Tag: ITF Women’s

27
Feb

Local girl Zeel Desai ends up second at her home ITF Women’s $15k event

Garmany’s Emily Seibold defeated number one seeded local girl Zeel Desai in the singles final of the ITF Women’s $15,000 Ahmedabad to lift the champion’s trophy today. The tournament, which began on 21st February in Gujarat’s Ahmedabad city, came to conclusion with the 22-year-old Seibold winning comfortably in straight sets 6-2, 6-1. This is Seibold’s maiden ITF title of her

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11
Dec

Bhosale in last four , Vaidehi upsets Pranjala at ITF W15 Solapur

Top seeded Rutuja Bhosale , second seeded Zeel Desai , third seeded Soujanya Bavisetti and sixth seeded Vaidehi Chaudari stormed into the ladies singles semifinal of the ITF Women’s $15,000 Solapur being played at the MSLTA Solapur District Complex. In singles quarterfinals top seeded Rutuja Bhosale blanked our Denmark’s eighth seeded Elena Jamshidi 6-2 6-0. Second seeded Zeel Desai was

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6
Dec

Resurgent Pranjala wears the crown at ITF W15 Bengaluru

Pranjala Yadlapalli, who, after having played two back to back three setters in her quarterfinal and semifinal matches and suffering cramps, dreaded yet another three setter in the title clash against statemate Sowjanya Bhavisetti. Perhaps she had planned accordingly as after being 3-5 down in the first set, went all out to claim the set 7-5 and breezed through the

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4
Dec

Pranjala wins test of nerves to enter semifinals of the ITF W15 Bengaluru

The tennis buffs got their heart’s fill witnessing an action-packed quarterfinal bout between fourth seed Pranjala Yadlapalli and sixth seed Vaidehi Chaudhari with the former winning the battle of nerves that lasted two hours and 27 minutes. The 6-7 (3), 6-4, 6-4 verdict put the 22-year-old into the semifinals of the ITF Women’s $15,000 Bengaluru at the KSLTA Stadium in

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3
Dec

Akanksha enters quarterfinals in style at the ITF W15 Bengaluru

Akanksha Nitture took to tennis when she was just five year old. Her father, a tennis player himself, quit his job and took to coaching, with an aim to train his daughter. Thirteen years later, she played the biggest match of her ITF career thus far and that too with an upset victory over her experienced rival and eighth seed

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29
Nov

Renne, Laalitya cruise into 2nd round of qualifiers at ITF W15 Bengaluru

Renne Singla and Laalitya Kalluri scored upset victories to enter the second round of the qualifiers of the ITF Women’s $15,000 Bengaluru on Sunday. While Renne sent the fourth seed Smriti Bhasin home with a 6-4, 7-5 win, Laalitya won against sixth-seeded Niditra Rajmohan in three sets 6-1, 2-6, 10-6. Renne, the 17-year-old lass from Haryana depended on her deep

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31
Aug

Sowjanya Bavisetti qualifies for ITF W60 main draw in Switzerland

By Radhika Aggarwal | AITA India’s Sowjanya Bavisetti qualified for the main draw of ITF Women’s $60,000 Collonge- Bellerive event in Switzerland today after she won the Qualifying second round in straight sets 6-2, 6-1 against Slovak tennis player Victoria Morvayova. It took only one hour and 19 minutes for Bavisetti to finish off the proceedings at her final qualifying

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18
Aug

Saumya Vig and Marie Rioux advance

Saumya Vig and Japan’s Lisa-Marie Rioux fought back from 5-1 down in the second set to score a 6-2, 7-6(3) victory over Elena Jamshidi and Sofia Nami Samavati of Denmark in the doubles first round of the $15,000 ITF women’s tennis tournament here on Tuesday. The results: $15,000 ITF women, Erwitte, Germany: First round: Lissa-Marie Rioux (Jpn) & Saumya Vig

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13
Aug

Play suspended during the second round match of Ankita Raina at ITF W100 event in Landisville

By Radhika Aggarwal | AITA The second-round match between India’s Ankita Raina and Polish Katarzyna Kawa got suspended midway at the ITF W100 event in Landisville, Pennsylvania after two hours and 12 minutes of action on court. Raina facing the 176th ranked Kawa got off to a slow start and lost the first set 3-6. Kawa made five double faults

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13
Aug

Ankita Raina into the second round at ITF W100 event in Landisville, USA

By Radhika Aggarwal | AITA After qualifying for the main draw of the ITF W100 at Landisville, India’s highest-ranked player in the world, Ankita Raina won her first-round tie in straight sets 6-3, 6-2 against Mexico’s Renata Zarazua who is ranked 122 in the world in the singles and advanced to the second round at Koser Jeweler Tennis Challenge in

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