Youngsters Yedlapalli , Yadav in semis  of  $10,000 KPIT MSLTA BVG ITF Womens Tennis.

Youngsters Yedlapalli , Yadav in semis of $10,000 KPIT MSLTA BVG ITF Womens Tennis.

Pune,  October 27:  Junior players Pranjala Yedlapalli and Mihika Yadav continued to make waves making it to the semifinals along with Sowjanya Bavisetti  and Prarthana Thombare at the $10,000 KPIT MSLTA BVG ITF Womens Tennis organized by MSLTA and Played at Shri Shiv Chatrapati Krida Sankul, Mhalunge Balewadi

In the quarter finals sixth seeded and seventeen year old Pranjala Yedlapalli upset  third seeded Natasha Palha   6-4, 6-4 , Pranjala will now take on  Sowjanya Bavisetti who created the biggest upset knocking out third seeded  Riya Bhatia  6-2, 6-3.

Seventeen year old Mihika Yadav  scored a convincing 6-3,6-4 win over seasoned Nidhi Chilumula  to make it to the semifinals , Yadav will take on fourth seeded Prarthana G. Thombare  who accounted for  Sai Samhitha Chamarthi  6-4, 6-4.

Sharrmadaa Baluu  and Dhruthi  Venugopal survived two match points to edge out  Eetee Maheta and    Natasha Palha  6-7(4), 6-2(13-11) and make it to the finals in the doubles , they will take on Delhi girls Riya Bhatia and  Shweta Chandra Rana  who scored a easy 6-3,6-1 win over Sowjanya Bavisetti  and Rishika Sunkara   6-3, 6-1 .

The girls singles semifinals will be played 11.30 along-with the Doubles finals, The prizes will be given away at the hands of Mr Umesh Mane of BVG and MSLTA President Bharat Oza

Following are the results: Quarterfinal Round: Singles:

  • Pranjala Yedlapalli(Ind,6) bt Natasha Palha (IND) [3] 6-4, 6-4
  • Sowjanya Bavisetti (IND) bt Riya Bhatia (IND) [1] 6-2, 6-3
  • Prarthana G. Thombare (IND) [4] bt Sai Samhitha CHAMARTHI (IND) 6-4, 6-4
  • Mihika Yadav (IND) bt Nidhi Chilumula  (IND) 6-3, 6-4

Doubles: Semi Final

  • Sharrmadaa BALUU (IND) / Dhruthi TATACHAR VENUGOPAL (IND) [1] bt Eetee MAHETA (IND) / Natasha PALHA (IND) [3] 6-7(4), 6-2(13-11)
  • Riya BHATIA (IND) [2] / Shweta Chandra RANA (IND) bt Sowjanya BAVISETTI (IND) [4] / Rishika SUNKARA (IND)  6-3, 6-1