Adkar in semifinals of Gadre Marine MSLTA – ITF Grade 3 Junior Tennis Championship 2019.
Pune, December 5, 2019 : Pune Girl and Wildcard Vaishnavi Adkar came through a thriller to oust Sandeepti Singh Rao and enter the girls singles semifinals of the Gadre Marine MSLTA – ITF Junior Grade 3 U 18 Tennis Championship organized by Deccan Gymkhana Under the auspices of ITF , Maharashtra State Lawn Tennis Association and Pune Metropolitan District Tennis Association at the Deccan Gymkhana Tennis Court.
In a battle lasting 2 hours and 10 minutes the Pune Girl justifies the Wildcard awarded to her scraping past another Indian Sandeepti Singh Rao6-4, 4-6, 7-6(11-9)
In the same event Japan’s eighth seeded Mei Hasegawa upset third seeded Lanlana Tararudee Of Thailand 2-6, 7-5, 6-4; to make the last four stage Tianmi MI of China and top seeded Maria Sholokhova Of Russia also made it to the semifinals
In the boys section top seeded Thailand’s Patorn Hanchaikul outplayed Udit Gogoi 6-1, 6-2; Second seeded Dev Javia remained the only Indian player in the draw trouncing Arnav Pathange 6-0, 7-6(5); Third seeded Rostislav Galfinger Of kazakhstan struggled before getting past Aryaan Bhatia 7-6(4), 3-6, 6-4 while Vitek Horak of Czech Republic. Outplayed Jack Loutit Of New Zealand 6-3, 6-1 to complete the quartet
Following are the results: Main Draw: Singles: Quarterfinal Round: Boys:
S.1 Patorn Hanchaikul(THA)bt Udit Gogoi(Ind) 6-1, 6-2;
Vitek Horak(CZE) bt Jack Loutit(NZL) 6-3, 6-1;
S.2 Dev Javia(Ind) bt Arnav Pathange(Ind) 6-0, 7-6(5);
S.3 Rostislav Galfinger(KAZ) bt Aryaan Bhatia(Ind)7-6(4), 3-6, 6-4;
S.1 Maria Sholokhova(RUS) bt S.7 Zijun Jiang(CHN) 6-3, 6-1;
Vaishnavi Adkar(IND) bt Sandeepti Singh Rao(Ind) 6-4, 4-6, 7-6(11-9);
S.8 Mei Hasegawa(JPN) bt S.3 Lanlana Tararudee(THA) 2-6, 7-5, 6-4;
Tianmi MI(CHN) bt Tomoko Kato(JPN) 6-3, 6-3;
Doubles: Boys: Semifinal Round:
Rostislav Galfinger(Kaz)/Dev Javia(Ind) bt Chirag Duhan/Denim Yadav(Ind) 7-5, 4-6, 10-5;
Aryaan Bhatia(Ind)/Uddayvir Singh(Ind) bt Nishant Dabas(Ind)/Patorn Hanchaikul(THA) 6-4, 6-3;
Yu-Yun Li(TPE)/Vipasha Mehra(Ind) bt Mei Hasegawa(JPN)/Tomoko Kato(JPN) 7-6(2), 6-4;
Kirara Morioka(JPN)/Maria Sholokhova(RUS) bt SkiaKung(TPE)/Chao-YiWANG(TPE)6-3, 6-3.