KOLKATA: Shreya Das and Marium Javed will vie for top honours in the girls’ under-12 category of the Amust Calcutta hard court tennis championship at South Club courts on Friday.
The results: Girls: U-12: Semifinals: Shreya Das bt Shruti Gupta 6-0, 6-0; Marium Javed bt Aishwariya Kundu 7-6(2), 6-2.
Men’s handicap singles: Quarterfinals: F. Alam bt B. Halder 6-3, 3-6, 6-1; S. Halder bt B. Suri 7-9, 6-4, 7-5; R. Rampuria bt A. Ashok 6-3, 3-6, 6-2.
Veterans’ doubles (above 45 years): Pre-quarterfinals: D. Ghosh & S. Biswas bt P. Kumar Agarwal & C. Lal 6-0, 6-0; I. Sarkar & S. Ghosh bt B. Toolsidass & S.K. Roy 6-2, 3-6, 6-2.
Top seed Monalisa Chakraborty won the girls’ under-14 title in the Tata Steel-AITA Talent Series at Jamshedpur.
Monalisa is also in line for a double as she will play Svikriti Mokha in the under-16 final.
The results: Boys: U-14: Semifinals: Richie Agarwal (WB) bt M. Kamran Ali (WB) 4-0, 4-1; Arjun Patnaik (AP) bt Nikunj Poddar (WB) 4-0, 4-1. U-16: Quarterfinals: Udhav Gupta (WB) bt Rahul Somani (AP) 4-2, 4-1; Richie Agarwal (WB) bt Aditya Chougule (Mah) 4-0, 4-2; Arjun Patnaik (AP) bt M. Shaharayar Salim (Jha) 4-1, 1-4, 5-3.
Girls: U-14: Final: Monalisa Chakraborty (Jha) bt Svikriti Mokha (Mah) 7-5, 6-3. U-16: Semifinals: Monalisa bt Shweta Sen (WB) 6-3, 6-4; Svikriti Mokha (Mah) bt Sushmita Paul (Jha) 6-4, 6-3. — Special Correspondent