Chandigarh, Nov 27: Trailing by a set Aryan Aggarwal rallied to beat Pratham Gopal in three setter boys under-16 singles first round match by 3-6,6-2,7-6 (3) in the STA-AITA Tennis Series Tournament at the Chandigarh Club in Sector 1 here today.
Ekamjeet Singh also rallied to oust Manjootpreet Singh in three setter 4-6,6-0,7-5. Bhumi Kakkar surrendered the first set without winning a game against Yashika Sharma in the girls under-14 singles first round fixture.
However, Bhumi Kakkar bounced back into the game with vengeance to snatch a well-merited win by 0-6,6-4,6-1.
Boys under-14 singles (Ist round): Yash Aggarwal bt Vishal 6-1,3-6,6-2, Arshveer Sharma bt Manjootpreet Singh 6-4,6-4, Shivam Wadhawan bt Birkaran Singh 6-1,6-2, Haramrit Singh bt Daksh Marwaha 6-1,6-2, Pratham Gopal bt Guransh Singh 6-3,6-1, Aryan Aggarwal bt Saksham Chawla 6-1,6-0, Harwin S Munjal bt Damanpreet Singh 6-1,6-4, Anirudh Sangra bt Yajat Khanna 6-0,6-2. (UNI)