Qualifier Shehnaaz Singh of Delhi ousted fourth seeded Smriti Joon of Haryana beating her 6-1, 6-1 in the first round of the women’s singles in the Central Excise Open AITA grass-court tennis tournament here on Tuesday.

The results (first round): Men: Nitten Kirrtane (Mah) bt Farid Alam (Ben) 6-1, 6-2; Mohammad Fariz (TN) bt Rajat Maheshwari (Mah) 6-3, 6-4; Ajai Selveraj (TN) bt Balaji Lakshmanan (TN) 6-4, 6-4; Ronak Manuja (Mah) bt Mohammad Azhar (Ben) 6-2, 6-4; Mohit Mayur (TN) bt Rupesh Roy (Ben) 6-3, 6-4; Suraj Desai (Raj) bt Rohit Sarwate (AP) 6-0, 2-6, 7-5; Vinod Shridhar (TN) bt Rubal Shandilya (Bih) 6-1, 6-2; Saurav Sukul (Ben) bt Nagendra Prasad Rai (UP) 6-1, 6-1.

Women: Natasha Palha (Goa) bt Mahitha Dadi Reddy (AP) 4-6, 6-1, 6-3; Shehnaaz Singh (Dli) bt Smriti Joon (Har) 6-1, 6-1; Treta Bhattacharya (Ben) bt Adrita Banerjee (Ben) 6-0, 6-0; Simran Wadhwa (Dli) bt Snigdha Padamata (AP) 6-0, 6-0.

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