Arjun Soorie stuns fourth seed at Talent Series

Arjun Soori stuns fourth seed at Talent Series

Mandya (Karnataka), (Asian independent) Arjun Soori hogged the limelight on Tuesday after sending home third seed Laksh Thapliyal of Delhi to enter the pre-quarterfinals of the PET Cup TS-7 at the Top Serve Tennis Academy here on Tuesday. Arjun scripted an easy 6-1, 6-1 victory over his fancied opponent.

Meanwhile, Unnathi Muralidhar scored an upset win in the Girls’ U-12 category with a 6-4, 6-0 victory over fourth seed Sara Rajesh.

Results:

Boys U-12

Round-1
Arjun Soori bt 3-Laksh Thapliyal 6-1, 6-1
Anirudh Palanisamy bt Sanjay Girish Kumar 5-7, 6-4, 7-5

Girls U-12

Round-2
Karthika Padmakumar bt Adya Chaurasia 6-1, 4-6 (10-8)
Likvitha Kanta bt P Anila Kupia 6-1, 6-1
Jeevika Channabyregowda bt Jnanika MS 6-3, 6-2
Akshara RV bt Vasundhara Balajee 6-2, 4-6 (10-7)
Deshna Bhattacharya bt Mahiya Kaushik 6-1,6-1; 5-Gouri Yale bt Disha Kumar 6-4, 6-3
Shravya Numburi bt Saanvi Naik 6-0, 6-1

Round-1
Unnathi Muralidhar bt Sara Rajesh 6-4, 6-0
Akshara RV bt Sanmitha Harini 6-3, 6-2
Deshna Bhattacharya bt Aditi Khanapuri 6-2, 6-1
Jnanika MS bt Kruthika Ramamurthy 6-2, 6-3
Vasundhara Balajee bt Harshika Satish 6-4, 6-4
Mahiya Kaushik bt Ira Tripathi 7-5, 6-4