PUNE: MWTA scored a 16-14 win over Golden Boys to emerge champions at the First edition of the Arun Sane Memorial Amateur Tennis League organised by the PYC Hindu Gymkhana and the Pune District Tennis Association (PMDTA) on the PYC Hindu Gymkhana Tennis courts.
In the finals of 80 + Category Tie 1 MWTA team Rajesh Mankani and Sunil Lulla registered a 6-3 win over Golden Boys pair of Amit Patankar and Vikram Umrani, in the second tie MWTA team Praveen Panchal and Nilesh Ostwal edged out Kedar Pathak and Prashant Gosavi 6-5 (7-4), while in the last tie Ashish Maniyar & Abhishekh Singh lost to Golden Boys team Mukund Joshi and Aditya Kathod 4-6.
In the semifinals, Golden Boys scored a 17-12 win over Law College, while MWTA Beat Topaz 14-10.
MWTA beat Golden Boys 16-14 (Rajesh Mankani and Sunil Lulla Beat Amit Patankar & Vikram Umrani 6-3; Praveen Panchal and Nilesh Ostwal bt Kedar Pathak and Prashant Gosavi 6-5 (7-4) ; Ashish Maniyar & Abhishekh Singh Lost to Mukund Joshi & Aditya Kathod 4-6).
Golden Boys beat Law College 17-12 (Dr Amit Patankar and Vikram Umrani bt Girish Rao and Ashish Dhongde 6-2; Dr Kedar Pathak and Prashant Gosavi bt Tarak Parikh and Shivaji Yadav 6-4; Mukund Joshi and Aditya Kathod lost Ketan Jathar and Abhijeet Marathe 5-6 (5-7).
MWTA bt Topaz 14-10 (Rajesh Mankani and Sunil Lulla bt Dr Abhay Jamenis and Yogesh Pantsachiv 6-3; Ostwal lost to Amit Latey and Amit Natekar 2-6; Ashish Maniyar and Abhishek Singh bt Sarang Devi and Prateek Vangikar 6-1).