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Naga boy Vilasier Khate wins 5th Indo Bhutan Friendship Tennis Tournament

Vilasier Khate wins singles and Doubles titles of the 5th India Bhutan Friendship Tennis Tournament
(Photo Credit: Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio_Twitter)

Vilasier Khate from Nagaland won both the Singles and Doubles titles of the 5th Indo-Bhutan Friendship Tennis Tournament which was held at Thimpu, Bhutan between 2nd July -7th July, 2019.

In singles, Vilasier defeated Ivan Islanovic from Russia by a score of 7-6, 6-3.

In Doubles, Vilasier and his partner Tshering Tobgay who is from Bhutan won the title by a score of 6-2, 6-2.

75 participants from Bhutan, India, Bangladesh, Nepal and Russia took part in the tournament. It is organised by Bhutan Tennis Federation supported by India-Bhutan Foundation.

Cheif Minister Neiphiu Rio in his tweet congratulate Vilasier Khate from Nagaland, on winning both the Singles and Doubles titles of the 5th India-Bhutan Friendship Tennis Tournament at Thimpu.