PUNE: Third seeded Tanish Sane scored an easy 5-1 win over Ehea Chaudhari to enter the quarterfinal of the Little Champions Series Tennis Tournament at Silver Sports Club, Wakad on Sunday.
In the next match, Mrunal Shelke came out with an impressive show to trounce fourth seeded Kavya Deshmukh 5-0 to make a place for herself in the last eight.
Mehek Kapoor and Vaishnavi Chauhan also advanced with an identical 5-0 win over Niharika Goshal and Dhruvi Adyanathaya respectively. Top seed, Devanshi Prabhudesai also did not face any trouble defeating Aarohi Deshmukh 5-1.
Amongst the boys, top seed, Nameesh Hood continued his good run defeating Arnav Kulkarni 5-0 in third round.
Boys, Under-8: Third round: 1-Nameesh Hood bt Arnav Kulkarni 5-0; 7-Sujay Deshmukh bt 10-Viren Chaudhari 5-0; 3-Neeraj Jorwekar bt 15-Prajit Reddy 5-1; 12-Trishik Wakalkar bt 5-Daksha Patil 5-2; 8-Ritsa Kondkar bt 11-Kshitij Amin 5-1.
Girls, Under 10: Pre-quarterfinal round: 1-Devanshi Prabhudesai bt Aarohi Deshmukh 5-1; 5-Prisha Shinde bt Ritika Kaple 5-0; 3-Tanisha Sane bt Ehea Chaudhari 5-1; 7-Ritsa Kondkar bt Shaurya Suryavanshi 5-1; 6-Eetya Jain bt Durga Birajdar 5-4 (7-3); Mrunal Shelke bt 4-Kavya Deshmukh 5-0; Mehek Kapoor bt Niharika Goshal 5-0;Vaishnavi Chauhan bt Dhruvi Adyanathaya 5-0.