Jamshedpur 10th Nov 2021: Swati Verma of Jharkhand became the lone flag bearer of Jharkhand in the quarterfinals of the ongoing Tata Steel AITA Tennis Championship Series 2021 at Deco Turf Court at JRD Tata Sports Complex, Jamshedpur.
Verma ensured 10 national ranking points in the girls’ under-18 category on the second day of the tournament on Tuesday.
Jharkhand girls, including Anshika Raj, lost 6-0,6-0 to top seed West Bengal’s Sumira Jaiswal in straight sets.
In the boys’ singles under the 18 category, unseeded Steven Ankit Ekka of Odisha defeated top seed Shagnik Bose of Bengal 6-4, 6-1 straight.
In other girls’ singles matches of the day, Bengal’s Sumira Jaiswal beat Jharkhand’s Anshika Raj 6-0,6-0.
However, the matches will start tomorrow at 08:30 am.