GUWAHATI, March 9 - Kristi Boro and Udit Gogoi of Assam have been selected to represent India at the Qualifying Round of the Asia-Oceania World Junior Competition to be held in Bangkok.
The tournament, which is for U-14 years category, will start on March 26 and will end on April 7. For the first time, Assam will have its representation in both the boys and girls national teams.
Udit Gogoi who is currently ranked No. 1 in the country in the U-14 category trains at Yellow Ball Tennis Academy in Delhi. Udit has already represented the country on earlier occasions while it will be the maiden opportunity for Kristi to represent the country.
Kristi Boro is currently ranked 4th in the country in the girls U-14 category. Kristi, a student of DPS Guwahati has been training at the North East Tennis Foundation, Dispur under head coach Shiv Kumar Prajapati for more than last 6 years. It was stated in an AATA release issued by secretary Ankush Dutta.