MSLTA – Yonex Sunrise NDHTA All India Ranking Championship Series Tennis Tournament for Under-16 boys and girls will be played from November 18 to 22 at MSLTA Tennis Academy in Bajiprabhu Nagar, Ramnagar, Nagpur.
As per AITA rules, Championship Series will be played over seven days. It will begin with the qualifying round followed by the main draw. Qualifying round will be played on Saturday and Sunday from 9 am to 4 pm.
Players will be coming from Maharashtra, Chhatisgarh, Rajasthan, Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, West Bengal and MP apart from Nagpur. The tournament will be inaugurated at the hands director Finance, MOIL Rakesh Tumane at 09.30 am on November 18. The signing in for the qualifying draw will be held on November 15 from 12 noon to 2 pm at
the venue. Players have been asked to come with their AITA cards and give their entry by paying the fees of Rs 600 only.
Some of the players who have confirmed are falling under top 300 in boys and top 200 in girls (All India Ranking). Tanishk Jadhav and Omar Sumar from Maharashtra are the top two ranked boys players whereas Suhani Sabherwal from Maharashtra and Vakiti Vaishnavi from Telangana are the top two ranked girls players. Supriya Chatterjee will be the Tournament Supervisor. Tournament Director is Dr Sudhir Bhiwapurkar and Tournament Secretary is Vijay Naidu. Daily Allowance of Rs 400 will be paid as per AITA norms to the players in main draw.