Pune, 25th October 2021: Rama Shahapurkar and Shrawani Deshmukh upset seeds to move up in the girls’ events at the Pune District Tennis Championship organised by Pune Metropolitan District Tennis Association (PMDTA) under the auspices of MSLTA and played at MSLTA School of tennis, Mhalunge Balewadi here today.
In the Girls under 17 event Rama Shahapurkar upset second seeded Angel Bhatia 6-0 to enter the finals of the event Rama will clash with top seeded Riya Bhosale in the finals, in the girls under 14 quarterfinals seventh seeded Shrawani Deshmukh scalped third-seeded Hrithika Kaple 6-3 to move into the last four of the event Ritika More, Asmi Tilekar, Rishita Patil are the other semifinalists.
Following are the results: Quarterfinal Round: Boys Under 14:
Abhiram Nilakhe(1) bt Swarnim Yewalekar(8) 6-1;
Arjun Kirrtane(3) bt Sanat Kadhle 6-0;
Vishwajeet Sanas(4) bt Tej Oak 6-3;
Manan Agarwal(5) bt Arjun Velluri 6-0;
Girls Under 14: (Quarterfinals)
Ritika More w/o Shirin Wakalkar;
Shrawani Deshmukh(7) bt Hrithika Kaple(3) 6-3;
Asmi Tilekar(4) bt Aarohi Deshmukh(5) 6-5(7-4);
Rishita Patil(6) bt Shreya Honkan(12) 6-2;
Boys Under 17: Quarterfinals
Sahil Tambat(1) bt Sarth Bansode(8) 6-2;
Aryan Kotasthane(4) bt Aryan Chaudhari 6-1;
Daksh Agarwal(3) bt Kanada Mehta 6-0;
Jay Dikshit(6) bt Surya Rade 6-0;
Girls Under 17: Semifinals
Riya Bhosale(1) bt Gargi Phule(4) 6-0;
Rama Shahapurkar bt Angel Bhatia(2) 6-0.