Top seed Adil Kalyanpur defeated fourth-seeded Nikit M. Reddy 6-0, 6-1 in the boys’ under-14 semifinal of the JIRS AITA championship series tennis tournament in progress here on Thursday.
The results (semifinals): Boys: Under-14: Adil Kalyanpur (Kar) bt Nikit M. Reddy (AP) 6-0, 6-1; Sai Pranav (Kar) bt Vaibhav Shivkumar (Kar) 6-3, 6-1.
Under-12: Kurva Gaurav (AP) bt Manoj Madavan (Kar) 6-2, 6-4; Menga Rohit (AP) bt Shashank Theertha 1-6, 6-2, 6-4.
Girls: Under-14: Dhwani Kumar (Kar) bt Shivani Manjana (Kar) 6-4, 6-4; Niditra Rajmohan (Kar) bt Shivani Amineni (AP) 6-0, 6-1.
Under-12: Rachan Reddy (AP) bt Parvvi Patil 6-0, 6-0; Shivani Amineni (AP) bt Prathibha Prasad (Kar) 6-4, 6-1.
TSD rally final
At Mysore, the final round of the JK Tyre Indian Tyre National Time-Speed-Distance (TSD) rally championship begins here with a ceremonial flag-off on Friday.
The Mysore Safari — the sixth round of the championship — will cover a distance of 170km. The rally will start at the Lalitha Mahal Palace Hotel on Saturday morning. The weekend will also witness an autocross event.