Top seed Sri Vaishnavi Peddi Reddy continued her winning run to progress to the girls' singles quarter-finals in the CCI-ITF Junior boys & girls' under-18 Tennis Championship in Mumbai on Wednesday.
Reddy, who won the ITF junior title in New Delhi last month, wasted little time in taming unseeded compatriot Snehal Mane 6-1, 6-0 in a pre-quarter-final encounter at the Cricket Club of India courts.
In the next round, she has an interesting contest against India's eighth seed Vasanthi Shinde, who rallied strongly to defeat China's Taipei's Yuchia Chen 2-6, 6-4, 6-3.
In boys' competition, top seed Goran Markovic, who finished runner-up in the New Delhi tournament, had an easy outing, winning 6-2, 6-2 over India's Garry Tokas.
Girls' singles (second round): Sri Vaishnavi Peddi Reddy (Ind) beat Snehal Mane (Ind) 6-1, 6-0; Yekaterina Gubanova (Kaz) beat Sanjana Sudhir (Ind) 6-0, 6-3; Hana Mortagy (Egy) beat Nida Shahid (Ind) 6-1, 6-2;Teertha Iska (Ind) beat Akshara Iska (Ind) 6-4, 6-1; Pranjala Yadlapalli (Ind) beat Mahita Dadi Reddy (Ind) 6-0, 6-1; Snehadevi S Reddy (Ind) beat Mikha Yadav (Ind) 6-0, 6-2; Dhrithi Tatachar Venugopal (Ind) beat Zeel Desai (Ind) 6-2, 6-2, Vasanthi Shinde (Ind) beat Yuchia Chen (Tpe) 2-6, 6-4, 6-3.
Boys' singles (second round): Goran Markovic (Srb) beat Garry Tokas (Ind) 6-2, 6-2; Garvit Batra (Ind) beat Rajanvir Singh Dharni (Ind) 6-4, 6-3; Alexey Nesterov (Kaz) beat Sai Nikhil Mannepalli (Ind) 6-1, 6-4; Chih-Chun Tang (Tpe) beat Vijay Jude Raymond (Ind) 6-1, 6-0; KuathekAbhiyev (Kaz) beat Ansu Bhuyan (Ind) 6-0, 6-2; Sachin Kumar (Ind) beat Vidit Vaghela (Ind) 6-3, 6-3; Dimitry Popko (Kaz) beat Aditya Deswal (Ind) 6-1, 6-0; Timur Khabibulin (Kaz) beat Gnana Bhaskar (Ind) 7-5, 6-2.