Neeraj Choudhary in action
- April 9, 2014
-- The competiton was organized on 7th April till 9th April 2014. Nearly 8 colleges participated in the competition which created a sense of enthusiasm among the students of these colleges. Really rare to see such enthusiasm in the field of tennis in Kolkata. The colleges who participated were St. Xaviers, Calcutta Institute of Engineering and Management, Heritage Institute, Bhawanipur Gujarati Educational Society, City College, Charu Chandra College, Bangabasi College and many more.
Neeraj Choudhary, the top seed from Charu Chandra College drowned Aviraj Sen from the Calcutta Institute of Engineering and Management (CIEM) by a straight 6-0, 7-5. Choudhary was 5-1 up in the second set from where Sen came back strong to make it 5-5. It was Choudhary then, who geared up his standard to grab the set by a close 7-5.
On the other semi final, Aayush Poddar from St Xavier's College and the 2nd seed in the draw outplayed HIT's Rohit Banerjee by 6-3, 6-1.
The final was played today between Aayush Poddar of St. Xaviers College and Neeraj Choudhary of Charu Chandra College where Neeraj defeated Aayush winning the Championship trophy for ADVANTAGE TENNIS CHAMPIONSHIP 2014.