Qualifier Neeraj Yashpaul of Chandigarh upset top seed Mayank Arya from Delhi 8-6 in the boys’ Under-14 singles match in the ATA-AITA Talent Series Tennis Tournament being held at Jagadhri Club courts in Yamunanagar (Haryana). The well-contested match lasted more than one hour. Meanwhile,fourth seeded Saurabh Parashar was also shown the exit door as he was beaten by Karan Bhalla,also of Chandigarh,8-4.
Neeraj Yashpaul (Chd) bt. Mayank Arya(1)(Dli) 8-6,Jagtar Arora (Har) bt.Upnishad Bhadwaj(Har) 8-1,Udit Kamboj(Har) bt.Vikram Aditya Kaidan(Har) 8-2,Karan Bhalla(Chd) bt. Saurabh Parashar(4)(Chd) 8-4,Abhimanyu Rozra(5)(Har) bt. Sidharth Goel(Chd)8-2,Rustam Dahiya(Har) bt.Sarabjet S Saini(Har) 8-1,Drona walia(2)(uk) bt kavandev sandhu(Har) 8-1.
Netball matches postponed
The Chandigarh Sub Junior State Netball Championship fr boys and girls,which was scheduled to start from Tuesday at Moti Ram Arya Senior Secondary School in Sector 27,has been postponed due to heavy rainfall. After the consultation of technical committee,the Netball Association of Chandigarh decided to postpone the championship. The matches will now start from 9 am on July 31.
Cricket trials tomorrow
Chandigarh Cricket Association,affiliated to Haryana Cricket Association,will conduct trials on August 1 at 3:30 pm at Government Model Senior Secondary School in Sector 19,Chandigarh,for the selection of the Chandigarh team for the Inter District Cricket Tournament for Pataudi Trophy,to be organised by Haryana Cricket Association. The players must come in white kit. There is no age limit for players.