Rethin, Khore emerge champions at Yonex Sunrise -MSLTA Ramesh Desai Memorial under 12 Sub-Junior Tennis Nationals
Mumbai, June 1: Pranav Rethin of Tamil Nadu and qualifier Mahi Khore of Maharashtra won the boys and the girls singles title at the 13th Yonex Sunrise – MSLTA Ramesh Desai Memorial Junior Tennis Nationals for Boys and Girls under 12 hosted by the Maharashtra State Lawn Tennis Association (MSLTA) at their GA Ranade Tennis complex.
In the boys singles finals top seeded Pranav Rethin a resident of Karur in Tamilnadu lost his way in the middle of the match but recovered to get better of fourth seeded Chaitra Reddy Of Telangana 6-1, 3-6, 6-1. Rethin practices at the Ace Academy in Karur
Qualifier Mahi Khore who was awarded a wildcard in the qualifying to enter the tournament created the biggest upset ousting top seeded Riya Sachdeva Of Delhi 6-1, 6-0 to win her first ever title , Khore whose parents are originally from Pune but is a resident of Melbourne practices at the Hemant Bendrey Academy in Pune.
The winners got the Ramesh Desai Memorial trophy and certificates, The Prices were given away at the hands of Mslta Secretary Sunder Iyer and Mslta Treasurer Sudhir Bhiwapurkar. Tournament Director Manoj Vaidya and AITA supervisor Payal Jain were present on the occasion
Following are the results: Final Round: Boys under 12:
S.1 Pranav Rethin(TN) bt S.4 Chaitra Reddy(TS)6-1, 3-6, 6-1
Girls under 12:
(Q)Mahi Khore (Mah) bt S.1 Riya Sachdeva(Del)6-1, 6-0