Samyukth Balaji (Tamil Nadu) overcame Tarun Mundkur (Haryana) 6-2, 6-7(2), 6-3 and lifted the boys’ under-18 singles title in the T. Nilakanta Pillai Memorial AITA Talent Series which concluded at the TTC courts here on Friday.
A.V. Rithika (Kerala) claimed the girls’ under-18 singles title, making short work of team-mate Rhea John easily 6-0, 6-1.
The results (finals): Boys singles: Under-18: Samyukth Balaji bt Tarun Mundkur 6-2, 6-7(2), 6-3. Doubles: Tarun Mundkur & Sarvesh Kumar bt Samyukth Balaji & S. Soorya 6-4, 5-7, 15-13.
Under-14 singles: J.P. Venkitachalam bt L.R. Balaji 2-6, 6-0, 7-5.
Girls: Under-18 singles: A.V. Rithika bt Rhea John 6-0, 6-1. Under-14 singles: Advaitha Saravanan bt Megha Muthukumaran 6-0, 7-5. — Special Correspondent