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Divij and Purav won the Helsinki Challenger title

Divij Sharan, Purav Raja with the Challenger doubles trophy in Helsinki, Finland. | Photo Credit: Special Arrangements

Purav Raja and Divij Sharan defeated Reese Stalder and Petros Tsitsipas 6-7(5), 6-3, [10-8] in the doubles final of the €67,960 Challenger tennis tournament in Helsinki, Finland.

It was the second title of the season for Purav and Divij, who collected 90 ATP points and €3,950.

At the ITF women’s event in Nairobi, Kenya, Sravya Shivani won the doubles title partnering Ireland’s Celine Simunyu. This is the first title of the season for Sravya.

The results:

€67,960 Challenger, Helsinki: Doubles: Final: Purav Raja and Divij Sharan bt Reese Stalder (USA) and Petros Tsitsipas (Gre) 6-7(5), 6-3, [10-8].

$15,000 ITF women, Nairobi: DoublesFinal: Celine Simunyu (Irl) & Sravya Shivani bt Sabastiani Leon (USA) & Divine Dasam Nweke (Ngr) 6-4, 7-6(3); Semifinals: Celine and Sravya bt Angela Okutoyi (Ken) and Smriti Bhasin 5-7, 7-6(3), [10-4].

$25,000 UTR Pro women, Dubai: Positional play-off: Stefania Bojica (Rou) bt Sai Samhitha 6-4, 4-6, 6-0.

Chandan Kumar

Author & Content Researcher for Entertainment & World Desk, reports on world cinema, web series and lifestyle. Like to explore trends in the film industry and build conversations about them. Also focused on discovering regional cinema and good storytelling above all! Official E-mail :- chandan.kumar06@brnews.co.in

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