Hyderabad: State tennis player Shrivalli Rashmikaa capped her fine run at the Adidas MCC junior national clay court tennis championship with the title as she defeated Karnataka’s Reshma Maruri in a three-set final at the Madras Cricket Club in Chennai on Saturday.
The city youngster recorded a 7-6(3), 2-6, 6-1 victory over the Karnataka player. Rashmikaa earlier had stunned top seeded Salsa Aher in the quarterfinal before downing Punjab’s Sarah Dev in the semifinal.
Results: Shrivalli Rashmikaa (TS) bt Reshma Maruri (KA) 7-6(3) , 2-6, 6-1.
Karteeks triumphs in Jaipur
Meanwhile, G Sai Karteek Reddy won the men’s singles title in the All India National Ranking Tennis tournament at Jaipur. The Hyderabad lad rallied to defeat Rohan Bhatia of Maharashtra 6-7, 6-2, 6-3 in the final.
Earlier in the semifinals, Reddy beat Dipinder Singh Bains of Chandigarh 6-4, 6-3.