BKSP sweep Uttara tennis titles |
Henry Prithul Mondal clinched his first ever trophy when he won the men's single title of the Uttara Club Open National Tennis Tournament on Friday.
The giant-killing BKSP student, who stunned top seeded Amol Roy in the semifinals, slayed fancied Dipu Lal 1-6, 7-6, 6-4 in the final.
Ho Jo Fusako of BKSP secured the women's singles crown defeating Israt Sultana Ruma of BKSP 6-1, 6-3 in the final.
In fact, BKSP swept all the titles on the final day of the eight-day meet.
In the men's doubles event, Shah Newaz and Murad Hossain of BKSP emerged as champions outplaying Amol Roy and Laxman Lal 6-4, 6-4.
Israt Sultana Ruma and Ho Jo Fusako won the women's doubles title defeating Kunito Otaki and Ya Woo Kia of Japan Club by 6-1, 6-1.
In the under-16 girls' event, Mahi Ching of BKSP became champion beating her BKSP mate Masuma Sultana 6-2, 6-1.
Omar Faruk of BKSP won the boys' under-14 title beating Arif Hossain of Narayanganj Club 6-0, 6-2.
In the under-12 boys' event, Sheikh Hasibul Haque of BKSP became champion defeating Tasfin Alam of Uttara Club 6-4, 6-1.
Housing and Public Works Minister Mirza Abbas distributed prizes among the winners as the chief guest.