HYDERABAD: R. Rishab Kumar beat K. Venkat Sai Kiran 6-0 in the first round of the boys’ under-12 singles in the Balraj Cup tennis tournament, conducted by Pioneer Tennis Academy, here on Friday.
Boys: Under-12 singles (first round): R. Rishab Kumar bt K. Venkat Sai Kiran 6-0; Shyam D Singh bt Sai Koushik 6-0; N.V.S. Teja bt Md. Taheruddin 6-0; Md. Taquiuddin bt Atal Sai Suraj 6-1; P. Rahul bt Vijay Sai 6-1; Abhishek Kassi bt Naveen Singh 6-3; Tarun bt Venkatesh Prasad 6-0; Sri Nithin Reddy bt Yash Puri 6-3; Sri Jitesh Swamy bt S. Akshay 6-3; Gyaneshwar bt A. Saivitesh 6-2; Sriram Satyan bt Sai Teja Reddy 6-0; K.V. Akash bt Kothari 6-1; Anshul Rai bt Prithvi 6-5; T. Varun bt Rudra Dev 6-0; Amogha bt Sai Soudeep 6-1; Taha Kapadia bt Prithvi Raj 6-2.
Shalini to lead
M. Shalini will lead the Hyderabad U-19 team for the inter-state women’s under-19 limited overs cricket tournament to held at Mumbai from January 10. All the players are requested to report to the coach for practice at Gymkhana grounds, Secunderabad from Jan 5 at 7.00 a.m.
The team: M. Shalini (captain), N. Sunitha Anand (vice-captain), G. Sindhuja Reddy, Nidhi Torvi, S. Sowmya, Ananya Upendran, G. Nikita, B. Anusha, Promita Sen, P. Jhansi Laxmi, Ekta Saxena, Shaik Nasreen, Gayathri, V.M. Kavya, G. Praneesha and Srujana Reddy. Coach: Deepali Patkar. Manager: Surekha Paul.