Pune, March 24, 2023: Defending Champions PYC A alonside Tennis Nuts, FC Guns and Roses won in their last league matches and booked semifinal spots at the SP Gosavi Memorial Inter club Tennis Championships which is being organized by the PYC Hindu Gymkhana and the Pune District Tennis Association(PMDTA) on the PYC Hindu Gymkhana Tennis courts.
In Group A PYC A outplayed Maharashtra Mandal 23-08, FC Guns and Roses scored a 24-07 win over Law College Lions in Group C, In Group D Tennisnuts got past MWTA 1 23-16 , to finish group toppers and book a place in the semifinals alongside PYC B team who qualified from Group B .
In the semifinals PYCA will clash with Tennisnuts, while PYC B will take on FC Guns and Roses .
Following are the results: Group League Round: Elite Group:
Group A: PYC A bt Maharashtra Mandal 23-08(110Plus: Hemant Bendre/Jayant Kadhe lost to Sanjay Sethi/Sunil Zalte 5-6; 100Plus: Himanshu Gosavi/Ketan Dhumal bt Kamlesh Shah/Rajendra Deshmukh 6-1; 90 Plus: Anup Minda/Rutu Kulkarni bt Arpit Shroff/Vikram Shrishrimal 6-0; Open Group: Abhishek Tamhane/Kedar Shah bt Vikas Bachloo/Hemant Deore 6-1);
Group D: Tennisnuts bt MWTA 1 23-16(110 Plus: Shrish Bhat/Amit Kindo bt Gajanan Kulkarni/Ashish Dike 6-3; 100 Plus: Sunil Lulla/Jitendra Joshi lost to Sumant Paul/Jaydeep D. 5-6; 90 Plus: Atul K./Sudhir Pisal bt Sanjay Asher/Parth Mohapatra 6-4; Open Group: Joy Banerjee/Ravi Kothari bt Vivek Khadge/Ashish Maniyar 6-3);
Group C: FC Guns and Roses bt Law College Lions 24-07(110 Plus: Pushkar Peshwa/Sanjay Raskar bt Prashant Sethi/Tarakh Parikh 6-1; 100 Plus: Milind Talathi/Sangram Chaphekar bt Santosh Jaybhai/Rahul Pandharpure6-1; 90 Plus: Dhananjay Kawade/Pankaj Yadav bt Abhijit Marathe/Shivaji Yadav 6-1; Open Group: Sachin Salunkhe/Vaibhav Avghade bt Ketan Jathar/Shriniwas Oke 6-4).