The 17-year-old Vaishnavi encountered quite a strong challenge from her city rival, who is four years younger, before pulling off a 3-6 6-2 6-4 victory at the Cricket Club of India's courts.
In the corresponding boys' final, India's unseeded Garvit Batra - conqueror of top seed Goran Markovic of Serbia in the semi finals - lost to third seeded Chinese Taipei rival Chih-Chun Tang in a three-hour battle. The latter won 6-2 6-7(4) 7-5.
Upcoming youngster Pranjala, who knocked out the second seed Hana Mortagy of Egypt and third seed India
Himachal Pradesh, Assam and Delhi scored victories over their respective opponents in the group stage matches of the 63rd Senior National Basketball ...