All India Tennis Tournament Championship Series U-16 Girls and Boys began here on Monday under the aegis of Chhattisgarh State Tennis Association and All India Tennis Association.
In the girls Singles Pre-Quarter Finals, Latika Khandelwal defeated Suhani Pathak by 8-6, Hemika Jindal defeated Tanishka by 8-2 and Divya Jyoti Sahu defeated Yashika Somani by 8-5. The winners entered the quarter finals of the tournament.
In Boys Singles first round Viraj, Raghav, Shaswat, Atharv, Satyakam, Arya, Daksh, Jasved, Khirman, Aditya and Almaz won their respective matches to enter the second round.
In the Boys Singles Pre-quarter finals, Atharv Raj Balani defeated Shaswat Agrawal by 8-0, Satyakam Mishra defeated Samarth Soni by 8-4, Daksha Jotwani defeated Raghav Verma by 8-2, first seed Shlok Tayal defeated Viraj Patwa by 8-2 (2), Emon Bhatt defeated Arya Soni by 8-4, Kushagra Jagwani defeated Jasdev Sharma by 8-6, Khirman Tandi defeated Aditya Khemani by 8-1 and second seed Sampreet Sharma defeated Almaz Ahmed by 8-1 to enter the quarter finals.