THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Sandra Sasidharan won the women's singles title of the G.V. Raja memorial all-Kerala tennis tournament on Monday. In the final, Sandra crushed Greeshma Roy 6-1, 6-0.
M.S. Krishnakumar breezed into the final in the men's section after making short work of Binoj Mani 6-3, 6-3 in the semifinal.
Sneha Susan Thomas won the title in under-12 girls' section with an easy 10-6 win over Rithika.
The results: Men's singles (semifinals): M.S. Krishnakumar bt Binoj Mani 6-3, 6-3.
Boys: U-16 (quarterfinals): G.L. Vivek bt M.R. Sivakumar 6-1, 6-1; U.K. Jayaram bt Advaith 7-5, 1-6, 7-6; Pritish Kishore Kumar bt Joel Jacob 7-6, 6-1; Athul Roy bt Anand George 6-0, 6-1. U-14: (semifinals): Anand George bt Mohammed Hamraz 10-6; H. Suraj bt Akhil Raj 10-4. U-12 (semifinals): H. Suraj bt Mohammed Hamraz 10-2; Vikram Ramesh bt Sachin Vinoth 10-5. Doubles: U-12 (quarterfinals): Sachin Vintoh/ Vigensh V. Gopal bt Navneeth Ajith/ Sabari 9-1; Mathew T. Lathra/ Vikram Ramesh bt Jithin George/ Hariharan 9-0; Akeel Faheem/ Kaamil Faheem bt Arjuna Ajayakumar/ Revath Kishore 9-8; Suraj/ Mohammed Hamraz bt Kshitij Dewan/ Jeppy Jacob 9-1.
Women's singles (final): Sandra Sasidharan bt Greeshma Roy 6-1, 6-0.
Girls: U-18 (semifinals): Parvathy Vijayan bt Ankita 6-0, 6-0; Neha S. Nair bt Ann Leela Somanam 7-5, 6-2. U-16 (final): Minu R. Raju bt Parvathy Vijayan 6-4, 6-1. U-14 (semifinals): Minu R. Raju bt Shivani 9-0; Ratinka Prasad bt Sneha Susan Thomas 9-8. Principal Correspondent