|Day of upsets in India Club-AITA tennis|
GUWAHATI, Nov 15 – In a major upset in the India Club–aita U-18 Championship Series Tennis Tournament pre-quarter matches today, Jayati Sharma of Assam beat top seed Aakankshaa Das also of Assam 2-6, 6-2, 6-1 in the girls U-18 singles match. Assam’s Murchana Sahariah also caused another upset in the same event by defeating 7th seed Sumaiyah Begum of Assam 6-3, 6-3 and Rijuwana Begum beat 5th seed Protiksha Sharma 7-5, 6-3. The boys U-18 singles event also saw an upset when Haryana’s Sushanta Mohanty beat 6th seed Abhinansu Borthakur of Assam 7-6(8), 6-4.
Other results (prequarterfinals matches): (Boys U-18) Deepak Vishavkarma (up) bt Salim (Jha) 6-2, 6-4, Arunansu Borthakur (Asm) bt Jagdeep Deol (Asm) 6-0, 6-0, K Whourie (har) bt Bijay Mohanty (Asm) 6-2, 6-1, Siddharth Reddy (tn) bt Aditya Phookan (Asm) 6-1, 6-2, Siddhant Deka (Asm) bt Rahul Mohanty (Asm) 6-3, 6-1, Nirbhay Singh Soin (Guj) bt Ronit Bora (Asm) 6-1, 6-0. (Girls U-18) Maitry Phukan (Asm) bt Rhea Borkotoky (Asm) 6-1, 6-1, Marisha Dutta (Asm) bt Hemarani Basumatary (Asm) 6-1, 6-2, Priyana Kalita (Asm) bt Anisha Sharma (Asm) 6-0, 6-0, Amrita Nath bt Gloriya Daimary (Asm) 6-4, 1-6, 6-2, Saumya Vig bt Naziya Ahmed (Asm) 6-2, 6-0.