HYDERABAD: Teertha Iska of Andhra Pradesh defeated Manya Nagpal 5-3, 4-2 in the girls’ under-16 first round of the VITS National Series under-16 tennis tournament in Kavali (Nellore) on Tuesday, according to information received here. Intermittent showers forced the organisers to reduce the set score of the above match.
Other results: Boys: Under-16: 1st round: Kaja Vinayak Sharma (AP) bt P. Prabhakar (AP) 6-0, 6-1; Bharat Bharadwaj (U.P.) bt Karan P. Kurup 6-0, 6-0; Rupam Gogoi (Asm) bt Tarun Chopra (Del) 6-1, 6-2; Surya Pavan (AP) bt V. Savan (AP) 6-3, 7-6(2); S.M. Abdulla (AP) bt K.J.S. Harsha Sai (AP) 6-3, 6-0; Jugul Marfatia (Mah) bt Jaisal Mariwal (Kar) 6-1, 6-3; Sazal Choudhary (Del) bt S. Hari Haran (TN) 4-6, 6-1, 6-2; Vaidik Munshar (Guj) bt A. Veerabhadran (TN) 6-0, 6-1; S. Surya (AP) bt J. Alankirth Goud (AP) 6-4, 6-4; Abhishek (AP) bt Tarun Nath (AP) 6-1, 6-2; Suarabh Singh (Del) bt Sudhir Tanwar (Del) 6-1, 6-3.