GUWAHATI, Oct 19 - Unseeded Nishtha Rani Borphukan caused a major upset defeating the second seed Areena Phukan 6-3, 6-0 last evening in the 7th India Club-AITA Championship Series at the India Club courts here.
Today, Nistha confirmed a berth in the last-four stage with another upset by defeating 8th seed Supriya Borgohain (7-5, 6-3).
All other seeded players progressed to the next round in their respective categories.
Results: (Boys U-14) 4th seed Anchit Gogoi (Asm) bt 7th seed Raktav Dutta (Asm) (6-1, 6-0), 3rd seed Aditya Bhagawati (Asm) bt 5th seed Arunesh Bora (Asm), top seed Kritanta Sarma (Asm) bt Andy Thaosen (Asm), (6-1, 6-2) 2nd seed Hrykpb Borah (Asm) bt 8th seed Tanmay Das (Asm) (6-2, 6-3). (Girls U-14) Top seed Kristi Boro (Asm) bt Anannya Jamir (Asm) (6-0, 6-0), 4th seed Ishika Chakma (Asm) bt 5th seed Justina Borgohain (Asm) (6-2, 7-5), 3rd seed Harshita Borah (Asm) bt 6 seed Tanishqa Patar (Asm) � (6-2, 6-3), Nistha Rani Borphukan (Asm) bt 8th seed Supriya Borgohain (7-5, 6-3). (Boys U-14 doubles) Top seed Kritanta Sarma/Hrykpb Borah bt Andy Thaosen/Udbhas Kr Gogoi (6-1, 6-2), 4th seed Uday Jyoti Das/Avnish Baruah bt Jigyashman Hazarika/Akhzar Nihal Rahman (6-1, 6-0), Anubhav Kashyap/ Bhargav Chetia bt 3rd seed Arunesh Bora/ Raktav Dutta (7-6(5), 0-6, 10-5), 2nd seed Anchit Gogoi/Aditya Bhagawati bt Raktim Gogoi/Tanmay Das (6-2, 6-0). (Girls U-14 doubles) Top seed Kristi Boro/Harshita Bora bt Anannya Jamir/Sinug Langkam (6-0, 6-1), 2nd seed Tanishqa Patar/Kalpita Rajkhowa bt Meghna Bhardwaj/Seyeda Nihad Omar � (6-3, 6-1), 3rd seed Nishtharani Borphukan/Areena Phukan bt Justina Borgohain/Namrata Das � (7-5, 6-2), 4th seed Pratiksha Saikia/Ishika Chakma bt Jeffrin Ahmed/Wasfia Safi (Assam Velly) (6-0, 6-1). � Sports Reporter