Aakruti Narayan from Maharashtra and Sohini Mohanty from Odisha showcased great synergy as they secured the U-16 girls’ doubles championship at the Fenesta Open National Tennis Championship, held on Friday. In a thrilling title showdown, they outperformed Nainika Bendram and Ishi Mahewari, winning with a score of 6-4, 6-4. Meanwhile, in the U-16 boys’ doubles final, the pairing of Vraj Gohil representing Gujarat and Samarth Sahita from Maharashtra triumphed over Kabir Chothani of Gujarat and Arnav Yadav from Uttarakhand, prevailing with a score of 7-5, 6-2 to claim the victory.
In the U-14 boys’ doubles category, Hruthik Katakam from Telangana and Tavish Pahawa from Haryana secured victory by defeating Shaurya Bhardwaj and Ranvir Singh with a score of 6-4, 7-5. This triumph earned them the championship title. Meanwhile, in the girls’ doubles U-14 division, Aleena Farid of West Bengal and Aradhyaa Verma from Odisha emerged as the winners by overpowering Aahan and Akansha Ghosh with a commanding score of 6-1, 6-1.
In the U-14 singles competition, the top-seeded Hruthik continued his impressive winning streak by advancing to the final with a solid 6-4, 6-1 victory over Anurag Kallambella.
In the U-16 boys’ singles category, Thirumurugan V from Tamil Nadu secured a 6-4, 6-4 victory against Prabir Chavda, bringing him a step closer to the championship title. In the U-16 girls’ singles event, Aishi Bisht of Delhi displayed a strong performance, defeating Laxmi Dandu from Telangana with a score of 6-1, 6-4 to advance to the finals.