It was a good day for the seeds as they beat their respective opponents with ease to enter the quarterfinal stage in the ongoing AITA Talent Series being played at Total Tennis Academy at Manav Mangal Smart School,Phase 10 in Mohali on Tuesday. Playing in the U-16 girls pre-quarterfinal matches,Jahanvi Shiran overpowered Smera Mehta 8-3,Tanya Batra prevailed over Protiksha 8-5, Khushbeen Kaur got the better of Hanshika 8-6 while Harleen beat Diksha 8-4 and Komaljeet defeated Mannsi 8-1 to enter the quarterfinal stage. In the boys section,Rohit Kumar had it easy as he thrashed Sumit Bhan 8-0. Meanwhile other matches were keenly fought encounters. Yugank Bhardwaj gave tough fight to Devasis and beat him 8-6. Siddharth Kanchustambam too had to display great tennis to beat Rahul K.Verma 8-7 (7-5).
Written by Express News Service | Chandigarh | Published: September 11, 2013 4:00 am