Thania rallied past third-seeded Nainika Reddy 6-2, 6-7 (5), 6-3 in a closely contested girls singles final and later paired with Nainika to win the girls doubles with a 7-5, 7-6 (7-0) win over Divya Ungrish and Aakruthi Sonkusare
It was a poor show by us. We lost too many matches and are sitting at the bottom of the table. I know the fans are upset with us. We are determined for a better show in the next season and have already started planning. HFC will bounce back in the next season.
Sutirtha whips past Krittwika Sinha Roy to corner glory in the women’s section
The 17-year-old paddlers had earlier faced against each other in the senior girl’s finals of the Kerala State inter-school tournament where Anekha emerged the winner.
HFC is having a disappointing run in the ISL, and are sitting at the bottom of the points table with five points from nine matches
Hosts Hyderabad start their Ranji campaign on a disappointing note
Hyderabad FC, despite being at the bottom of the table (4 points), can take inspiration from the fact that FC Goa is not in their best of form, having just one win from their last five matches. The visitors are currently fifth in the points table with nine points.
“Yes, I am being assigned the role of a finisher. I want to win matches for the country. I have full trust in my abilities. I don’t feel nervous. I had a good Mushtaq Ali series coming up into the tournament. I am ready to do anything for the team,” Shivam