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Double for Vibhav

BANGALORE, NOV. 20. The second seed, Vibhav M. Iyengar of Karnataka claimed a fine double in under-14 section of the Air Deccan-AITA Talent Series tennis championship at the St. John's Medical Collelge courts here on Saturday.

In singles, Vibhav ended the run of dark horse, Kenneth Mirajkar, 6-2, 6-3 and teaming up with Shreyas beat Siddanth Buratoki and Praveen Ramaswamy 6-2, 6-0 for the doubles crown.

The third seed, Kelsey Sundaram of Tamil Nadu, defeated second seed, Amoolya Raghunath in an absorbing baseline duel at 7-6 (7), 3-6, 6-1 to win the girls under-18 singles. Unseeded Nimisha Mohan capped a good run with a title triumph in the girls under-14 singles final, beating Sayali Bilari 6-2, 5-7,6-4.

Bad light curtailed play in the boys under-18 singles between Kaushik S. Raju and G.P. Prajnesh when the score was 3-6, 7-5, 5-5. With the prospect of a tie-breaker looming large and theblight fading fast, the Chief Referee, Peter Vijaykumar called off play and said that the tie would resume on Sunday.

The results (all finals):

Boys: Under-14: singles: Vibhav M. Iyengar bt Kenneth Mirajkar 6-2,6-3. Doubles: M.D. Shreyas & Vibhav bt Siddanth Buratoki & Praveen Ramaswamy 6-2, 6-0.

Under-18: doubles: G.P. Prajnesh & Akash Wagh bt Sujith Sachidanand & Preetam Roy Moras 6-1, 6-4.

Girls: under-14: singles: Nimisha Mohan bt Sayali Bilari 6-2, 5-7, 6-4.

Under-18: singles: Kelsey Sundaram bt Amoolya Rahgunath 7-6 (1), 3-6, 6-1. Doubles: Lizeth King & Amoolya Raghunath bt Sharmada Balu & Prarthana Pratap 6-0, 6-3. — Our Special Correspondent

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