|Kristi upsets top seed in OIL-AITA tournament|
GUWAHATI, July 19 - Kristi Boro of Assam playing scintillating tennis ousted top seed Bhakti Parwani of Gujarat in straight sets 4-1, 4-2 in the Girls U-14 singles pre-quarterfinals of the OIL-AITA Super Series Tennis Tournament going on at the All Assam Tennis Association Complex, Chachal, here.
Udit Gogoi also from Assam cruised into the quarterfinals in the Boys U-14 singles event. All the other Assam players crashed out of the singles events of the tournament. The boys and girls under 16 singles events are going on at the time of filing this report which will be followed by boys and girls doubles events in the U-14 and 16 categories.
Today’s results: (Boys U-14) Top seed Aaryan Zaveri (GUJ) bt Bhupendar Dahiya (HR) 1-4, 4-2, 4-1, Nikhil Niranjan (KA) upset 5th seed Dhruv Tangri (CH) 4-1, 4-0, 3rd seed Divesh Gahlot (HR) bt Karan Prashar (HR) 4-2, 5-4 (0), Amritjay Mohanty (ODR) upset 8th seed Sushant Dabas (DL) 4-2, 4-2, Udit Gogoi (ASM) bt Aditya Vardhan Roy Choudhury (WB) 4-1, 4-0, Naresh Badgujar (HR) upset 7th seed Nitin Jaipal Singh (HR) 3-5,4-2,4-2, 2nd seed Sandip VM (TN) bt Maanav Jain (KA) 5-3, 4-2, Subham Saini (HR) bt Divyansh Agrahari (UP). 2-4, 4-2, 5-4 (5). (Girls U-14) Kristi Boro (ASM) upset pop seed Bhakti Parwani (GUJ) 4-1, 4-2, 5th seed Bhakti Shah (TS) bt Ameek Kiran Batth (ODR) 5-3, 4-2, 6th seed Riya Uboveja (DL) bt Hrudaya Shah (GUJ) 4-2, 4-0, 4th seed Sudipta senthil Kumar (MH) bt Adithi Are (TS) 3-5, 4-0, 4-0, 8th seed Mushrath Anjum Sheikh (AP) bt Vidhi Nimesh Jani (GUJ) 4-1, 4-1, 7th seed Bela S Tamhankar (MH) bt Justina Borgohain (ASM) 4-1, 4-1, 2nd seed sarayna Gaware (MH) bt Priyanshi Bahandari (GUJ) 4-1, 4-2, 3rd seed Gargi Pawar (MH) bt Sandipti S Rao (HR) 4-2, 4-2.