Fahad, Nouman in tennis tourney semisSeptember 29, 2014
Karachi: Fahad Khan and Nouman Aftab won their respective quarterfinal matches in straight sets to confirm their presence in the semi-finals of men’s singles event in Abdul Majeed Trophy Ranking Tennis Championship here Tuesday at Union Club.
Fahad Khan thrashed Salman Maniya recording a formidable 6-1, 6-3 victory while Nouman Aftab overpowered Shoaib Abbas by 6-0, 6-2 score.
In juniors U-17 singles semi-final encounter, Asad Khan trounced Nouman Aftab recording a convincing 6-1, 6-1 triumph to confirm his place in the summit clash of the event.
Mohammad Hamza defeated Ghufran Faiz by 6-2, 6-3 score while Rayyan Jawwad beat Mujahidullah by 6-1, 6-4 score to secure their respective berths in U-13 singles semi-finals.
In a U-11 singles semi-final match, Ghufran Faiz thrashed Aneesh Talreja without conceding a single point by 8-0 score. Meanwhile, Kirtan Mukesh eased into the final of the event after he got a walkover against Abdullah Ahmadani.
Zain Mohammad Ali advanced into the final of U-9 singles final after he defeated Kirtan Mukesh by 8-3 score in a semi-final encounter.
Men’s singles quarterfinals:
Fahad Khan bt Salman Maniya 6-1, 6-3
Nouman Aftab bt Shoaib Abbas 6-0, 6-2
Juniors U-17 singles quarterfinals:
Ibrahim Iltifat bt Saad Mohammad Ali 6-3, 2-6, 10-1
Juniors U-17 singles semi-finals:
Asad Khan bt Nouman Aftab 6-1, 6-1
U-13 singles quarterfinals:
Mohammad Hamza bt Ghufran Faiz 6-2, 6-3
Rayyan Jawwad bt Mujahidullah 6-1, 6-4
U-11 singles first round:
Ibrahim Noman bt Ahmed Imran 8-1
U-9 singles semi-finals:
Zain Mohammad Ali bt Kirtan Mukesh 8-3
U-11 singles semi-finals:
Ghufran Faiz bt Aneesh Talreja 8-0
Kirtan Mukesh w/o Abdullah Ahmadani