Deshmukh, Hood clinch titles at PMDTA-KPIT Junior Tennis
The event concluded at Swarajyarakshak Sambhaji Maharaj Krida Sankul, Karvenagar
Kavya Deshmukh and Namish Hood claimed titles in the girls and boys under 12 event respectively at the fifth leg of PMDTA - KPIT Little Junior Champions Bronze series Tennis Tournament, organized by Pune Metropolitan District Tennis Association (PMDTA) supported by KPIT and played at Swarajyarakshak Sambhaji Maharaj Krida Sankul, Karvenagar.
In the boy's section, fourth-seeded Namish Hood outplayed Rohan Bajaj 4-1, 4-1 to claim the first title of the season. 4th Standard student of DAV Public School Namish practices at RND Colony under coach Avinash Hood.
In the girl's section finals, top-seeded Kavya Deshmukh scored a 4-0, 4-1 win over second-seeded Dhruva Mane and claim her second title of the season in this category. 6th standard student of DY Patil School Kavya practices at PCMC Court under coach Manoj Kusalkar.
The winner's and runner-up got trophy and certificates.
Semifinal Round: Boys under 12:
Namish Hood(4) bt Samihan Deshmukh(1) 7-1;
Rohan Bajaj w/o Vaishnav Ranwade(5);
Final Round: Namish Hood(4) bt Rohan Bajaj 4-1, 4-1;
Girls under 12: Semifinal Round:
Kavya Deshmukh(1) bt Mahika Rege 7-4;
Dhruva Mane(2) bt Swara Jawale(3) 7-4;
Final Round: Kavya Deshmukh(1) bt Dhruva Mane(2) 4-0, 4-1.