Maharashtra’s Paparkar, Karnataka’s Ghildyal in line for double crown at EMMTC AITA under 14 Junior Tennis Nationals
Aurangabad December 24: Maharashtra player and fifth seeded Arnav Paparkar placed himself in line for a double crown winning the Boys doubles and reaching the Boys singles finals alongside Tanussh Ghildyal at the EMMTC Junior National Tennis Nationals organised by EMMTC under the Auspices of the All India Tennis Association (AITA) and the Maharashtra State Lawn Tennis Association (MSLTA) at the EMMTC Tennis complex in Aurangabad.
Maharashtra’s Paparkar teamed up with Karnataka’s Tanussh Ghildyal to claim the boys doubles title , the duo scraped past Samprit Sharma and Pradyumna Tomar 6-2, 4-6(10-1).
In the boys singles finals Paparkar will clash with Tanussh Ghildyal as both players will vie for the coveted double crown. In the semi finals played today sixth seeded Tanussh Ghildyal was given a fight by Aradhya Kshitij before winning 6-1, 4-6, 6-0 , while fifth seeded Arnav Paparkar registered a 6-1,6-3 win over Pradyumna Tomar
N.Harshini will clash with second seeded Sohani Mohanty of In the girls singles finals, in the semifinals today Harshini stopped the winning run of Maharashtra player Aakruti Sonkusare winning 6-1, 6-3
Second seeded Sohani Mohanty had to fight hard before overcoming unseeded Janvi Sai 6-4, 3-6, 6-1 in the other semifinals
Following are the Results:Semifinal Round : Boys:
Tanussh Ghildyal (KAR) (6)bt Aradhya Kshitij(KAR) 6-1, 4-6, 6-0
Arnav Paparkar (MAH) (5)bt Pradyumna Tomar(MAH) 6-1, 6-3
N. Harshini(KAR) bt Aakruti Sonkusare(MAH) 6-1, 6-3
Sohani Mohanty(ORI)(2) bt Janvi Sai(KAR) 6-4, 3-6, 6-1
Doubles Final: Boys
Tanussh Ghildyal(KAR)/ Arnav Paparkar(MAH)(2) bt Samprit Sharma(CH)/ Pradyumna Tomar(MAH)(6) 6-2, 4-6(10-1)