|Stage set for junior tennis tourney|
GUWAHATI, Jan 7 - The fourth edition of the Guwahati Open Junior Tennis Championship being organised by the Guwahati Lawn Tennis Association (GLTA) will be held at the RG Baruah Sports Complex here from January 27 to February 1.
The championship will be held for both boys and girls singles U-12, 14 and 18 years respectively. All the winners will be awarded with cash scholarships. The championship will carry a total purse of Rs 1,82,000 as cash scholarship.
The boys and girls singles U-18 years category winner will receive Rs 10,000 and runner-up will receive Rs 7,000 respectively. In the U-14 category, winner will receive Rs 7,000 and runner-up will receive Rs 6,000. For the champion and runner-up in the U-12 group, the scholarship will be Rs 6,000 and Rs 5,000 respectively.
More than 200 players from various parts of the region are likely to be featured in the meet.