Aditya Khanna in final of ITF Seniors
Aditya Khanna won both his league matches easily to set up a title clash against the topper of the other group, Daniel Vijay Anand in the over-35 singles event of the ITF grade-2 Seniors tennis tournament in at the Greta Sports Club in Chonburi, Thailand, on Wednesday.
In the over-45 age group also two Indian players, Krishna Kumar and Swarandeep Singh Dhodi will meet in the final.
In the over-55 event, Chandra Bhushan outplayed Puneet Kumar Gupta 6-2, 6-2 to set up a title clash against the top seed, Markus Zinkand of Germany.
Over-35 (league): Group-A: Aditya Khanna bt Arjun Varma 6-3, 6-1; Aditya Khanna bt Timothy Kwok Fone Yuen (GBR) 6-0, 6-0.
Group-B: Daniel Vijay Anand bt Ashish Parmar 6-0, 6-0; Daniel Vijay Anand bt Royson Kwan (SGP) 6-1, 6-1; Daniel Vijay Anand bt Fabian Donsbach (GER) 6-2, 6-1.
Doubles (final): Daniel Vijay Anand & Swarandeep Singh Dhodi bt Aditya Khanna & Ashish Khanna 6-4, 1-6, [10-6].
Over-40 (semifinals): Krishna Kumar w.o. Ken Miyahara (JPN); Swarandeep Singh Dhodi bt Reza Herlambang (INA) 6-1, 6-1.
Over-45 (semifinals): Daniel Rajsky (CZE) bt Nelson Jatin Kumar 6-2, 6-1.
Over-50 (semifinals): Daniel Ahl (GBR) bt Shankar Krishnaswamy 6-2, 6-1.
Over-55 (semifinals): Chandra Bhushan bt Puneet Kumar Gupta 6-2, 6-2.
Over-60: Doubles (final): Anukom Ekasingh & Chairoj Songpiansup (THA) bt Arthur Chin (MAS) & Nondove Poonacha Palanganda 6-2, 6-1.
(Courtesy: THe Hindu)