State Open Cash Prize Tennis C'ship Sohan to meet Dhanraj in U-12 boys singles final


State Open Cash Prize Ten
By Our Sports Reporter
IMPHAL, Feb 11 : Sohan will square off  against Dhanraj in the Under -12 boys  singles final of the 40th State Open Cash Prize Tennis Championship-2021 which is underway at the Officers' Club Tennis Complex at Lamphelpat.
In the U-12 semifinals matches staged today, Sohan sealed a straight sets (4-0, 4-2) win against Kishan Th while Dhanaraj thrashed Joshua 4-1, 4-1.
In the mens' singles, Rivaskar overwhelmed Leelenje 6-1, 6-2 and  Beacker downed Paras 6-1, 6-0.
The winners in mens' doubles are Paras/Praksah (beat Govin/Binoy) and Domson/Pritam (defeated a duo of Ramkumar/Ahenba), Ashwajit/Shankar (beat Y Azad and Korounganba) and Luching/N Derek (downed L Suraj and H Balkrishna).
Meanwhile, in the 45+ singles, K Jayenta defeated M Pradip 6-3, 6-4; A Romeo beat A Rajiv Sharma 6-1, 6-3; N Dilip crushed Th RAkesh 6-3, 6-2 and T Pamei thrashed Th Ibohal 6-3, 6-3.
H Ibotombi and W Iboyaima prevailed in the 55+ singles event, defeating their opponents Shahshanka and Dr Matum respectively.
In the U-14 boys pre-quarterfinals matches, Karanajit beat Kovith M in straight set 4-0, 4-0 and Th Rajiv beat Kishan (Walk over)