KUANTAN, March 22 (Bernama) — Twins Shamirul Shahril Mohd Adam Das and Suhana Sofia emerged champions for the second time consecutively in the Maju Tennis Malaysia Junior Tour Championship 2015.
Shamirul and Suhana won the under-16 men’s and women’s categories in the second circuit final played at Taman Gelora Tennis Court here, Sunday.
Shamirul,15, beat Razlan Shaqeel Rahmat 6-1, 6-1 while Suhana,15, trounced Nor Hazira Hamidon 6-2, 6-3.
At the first circuit action in Paroi, Seremban, Negeri Sembilan in February the twins also emerged champions in their respective categories.
Suhana hopes the success would help her to continue exhibiting a sound game to boost the quality of the game in the future.
“I hope the win will boost my enthusiasm to perform better as surely the challenges after this will be stiffer,” she said.
Shamirul said the success motivated him to continue the challenges to qualify for the masters category.
The third circuit of the championship would take place in Melaka on April 2 to 5 before touring to Johor, Perlis, Selangor, Sabah, Terengganu, Perak and ending in Kedah.
A total 16 players with the best rankings in the 10 circuits for each category would perform in the Masters round in Kuala Lumpur on Dec 10 to 13.