Sonkusare to lift the Girls title, while third seeded Vivaan Karande edged out top seeded Abhay Nagarajan to win the Boys title at MSLTA SDLTA Maharashtra State Ranking Under 10 Tennis Tournament 2018 held under the auspices of Maharashtra State Lawn tennis Association organized by Solapur District Lawn Tennis Association played at their courts.
In the Girls under-10, the 9-year-old Nainika Reddy 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 4-0. Nainika maintained the momentum to comfortably win the second set and with it the title. Aakruti gave it her all but, she could win only a game in the final set as Nainika was in top form.
In the Boys under 10 age category: - Vivaan Karande defeated Abhay Nagarajan in two sets to lift the singles title. In the first set Vivaan used good variation and took the set 4-1. In final set Vivaan was very well in controlled to win the under-10 title.
The winner and runner-up get trophy and certificates. The prizes were given away at the hands of Mr. Rajiv Desai, Vice President MSLTA, Mr. Dilip Bachuwar, Vice President SDLTA, Adv. Pritam Kapadiya, Maya khandi and MSLTA Supervisor Mr. Neville Pithawala.
Following are the results
Boys under 10: - Vivaan Karande bt Abhay Nagarajan 4-1,5-3
Girls under 10: - Nainika Reddy bt Aakruti Sonkusare 4-0, 4-1