HYDERABAD: Zainab Ali Sajjad defeated Anushka Bhargava 9-2 in the girls' U-12 final of the APLTA tennis tournament at Gymkhana Courts here on Thursday.
The results: Boys: U-14 Singles (semifinals): Hamza Ghouse bt Pranav Reddy 6-3, 4-6, 6-2; B. Shrrinesh bt Dhiren Gala 6-1, 6-2. Doubles (final): B. Shrrinesh/Hamza Ghouse bt T. Nehal/Pranav 9-7. U-12 Singles: Y. Sriman bt Tarun Nath 9-1; T. Nehal bt Rounak Jhawar 9-7.
Girls: U-14 Singles (semifinals): Zainab Ali Sajjad bt V. Nayantara 6-2, 6-1; Anushka Bhargava bt K. Yashika Reddy 7-6(2), 6-1. U-12 Singles (final): Zainab Ali Sajjad bt Anushka Bhargava 9-2. (semifinals): Anushka Bhargava bt B. Amla 9-2; Zainab Ali Sajjad bt Teertha 9-6.
Good spell by Abhinav
A good spell by Abhinav helped Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan Public School score a nine-wicket win over Niraj Public School in the Maa Cable Challenger Trophy inter-schools cricket tournament here on Thursday.
Niraj Public School 81 (Abhinav six for 10) lost to Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan Public School 82 for one (R.C. Ratul 47 not out); Oxford Grammar School 75 lost to St. Paul's HS 76 for four (Sangram 40).