Batra, Sneha emerge champs
The Hyderabad ITF Junior Tennis Tournament, under the auspices of the Andhra Pradesh Lawn Tennis Association (APLTA), which concluded at the...
Hyderabad: The Hyderabad ITF Junior Tennis Tournament, under the auspices of the Andhra Pradesh Lawn Tennis Association (APLTA), which concluded at the Secunderabad Club here on Saturday, went according to the script.
After six days of ups and downs that saw several reversals, the top two seeds eventually walked out with title triumphs in the singles.
Garvit Batra and Sneha Devi S Reddy kept tryst with destiny by taking the boys and girls singles titles respectively. However, they survived some anxious moments before winning the hard-fought battles. Batra was stretched by the tenth seeded Hardeep Singh Sandhu before winning the clash in three sets. Sneha Reddy was given a tough fight by second seed Pranjala Yadlapalli before she accomplished a rare double after Friday’s doubles success.
Results-All Under-18 finals-Boys: Garvit Batra (1) bt Hardeep Singh Sandhu (10) 6-1, 3-6, 6-0; Girls: Sneha Devi S Reddy (1) bt Pranjala Yadlapalli (2) 6-0, 5-7, 6-4.