R.N. Ramesh, an employee of CSIR- CFTRI, participated in All India Senior Tennis Championship in 45+ doubles category at Narasapur (AP) recently.
Ramesh, along with S. Subramanyam of Namakkal (TN), exhibited a wonderful game of play defeating former national champion Manoj Kumar of Coimbatore (TN) and his partner MLVN Raju of (AP) by 6-2, 2-6, 10-4 in the quarter finals.
The same pair defeated Armugam of Bengaluru (Kar) and Dhaveji of Narasapur (AP) by 6-1,4-6, 10-7 in the semifinals.
However, the pair became the runners-up in the Championship after losing the finals in a thrilling match against K.G. Ramesh (TN) and Jayanth Pawar (Pune) by 2-6. 5-7.