SPORT

Sanjana qualifies

CHENNAI AUG. 10. Sanjana Prabakar of Tamil Nadu defeated Statemate Mary Diana Shiny 6-3, 6-2 in the girls' final qualifying round of the ABI Showa Tec. AITA junior (under-18) tennis tournament at the Krishnan Tennis Centre, Kottivakkam, here on Sunday.

Other results:

Girls (final qualifying round): Shahin Ansari (TN) bt Prartana Pattabi (TN) 6-2, 7-5; Naina Karsolia (UP) bt C. Lekha (TN) 6-4, 6-2.

Boys (first qualifying round): Rupesh Roy (WB) bt Ankit Patel (Ch) 6-0, 6-2; Ashwin Vijayaraghavan (AP) bt Suraj Bikkanawar (kar) 6-2, 7-6 (7-2); Manu Bajpai (Kar) bt Manikantan Ashokan (Kar) 6-3, 6-2; S. Kishore (TN) bt Harshid Gupta (Del) 6-0, 6-3; Arjun Talwar (Chd) bt Prateek Thyagi (Del) 6-1, 6-2; Suman Kumar Debnath (Asm) bt S. Sharan (TN) 6-1, 6-0; Sriram Mangal (TN) bt Meta Vandan (Guj) 6-1, 6-3; Siddharath Hande (TN) bt P.C. Vignesh (AP) 6-4, 6-4; G.P. Prajnesh (TN) bt Sree Krishna Ramanathan (TN) 6-4, 6-2; L.S. Anantha Baskar (TN) bt Tariq Jacob (TN) 6-1, 6-0; M. Vinod (TN) bt Vishnu Rajam (TN) 6-2, 6-1; Vikram Aditya Menon (TN) w/o Z. Kaleem (TN); Ajay Selvaraj (TN) bt R. Parivel (TN) 6-2, 7-6 (7-5); Navaneetha Kannan (TN) w/o Nithyesh Nataraj (TN); M. Fariz (TN) bt Chandan Sholin (Del) 6-0, 6-2; Renold Timoty (Ker) bt Anmol Arora (Raj) 6-4, 6-2.