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AITA Tennis: Three upsets on Day I

Our Sports Reporter

GUWAHATI, June 4: The AITA Championship tennis Series got under way at the All Assam Tennis Association Complex here today. On the first day there were three upsets in the boys singles U-12 and girls singles Under-14 years respectively. In the boys U-12 singles Paras Lukram of Manipur and Samarth Sahita of Maharashtra ousted their seeded opponents. In the girls under 14 Anushka Debnath of Assam ousted 5th seed Ananya Bothakur, also from Assam, in straight sets.

TODAY’S RESULTS:-Boys U-12 singles: (1st round): Keshav Goel (WB) def Aryan Bora (AS) 6-2, 6-1,. Dreek Saha (WB) def Sudhanshu Barkataki (AS) 6-0, 6-1,Ethaan Lee (WB) def Chiradeep Majumdar (WB) 6-4, 6-0. Paras Lukram (MN) def 8th seed Ayush Gupta (DL).7-5, 6-4. (Upset), Manan Nath (AS) def Twijiling Debbarma (TR). 6-0, 6-0, Pritam Baruah (AS) def Ayanav Kashyap (AS). 6-1, 6-3, Shankar Heishnam (MN) def Dhanadeep Mili (AS). 6-0, 6-0. Biprashi Biswas (WB) def Bikramadittyya Mahanta (AS). 6-3, 6-0, Mayand Tiwari (WB) def Ayan Sarma (AS) 6-3, 6-2, Hardik Sethi (WB) def Darsh Dutta (AS). 6-2, 6-0, Ramansh V Sharma (MH) def Jishnu P Das (AS). 7-5, 6-1, Samarth Sahita (MH) def 4th seed Sagnik Mitra (WB). 6-4, 6-3,  Ashwajit Senjam (MN) def Veer Banshidhar Mishra (BR). 6-0, 6-0, Ved Aditya Kalita (AS) def Antariksh Tamuly (AS) 6-1, 7-6(9), S Swarup Shaurya (WB) def Vedant Agarwal (WB) 6-1, 6-3, Jigyashman Hazarika (AS) def Adriraj K Bhuyan (AS) 6-3, 6-0. Girls U-12 Singles 1st round: Nayanika Deka (AS) def Sirmur Saanvi (BR) 6-1, 6-4, Adrika Rajkumari (AS) def Ishi Maheswari (UP) 5-7, 6-0, 6-0, Shreenoyee Sadhukan  (GJ)  def Priyanka Gogoi (AS) 6-3, 6-2, Tanisha Roy (WB) def Rachel Chowdhury (WB). 6-1 (Conceded), Anshu Gauri (BR) def Roshni Bharadwaj (AS). 6-1, 6-2, Navroz Razdan (AS) def Shubhakrita Bordoloi (AS) 5-7, 7-5, 6-2, Tania Kumari (AS) def Rimi Taye (AS)6-3, 6-0.

Girls u-14 singles (1st round): Tanishqa Patar (AS) def Shivangini Talukdar (AS) 6-1, 6-0, Priyanka Gogoi (AS) def Sabina Khatun (AS). 6-2, 7-6 (6),  Rimi Taye (AS) def Shubhakrita Bordoloi (AS). 6-2, 3-6, 6-4, Anushka Debnath (AS) def 5th seed Ananya Borthakur (AS) 6-4, 6-2 (Upset), Sohini S Mohanty (WB) def Tania Kumari (AS) 6-1, 6-1,  Navroz Razdan (AS) def Nayanika Deka (AS) 6-2, 6-2, Danvi Kale (GJ) def Anwesha Rabha (AS) 6-4, 6-2,  Adrika Rajkumari (AS) def Denicha Dutta (AS) W/O.