R.N. Ramesh (employee of CSIR-CFTRI) from Mysore Tennis Club, Mysuru and Balasubramanyam from Vontikoppal Club, Mysuru, won the Doubles event in Davanagere Open State-level Tennis Championship held at Davanagere recently, by defeating Venkatesh and Srinivas of Garden Tennis Club, Mysuru, in the finals by 6-3.
Ramesh also won Singles event of the Championship by defeating Uday (Belagavi).
R.N. Ramesh also participated in All India Senior Tennis Championship in 55+ category at Kakinada (AP) and emerged winner in the Singles event and runner-up in the Doubles event.
Ramesh defeated Rawat of Bengaluru by 6-4,7-6 (7-5) in the final to win Singles Championship.
In the Doubles event, Ramesh partnered with Paul Manohar (Guntur) to defeat Rawat (Bengaluru) & Ravishankar (Hyderabad) by 3-6,6-7 in the finals.