Pune: Dalwinder Singh of Punjab warmed up perfectly for the stronger challenges ahead as he eased past unseeded Jatin Dahiya in two sets in a men’s singles first round match of the AITA Ranking Rs 22 lakh prize-money JVPG Anirudh Desai All-India Open Tennis Tournament 2018, at the Juhu Vile Parle Gymkhana on Tuesday.
Dalwinder was in complete control of the match as he cruised past Dahiya, winning at 6-3, 6-2.
Results: (First round)
Women: Bhuvana Kalva bt Nikita Bishnoi 6-1, 6-2; 3-Rishika Sunkara bt Mihika Yadav 6-1, 6-0; Arushi Vikram Bhasin bt Shrishti Daas 6-1, 7-5; Shreya Tatavarthy bt Moulika Ram 6-1, 6-0; 2-Sai Samitha bt Shruti Gupta 6-0, 6-2; Dakshata Patel bt 7-Shweta C. Rana 6-1, 6-2; 4-Nithyaraj Baburaj bt Avika Sagwal 6-1, 6-0; 8-Nidhi Chilumula bt Kaaviya Balasubramaniam 6-1, 6-1; Sara Yadav bt Nidhitra Rajmohan 6-2, 7-6; Bhuvana Kalva bt Nikita Bishnoi 6-1, 6-2;
Men: Dhruv Sunish bt Nitin Kumar Sinha 6-2, 6-4; 4-Kunal Anand bt Shahbaaz Khan 6-4, 6-3; Dakshineswar Suresh bt Anurag Nenwani 6-2, 2-6, 7-6 (7-5).