Snippets 16-07-2012

Tennis meet to begin today

By The Telegraph Online
  • Published 16.07.12
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Tennis meet to begin today

Guwahati, July 15: The OIL-AITA Super Series Tennis Tournament will get under way at the Chachal Tennis Complex here from tomorrow. The tournament will be held in the under-12 and under-16 boys and girls’ categories. The qualifiers were held among 103 players today. A 12-day coaching programme of the All Assam Tennis Association concluded at the same venue on Thursday. Chess: Rishita Sinha and Manthan Kashyap Datta of P.C. Borooah Chess Academy will represent Assam in the 26th National Under-7 Chess Championship in Puducherry from Sunday to July 24. School soccer: The Pilik Choudhury under-14 state inter-school football tournament will be held at the Sarusajai sports complex here from July 17 to 20. It will be followed by the Dewkon Trophy under-16 school tournament at the same venue from July 23 to 26. The champions of both the meets will represent the state in the Subroto Cup tournament in Delhi. Ranking TT: The Sivasagar District Sports Association will organise the all Assam major ranking table tennis championship from July 27 to 29. About 400 players will participate in the 11-event meet.