Himani downs Tanushree for Khar Gymkhana title

PTI| Updated: Mar 23, 2014, 21:42 PM IST

Mumbai: Haryana`s Himani Mor lifted the singles title at the Rs 1.5-lakh prize money Khar Gymkhana All India ranking women`s tennis tournament by defeating Tamil Nadu`s Tanushree Palanivel in three sets on Sunday.

In a battle between two qualifiers, the Haryana girl emerged tops 7-5 4-6 7-5 after a protracted struggle.

The doubles title was won by the Maharashtra combine of Sagarika Phadke and Nupur Kaul who defeated Karnataka pair of Asha Nandan Kumar and Prreeti Ujjini 6-3 3-6 10-8.