TENNIS – AITA Ranking Tournament
Qualifier Vaishnavi Adkar beat Pooja Ingale 6-4, 6-1 to clinch the women’s title in the ₹5,00,000 AITA ranking tennis tournament at the Singha Sports Academy on Saturday.
Pooja won the doubles title with Ishwari Matere. The men’s doubles title was bagged by Dhruv Hirpara and Aryan Shah. G Manish had won the men’s singles title earlier.
The singles champion collected ₹31,250 and the runners-up ₹21,000. The doubles champions pocketed ₹15,500 and the runners-up ₹9,500.
The results (finals)
Men’s doubles: Dhruv Hirpara & Aryan Shah bt Ricky Chaudhary & Udit Kamboj 6-4, 6-1.
Women: Vaishnavi Adkar bt Pooja Ingale 6-4, 6-1.
Doubles: Pooja Ingale & Ishwari Matere bt Paavani Paathak & Chandana Potugari 6-1, 6-3.
– Kamesh Srinivasan