GUWAHATI, June 16 - Kristi Boro of Assam entered the finals in the girls U-12 and U-14 categories of the AITA Championship Series Tennis Tournament.
In the semifinals played at the All Assam Tennis Association (AATA) complex Chachal here today, top seed Kristi defeated 3rd seed Sweta Samanta of West Bengal 6-3, 6-1 in the U-12 category. In the U-14 group, where Kristi is seeded second, edged past her State mate unseeded Harshita Borah 6-0, 4-6, 6-2.
In the boys U-12 doubles final top seed Anchit Gogoi of Assam and Rahul Pamei of Manipur defeated Assam duo Varun Vikash Kalita/Andy Thousen 6-0, 7-6 (3) for the title.
The championship has been organised and sponsored by the AATA.
All the singles final of the tournament will start from 8 am tomorrow.
Results (S/F): (Boys U-12) 4th seed Rahul Pamei (MN) bt 6th seed Arunesh Bora (ASM) 7-5, 2-6, 6-4, 5th seed Sndeep S Kadam (MH) upset 3rd seed Anchit Gogoi 6-1, 6-3. (Boys U-14) Top seed Hrykpb Bora (ASM) bt 3rd seed Kritanta Sarma (ASM) 1-6, 6-4, 6-2, 2nd seed Anurag Buragohain (ASM) bt 7th seed Arunesh Bora (ASM) 6-1, 6-0. (Girls U-12) Top seed Kristi Boro (ASM) def 3rd seed Sweta Samanta (WB) 6-3, 6-1, 4th seed Bhumi Shekhar upset 2nd seed Aarya Zalte (WB) 6-2, 6-3. (Girls U-14) 3rd seed Sweta Samanta (WB) bt 7th seed Areena Phukan. (ASM) 6-1, 6-1, 2nd seed Kristi Boro (ASM) bt Harshita Borah (ASM) 6-0, 4-6, 6-2. (Boys doubles U-12) Top seed Rahul (MN)/Anchit (ASM) bt Harshad/Jigyashman (ASM) 6-1, 6-0, Varun/Andy (ASM) bt Rahul/ Sharnava (WB) W/O.
Boys doubles U-14 S/F: Top seed Anuranan/Hrykpb (ASM) bt 3rd seed Krish/Kadam (MH) 6-2, 6-3, 2nd seed Kritanta/Ashank (ASM) bt Tanmoy/Denish (ASM) 6-1, 6-2.
Boys doubles U-12 final: Top seed Anchit (ASM)/Rahul (MN) def Varun/Andy (ASM) 6-0, 7-6 (3).