Ummid Assistant

'Pay Zakat ul Fitr to mend mistakes while fasting'

IGNOU trains teachers to develop online courses

Welcome Guest! You are here: Home » Sports

Abdullah survives close call to reach semis of ITF junior tennis

Thursday September 08, 2011 05:34:12 PM, IANS

Chennai: Top seed Shaikh Abdullah survived a close call while defeating Sumit Nagal 7-6 (5), 6-4 en route to the boys singles semi-finals of the Indian Oil Servo ITF Junior tennis tournament here Thursday.

After taking the first set on tie-break, Abdullah saw off a break of serve by breaking back. He broke Nagal in the eighth game to take a decisive step forward and eventually win the contest.

Competition in the girls' singles quarterfinals was equally fierce with three of the matches going into the third set. National clay court under-18 runner-up Shweta Rana was taken the distance by Vaishnavi Reddy and saw off a first set loss to advance to the semi-finals.

The results (Quarter-finals):

Boys singles: Shaikh Abdullah (Ind) bt Nagal Sumit (Ind) 7-6 (5), 6-4; Shashank Nautiyal (Ind) bt Sasi Kumar Mukund (Ind) 7-5, 6-4; Karan Salwan (Ind) bt Rishab Agarwal (Ind) 7-5, 6-0; Abhishek Alla (Ind) bt Vinod Gowda (Ind) 3-6, 6-1, 6-4.

Girls singles: Shweta Rana (Ind) bt Sri Vaishnavi Peddi Reddy (Ind) 6-7 (0), 6-4, 7-5; Bhuvana Kalva (Ind) bt Sansitha Nandakumar (Ind) 6-1, 5-7, 6-1; Spurti Shivalingaiah (Ind) bt Nayanika Reddy Devireddy (Ind) 2-6, 6-4, 6-3; Snehadevi S Reddy (Ind) bt Rimpledeep Kaur Batth (Ind) 6-2, 6-4.

Boys doubles: Vinod Gawda / Abdullah Shaikh (Ind) bt In Kyo Jeong (Kor) / Samuel Sutton (Gbr) 6-3, 6-4; Manav Kumar Chakma / Yash Deshpande (Ind) bt Karan Salwan / Deepak Vishavkarma (Ind) 4-6, 6-0, 11-9; Rittvik Anand / Niral Shah (Ind) bt Sahi Deshmukh / Sumit Nagal (Ind)7-6 (5), 7-6 (8); Richie Agarwal / Vijay Jude Raymond (Ind) bt Kumara P Saradhi Adavelly / Shashank Nautiyal (Ind) 6-2, 2-6, 10-6.

Girls doubles: Rutuja Bhosale / Shweta Rana (Ind) bt Taranumm Handa /Shreya Pashricha (Ind) 6-3, 7-5; Namita Bal / Prarthana Thombare (Ind) bt Spurti Shivalingaiah (Ind) / Gornganok Tiraganok (Tha) 6-3, 6-3; Sri Samitha Chamarathi / Sansitha Nandakumar bt Rimpledeep Kaur Batth / Mahitha Dadi Reddy (Ind) 6-4, 7-5; Snehadevi Reddy / Dhruthi Tatachar Venugopal (Ind) bt Kamonwan Buayam / Nahathai Khuntaket (Tha) 6-3, 7-6(8).
 
   





 

 

Bookmark and Share

Home | Top of the Page

 

Comments

Note: By posting your comments here you agree to the terms and conditions of www.ummid.com

Comments powered by DISQUS

 

 

 

Top Stories

Delhi blast email traced to Kishtwar, cops hunt for suspect

Police had got vital clues about the person who had sent an email claiming responsibility for the Delhi High Court blast after raids on a cyber cafe in Kishtwar in the state, officials said Thursday.  »

Delhi explosion toll rises to 12

Delhi blast: A horror retold

Blast victims pour in at Delhi hospital

 

  Most Read

Assam protests India-Bangladesh land exchange

The land swap accord between India and Bangladesh has triggered angry protests in Assam with border villagers, student groups and the opposition calling it an 'act of betrayal' and vowing  »

Riot in Nandurbar; Spat between police and Ganesh Mandal turned communal

Curfew is imposed in some parts of Nandurbar, the tribal district in North Maharashtra, September 07 after a tussle between police and members of a local Ganesh Mandal previous night turned into a communal violence killing one person. According to Shafeeque Ahmed Qasmi, Jamiatul  »

 

  News Pick

AMU Centre Bihar Movement group called a meeting on Status Quo

According to the AMU VC, he is going to retire in January 2012 so all the official formalities to open the centre at Kishanganj should be finished before he leave the university. In fact  »

Palestinian official hits out at US policy on UN bid

The United States is showing “disdain” for Arabs by trying to prevent the Palestinians from gaining statehood recognition at the United Nations  »

UN Vote on Palestine State: US envoy 'threatens to punish' PA

Indian varsities slip in global ranking

Indian universities have slipped in the prestigious Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) global ranking with not even a single one making it to the top 200. The Indian Institute of Technology-Delhi (IIT-Delhi) marks the first entry for India at the 218th  »

 

Picture of the Day

The 27th of Ramadan (August 26, 2011 this year), "Laylet al-Qadr" (Night of Power), is one of the holiest nights of the Islamic calendar, the night when the Quran began to be revealed to the Prophet Muhammad (Peace be upon him). Millions from around the world visit the Grand Mosque in Makkah from all over the world and pray over the night.

 

 
 
 
 
 

RSS  |  Contact us

 

| Quick links

News

 

Subscribe to

Ummid Assistant

 

National

Religion

RSS

Scholarships

About us

International

Culture

Twitter

Government Schemes

Feedback

Regional

History

Facebook

Education

Register

Politics

Opinion

Newsletter

Contact us

Business

Career

     

Education

       

 

 

Ummid.com: Disclaimer | Terms of Use | Advertise with us | Link Exchange

Ummid.com is part of the Awaz Multimedia & Publications providing World News, News Analysis and Feature Articles on Education, Health. Politics, Technology, Sports, Entertainment, Industry etc. The articles or the views displayed on this website are for public information and in no way describe the editorial views. The users are entitled to use this site subject to the terms and conditions mentioned.

© 2010 Awaz Multimedia & Publications. All rights reserved.