Mehvish Shaikh and Ayaan Girdhar clinch titles at the NIWEC Championship Series Under 16 Tournament
Unseeded Mehvish Shaikh played a solid game throughout to claim the Girls singles title. While seventh seed, Ayaan Girdhar outplayed Anshit Deshpande to capture boys singles title at the MSLTA – Yonex Sunrise NIWEC All India Ranking Championship Series Under 16 Tennis Tournament 2020 organised by Maharashtra State Lawn tennis Association and All India Tennis Association in association with Nashik Industries Welfare Centre, Nashik, Nashik.
Mehvish Shaikh of Aurangabad drubbed top Seeded, Suhani Sabrawal 6-4, 6-0 to clinch the girls U-16 title. Though the match was in straight sets but both the players displayed good quality tennis and fought very hard for every point.
In the Boys under 14 finals Ayaan Girdhar stuns Anshit Deshpande in three sets to win and lift the boy’s singles title
The winner and runner up get trophy and certificates. The prizes were given away at the hands of Mr. Shrikant Kumawat ( Lawn tennis Chairman), Mr. Pankaj Khatri ( Sports Secretary ) , Mr. Ramesh Vaishya ( Founder Committee Member and IPP ) , Mr. Sushil Gujrati ( Veterans player and Committee member of yells tennis Association) , Mr. Narhar Garge ( Chief Coach Niwec ) , Ranjit Singh Saundh ( General Secretary ) and AITA Supervisor Mr. Aditya Rao.
Following are the results
Boys Singles: – Ayaan Girdhar bt Anshit Deshpande 7-6(7-4), 2-6, 6-2
Girls Singles: – Mehvish Shaikh bt Suhani Sabrawal 6-4, 6-0