Oliver Crawford wins $15000 KPIT–MSLTA ITF WTT Cup Mens tennis championships

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Pune , March 28, 2021 :   Fourth seeded Oliver Crawford stopped the winning run of eighth seeded Zane Khan  to win the men’s singles event at  the  $15000 KPIT –MSLTA  ITF WTT Cup  Men’s tennis championships being organized by MSLTA in association with Deccan Gymkhana and played at their tennis courts

In a one sided final the three weeks of stress seemed to have shown on the young Zane Khan as he went down without a struggle. 

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In a match lasting just over an hour 21 year Crawford who had taken out 3 Indians on way to the final ousted Zane Khan 6-3,6-0.  In the first set Crawford broke Khan in the 2nd and the 4th games and was broken himself in the 5th game to win the set 6-3. In the second set Crawford steamrolled Khan breaking thrice to win the match and the title.

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The singles winner Oliver Crawford got $2,160(₹156500) and 10 ATP points  while the runners up Zane Khan received  $1,272 (₹92000). The prizes were given away at the hands of Mr Kishor Patil VP MSLTA and President Of PMDTA, Former Divisional Commissioner Chandrakant Dalvi , MSLTA Secretary Sunder Iyer , Mr Vishwas Lokare Hon Sec of Deccan Gymkhana . ITF supervisor Sheetal Iyer and Ashwin Girme Tennis Secretary Deccan Gymkhana were present on the occasion. 

Following are the results: final Round: Singles: Mens:
Oliver Crawford  (USA) [4] bt Zane Khan  (USA) [8] 6-3, 6-0.