Rashmikaa-Humera clinch silver in Khelo India Youth Games

Khelo India Youth Games
Telangana’s Shaik Humera (left) and Shrivalli Rashmikaa with the runners-up trophies on Saturday.

Hyderabad: Telangana’s Shrivalli Rashmikaa and Shaik Humera went down in straight sets against top seeded pair of Zeel Desai and Vaidhehi Choudary to settle for a silver in the under-21 girls doubles finals at the Khelo India Youth Games in Pune on Saturday.

The top-seeded Gujarat duo were in control from the beginning as they recorded 6-3, 6-2 victory over TS’ pair. Earlier, Rashmikaa and Humera pair blanked Kavya Balsubramanyam and Sai Avantika of Tamil Nadu 6-0, 6-0 in the semifinals.

Results: Zeel Desai /Vaidhei Choudary ( Guj) (1) bt Shrivalli Rashmikaa/Shaik Humera (TS) 6-3, 6-2.