Vardhan, top-seed Vaidehee move to second round of Fenesta Nationals

Updated: Oct 3 2023 7:16PM

New Delhi, Oct 3 (PTI) Vishnu Vardhan and Vaidehee Chaudhari registered contrasting victories in their respective opening matches at the Fenesta Open National Tennis Championship here on Tuesday.

Telangana's eighth seed Vishnu Vardhan had to dig deep for a 7-6, 3-6, 7-5 victory against Karnataka's Adil Kalyanpur in a marathon match.

However, the two-time champion Vardhan utilised his experience in the third set to take the match with an exquisite backhand after Adil saved multiple match points.