Ankita Raina wins the ITF individual title in Nonthaburi
NEW DELHI: the best singles player in India Ankita Raina he won his first individual title of the ITF season and the tenth of his career when he won Chloe Paquet in the clash of the summit of the $ 25,000 event in Nonthaburi , Thailand on Sunday.
The third Indian seeded recorded an easy 6-3, 7-5 victory over the fourth French woman, ranked even in places below the Indian in 178.
He also won the doubles title with his Dutch partner. Bibiane Schoofs .
It was Ankita's first victory against Paquet, who emerged winner in the previous two games.
It has been a good start for Ankita in the 2020 season, as it had reached the semifinals in the other USD 25000 event in Canberra.
It is a positive start to the season. Actually, last year also ended with a winning note in the singles and doubles of Solapur. I didn't have much time for pre-season training, but my coach was traveling for 3 weeks, which helped me train physically and tennis wise, said Ankita.
We arrived a few days before the tournament started here in Thailand. At this level, small aspects need to be improved every day and even during tournaments, so even if I get 3-4 sessions with my coach during the tournament, an improvement is seen, she added.