Bansode knocks second seed to enter boys finals at MSLTA PMDTA AITA Championship series U-18 Tennis Tournament
Pune, May 18, 2022: Unseeded Sarth Bansode kept up his upset spree knocking out second seeded Anmol Nagpure 7-5, 6-3 to enter the boys finals at the PMDTA Organised MSLTA- AITA Championship series Under 18 Tennis Tournament Being played at MSLTA School of Tennis, Shiv Chattrapati Mhalunge Balwadi Sports Complex.
In the singles finals giant killer Bansode will take on fifth seeded Omar Sumar who stopped qualifier Siddharth Marathe 6-3, 6-3 in the other semifinals
Nagpur Girl and seventh seeded Sejal Bhutada came from behind to survive a scare and get past fighting Prisha Shinde 1-6, 7-6(5), 6-3 and enter the girls finals she will take on Mumbai’s eighth seeded Danica Fernando who blanked local girl Siddhi Khot 6-1, 6-0 in the other semifinals
Following are the results:
Semifinal Round: Boys:
Omar Sumar(Mah) bt (Q)Siddharth Marathe(Mah) 6-3, 6-3;
Sarth Bansode(Mah) bt Anmol Nagpure(Mah) 7-5, 6-3;
Sejal Bhutada(Mah) bt Prisha Shinde(Mah)1-6, 7-6(5), 6-3;
Danica Fernando(Mah) bt Siddhi Khot(Mah) 6-1, 6-0;
Doubles: Semifinal Round: Boys:
Parth Deorukhkar/Arjun Abhyankar bt Sarth Bansode/Siddharth Marathe 6-4, 7-6(1);
Sahil Tambat/Arnav Kokane bt Omar Sumar/Anmol Nagpure 6-4, 1-6, 10-8;
Prisha Shinde/Vaishnavi Chauhan bt Shravani Deshmukh/Siddhi Khot 3-6, 6-2, 11-9;
Sejal Bhutada/Abhilipsa Mallick bt Nishita Desai/Sonicka Jeddesh 6-0, 6-0.