IMG Academy's Anudeep Kodali wins doubles title at Kalamazoo
IMG Academy's Anudeep Kodali, a native of Durham, N.C., captured his second doubles championship of 2013. Kodali partnered with Taylor Fritz of Rancho Santa Fe, Calif., and entered the tournament as the No. 11 seed. In the final, they were matched up against the event's singles champion, Tommy Paul, partnered with Alex Rybakov. Kodali and Fritz prevented Paul from sweeping the 16s titles at Kalamazoo by the score of 6-4, 6-4. (pictured left, L to R, Fritz and Kodali show off the Kalamazoo Doubles Title).
The victory marked Kodali's second doubles title of 2013. His last championship came at the ITF Grade 4 in Claremont, Calif., March 25-30. Kodali is entering his junior year, and is considered a five-star prospect for the Class of 2015 by TennisRecruiting.net.