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Marathe, Patil cause upsets
Sakal Times | Thursday, 18 May 2017 AT 09:55 AM IST
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Mumbai: Andy Thaosen of Assam, Siddharth Marathe and Sonal Patil, both of Maharashtra, toppled seeded players to move into the quarterfinals at the 11th Ramesh Desai Memorial Junior Tennis Nationals for Boys and Girls Under-12 at the MSLTA’s their GA Ranade Tennis complex.

In the Boys singles, Thaosen came back from a set down to upset sixth seeded Rushil Khosla of Uttar Pradesh 2-6, 6-3, 6-4. Pune boy and qualifier Marathe played intelligently to upset eighth seeded Wyatt Obrien of West Bengal 6-2, 6-0 to enter the quarterfinals.

In the girls section Sonal Patil of Kolhapur recorded the lone upset as she beat No 12 seed Lakshmi Arunkumar of Tamilnadu 6-7(10-12), 6-1, 6-2 to make it to the last eight stage.

Results:
Pre-quarterfinal round:
Boys: 1-Aayush Bhat(Kar) bt Kavin Karthik 6-1, 6-1; Siddharth Marathe (Mah) bt 8-Wyatt Obrien (Ben) 6-2, 6-0; 16-Eapen Joshua (Mah) bt Adhirit Awal (TN) 6-0, 6-1; Andy Thaosen (Asm) bt  6-Rushil Khosla (UP) 2-6, 6-3, 6-4; 5-Arunava Majumdar (Ben) bt 9-Niranjan Edison (TN) 6-3, 7-6 (7-2); 13-Prajwal Tewari (Mah) bt Jaishnav Shinde (Mah) 6-0, 7-6 (13-11); Skandha Rao (Kar) bt Arya Bhattachary (Ben) 6-0, 6-1; 2-Aditya Rathi (Har) bt 14-Aryan Shah (Guj) 6-0, 6-3.
Girls: 1-Siddhi Khandelwal (Guj) bt Anya Jacob (Mah) 6-2, 6-0; 12-Abhaya Vemuri (Tel) bt Durganshi DL (Del) 6-2, 6-3; Sonal Patil (Mah) bt 12-Lakshmi Arunkumar (TN) 6-7(10-12), 6-1, 6-2; 9-Madhurima Sawant (Mah) bt Parikh Pavitra (Guj) 6-4, 7-5; Ananya SR (TN) bt Alisha Deogaonkar ( Mah) 6-1, 6-3; Kundana Bandaru (TN) bt Amishi Shukla 6-1, 6-0; Saina Deshpande (Mah) bt Shravani Khawale (Mah) 6-1, 6-2; 2-Pari Singh (Mah) bt 14-Apurva Vemuri (Tel) 6-0, 6-0.
 
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