Grand double for Natasha at Eden Gardens


Dempo Goodwill Ambassador Natasha Palha won the SPS Central Excise Tennis tournament at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata, clinching both the singles and doubles title. She took home a cash purse of Rs 25,000 for her effort. In the women’s singles final, Natasha defeated Bhuvana K of Andhra Pradesh 6-3, 6-7, 6-2. In the doubles event, Natasha partnered with Treta Bhatacharya of West Bengal while defeating Bhuvana K and Amrita Mukherji 6-4, 6-4 to make it a grand double. Natasha next plays the grass court championship at Kolkata followed by the $25000 Women’s ITF at Muzaffarnagar. [NT]