Sarthak Arora of CLTA defeated Jivaj Chawla in a three setter final qualifying match for boys under-14 singles in the CLTA-AITA Talent Series Tennis Tournament at the Sector 10 Tennis Stadium here today.Sarthak took the firstt set 6-1. In the 2nd set Jivaj came back strongly and took the set at 6-2. In the third and deciding set Sarthak used his experience and snatched set and match 6-1.In boys U-18 CHART trainee Krishan Hooda defeated Sarang Wakpainjan in a one sided match 6-0, 6-1. Another CHART trainee Sukhpreet Jhoje defeated Pranav Chopra of CLTA in a close contested three setter match 7-6(7), 3-6, 6-1. Asav Kumar and Ajay Singh won from their opponents. Nishant Thakur and Jitin Chetry 6-1, 6-3 and 6-4, 6-3 respectively.
In girls U-14 CLTA trainee Aaditaa Vashisht defeated Navreen Bhardwaj in a easy match without conceding a single game 6-0, 6-0. Prachi Batra of CLTA also won from Tirmanpreet Kaur in a one sided match 6-1, 6-0. In the girls U-18 final qualifying round Nimrat Atwal of CLTA blanked Banita Azad 6-0, 6-0. Other CLTA trainees Vrinda Sharma and Harnoor Sidhu also moved into main draw.
Boys Under- 14 (final qualifying round): Abhay Yuvraj Singh bt Virender Singh 6-1, 6-3, Sarthak Arora bt Jivaj Chawla 6-1, 2-6, 6-1, Sarthak Gandhi bt Aryan Chatwal 6-0, 3-6, 6-3, Gurustat Makkar bt Sohal King Uday 6-1, 6-0, Sahajpreet Bajwa w/o Yugraj Singh, Shubh Negi bt Rijul Bhatia 6-2, 6-1, Adhirit Awal bt Aryan Thakur 6-4, 6-2, Samarbir Sidhu bt Vansh Dhiman 6-0, 6-0.
Boys Under-18 (final qualifying round): Jagtar Arora bt Aarav Singh Gill 6-0, 6-1, Krishan Hooda bt Sarang Wakpainjan 6-0, 6-1, Parveen Kumar bt Saurav Yadav 6-1, 6-2, Harshvardhan Chopra bt Akash Srinivasan 6-4, 6-1, Sukhpreet Jhoje bt Parnav Chopra 7-6(7), 3-6, 6-1, Asav Kumar bt Nishant Thakur 6-1, 6-3, Ajay Singh bt Jitin Chetry 6-4, 6-3, Tushar Sharma bt Abhay Mohan 6-0, 6-0.
Girls Under-14 (final qualifying round): Aaditaa Vashist bt Naureen Bhardwaj 6-0, 6-0; Radhika Vasudeva bt Jyotsna Yadav 6-4, 6-4, Aditi Singh bt Mehar Brar 6-3, 6-4, Anuradha Chopra bt Gauri Arora 6-0, 6-0, Mrinalini Sharma bt Vanya Arora 6-0, 6-3, Joane Fernandes bt Samaira Pahwa 6-3, 6-0, Prachi Batra bt Tirmanpreet Kaur 6-1, 6-0, Anandita Sharma bt Agrima Gandhi 7-5, 6-4.
Girls Under-18 (final qualifying round): Vrinda Sharma w/o Sahira, Priyanka Khanna bt Kristi Boro 6-1, 6-1, Harnoor Sidhu bt Mehar Kohli 6-4, 6-1, Sukhmani Sahota bt Manit Kumari 6-0, 6-2, Nimrat Atwal bt Banita Azad 6-0, 6-0.