Fifth-seeded Mihika Yadav beat second seed Iska Akshara 7-6(2), 6-1 in the girls’ under-16 final of the Emerald Meadows National series tennis tournament on Saturday.

The results: All finals: Girls: Under-14: Zeel Desai bt G. Sruta Kirti 6-3, 6-4. Under-16: Mihika Yadav bt Iska Akshara 7-6(2) , 6-1. Doubles: Himani Mor & Sehal Mane bt Iska Akshara & P. Tanushree 2-6, 7-5, 10-5. Boys: Under-14: Cheruku Vasisht bt Sumit Pal Singh 6-3, 6-1. Doubles: Ch. Vasisht & Sumitpal bt K. Rohit & B. Aditya 6-2, 6-1. Under-16: Gavit Batra bt B.R. Nikshep 7-5, 6-3. Doubles: Dhruv Pal & B. Dheernus bt Vishu Prasad & Garvit Batra 4-6, 7-6(5), 10-8.

Anil advances

B. Anil Kumar of Nalgonda defeated G. Srikanth of Warangal 25-3, 25-0 in the second round of the inter-district carrom championship here on Saturday.

The results:

Men: Second round: B. Anil Kumar (Nlg) bt G. Srikanth (Wgl) 25-3, 25-0; Sajid Ali Khan (Mbnr) bt P. Nagesh (Khm) 18-5, 23-17; G. Ramesh (Hyd) bt G. Venugopal (Krm) 25-6, 25-18; Rajendra Prasad (Nzb) bt Shanti Swaroop (Hyd) 17-10, 14-9; B. Sudhakar (Khm) bt Md Osman Ali (Hyd) 16-14, 25-2; A.V. Suresh (Hyd) bt Sanjay (Khm) 25-5, 25-9; S. Srikanth (Hyd) bt Sai Teja (Wgl) 25-0, 25-0; Md. Azharuddin (Hyd) bt Syed Sujauddin (Mdk) 25-2, 25-0; S. Ramesh (Hyd) bt L. Kalyan (Hyd) 25-0, 25-0; U. Naresh (Hyd) bt G. Karthik (Nlg) 25-0, 25-0; Y.S.R. Subrahmanyam (Hyd) bt Arun Kumar (Wgl) 25-0, 25-0; Srinivas (Hyd) bt Avinash (Mdk) 25-0, 25-0.

MREC struggles

Malla Reddy Engineering College defeated NNR Engineering College 25-18, 25-18, 26-28, 25-14 in the volleyball league match of the Rev. Fr. Baliah memorial inter-college volleyball and basketball tournaments (Alwal) here.

The results:

Volleyball: Sadakathullah Tinnevelly bt Andhra Loyola College 23-25, 25-16, 25-19, 28-26; MREC bt NNREC 25-18, 25-18, 26-28, 25-14; Sri Krishna bt Sacred Heart, Tirupathur, 25-13, 25-21, 25-19; Jamal Mohammad, Trichy, bt Sadakatullah, Tinnevelly, 25-15, 25-23, 20-25, 25-18.

Basketball: NC College of Law, Nanded, 69 (Mahesh 14, Ranjan 13) bt AV college, Hyd, 48 (Balaji 20, Sai 18). Bishop Heber, Trichy, 71 (Stalin 39, Selra 16, Jami 12) bt VNR VJICT 69 (Kranthi 12, Raghu 10).

Motilal Nehru College, Delhi, 66 (Anmol 21, Yashraj 14) bt DRK, Kolhapur, 37 (S. Prashant 14).

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