GUWAHATI, Jan 27 - Tanisha Kashyap of Assam continued her triumph in national junior tennis as she went on to become India No.1 in the U-14 category according to the All India Tennis Association (AITA) rankings released recently.
It is a rare achievement as she becomes the first Assamese girl to occupy the top spot in junior tennis in the country. Tanisha, started her career at the Numaligarh Refinery, Golaghat, got training under noted coaches including Wamique Ansari, Monoj Chouhan, Narendra Nath in NVK. Of late, she has been training with former Davis Cup players and prominent coaches Vivek Shoken and Vishal Uppal in Delhi.
Tanisha won more than 12 junior titles including one national championship.