Ayushman Arjeria wins second round to make pre-quarters in Asian under-14 Development tennis
Ayushman Arjeria won his second round, a 6-3, 6-2 victory over Zaidh Zihar of Sri Lanka to make the pre-quarterfinals of the boys event in the Asian under-14 tennis tournament in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, on Tuesday.
He will challenge the second seed Suphawat Saeoui of Thailand in the third round.
Agriya Yadav sailed into the pre-quarterfinals, by knocking out fifth seed Amirali Ghavam of Iran.
The third Indian boy in the field, Yuvan Nandal was beaten 7-6(4), 7-6(5) by Amir Milushev of Uzbekistan.
In the girls section, in which Pari Singh had won her first round against the third seed on Monday ,fourth seed Suhitha Maruri was beaten 7-5, 6-2 by Iman Syuhada Abdullah of Malaysia.
Boys (second round): Agriya Yadav bt Amirali Ghavam (IRI) 6-1, 6-1; Amir Milushev (UZB) bt Yuvan Nandal 7-6(4), 7-6(5); Ayushmaan Arjeria bt Zaidh Zihar (SRI) 6-3, 6-2.
Girls (first round): Iman Syuhada Abdullah (MAS) bt Suhitha Maruri 7-5, 6-2.
Doubles (pre-quarterfinals): Lim Lim Zan Ninq (MAS) & Vichitraporn Vimuktananda (THA) bt Karine Ruslanova (UZB) & Chahana Budhbhatti 6-0, 6-3.
(Source: The Hindu)