BHUVAN, KUSHI WIN TITLES From Hindu date 03/05/2016
Top seed Bhuvan Ambekallu and second-seeded Kushi Santosh, both from Karnataka, won the under-14 boys and girls singles title respectively on the concluding day of the AITA Talent Series tennis tournament, conducted by Inner-Wheel Mysore Central at the R. Nagaraj’s Tennis Centre, SJCE Complex here on Monday.
In the u-14 boys’ singles final, Bhuvan scored a 6-1, 6-2 win over Tamil Nadu’s Tharakesh Ashokar while in the girls’ final, Kushi got the better of fourth-seeded Deepshika Sriram 6-1, 4-6, 10-8.
The results (u-14):
Boys (final): Bhuvan A. (Kar) bt Tharakesh Ashokar (TN) 6-1, 6-2; Semifinals: Bhuvan bt Ashwin M. Bhat (Kar) 9-6; Tharakesh bt Arya Rajath Raj (Kar) 8-8(10-8); Quarterfinals: Bhuvan bt Srihari Aravindakshan (Kar) 8-4; Ashwin bt L. Monil Rohit (Kar) 8-4; Tharakesh bt N. Dhurv (Kar) 8-3; Arya bt Shubham Kundu (Kar) 8-3.
Girls (final): Kushi Santosh (Kar) bt Deepshika Sriram (Kar) 6-1, 4-6, 10-8; Semifinals: Kushi bt Sharon Williams (Kar) 8-8(7-0); Deepshika bt H.C. Akanksha (Kar) 9-7; Quarterfinals: Kushi bt Akanksha Sreenivas (Kar) 8-5; Sharon bt M. Gayathri Rajesh (Kar) 8-4; Deepshika bt Darshana Dinesh (TN) 8-4; Akanksha bt Sagarika Sonni (Kar) 8-4.