Muscat: Kimberly Pinto and Sailee Kerkar qualified to clash in the girls' under-14 singles of the Annual Tennis Tournament, which is being organised by the Indian Social Club Muscat and sponsored by the Falcon Insurance Company.
After the round-robin phase of matches, Kimberly qualified from Group A with two back-to-back victories.
Kimberly faced some resistance before overcoming Akshita Chauhan 7-4 and in the second match she scored a convincing 7-2 victory over Anusha Ravishankar.
In the last group game, Akshita Chauhan defeated Anusha Ravishankar 7-4.
Sailee Kerkar qualified from group-B with two straight victories.
Sailee blanked Mathangi Narayan 7-0 and in the all-important match, edged past Sanjana Girish 7-6 in the tie-breaker.
In the last match of group-B, Sanjana Girish defeated Mathangi 7-1.In first round action of the boys' under-14 singles, Amaan Kazi and Anirudh Sriram played some brilliant tennis before Amaan staved off a fightback by Anirudh to win with a
In other first round matches, Avinash Menon was too strong for Anurag Kumar whom he blanked 8-0.
Yash Tanna cruised to a 8-2 win over Ashton D'Souza, Sabharish Kumar was a 8-3 victor over Navnit Parihar and Pranav Vinod was in his elements and romped to a 8-0 triumph over Srinesh AR.