Payment row which prompted tennis players to issue a CWG boycott threat is expected to take another fortnight to resolve as Sports Ministry sought details of expenses from All India Tennis Association to release money.
The All India Tennis Association
dismissed media reports that Mahesh
Bhupathi, Leander Paes, Somdev Devvarman and Rohan Bopanna have
threatened to pull out of the Commonwealth Games due to
non-clearance of Davis Cup dues.
Former treasurer of the Commonwealth Games Organising Committee, Anil Khanna, defended himself saying that he was not involved in the tendering process and was not even a part of the OC at the time the contract was signed.
Third seeded Dhruti Venugopal of Karnataka and Sneha Devi Reddy of Maharashtra won the Girl`s doubles under-16 title defeating Amrita Mukherjee and Anandrita Deb of Bengal 6-2 6-3 in the final of the AITA
Junior Tennis Super.