Malik leads way into last eight of ITF tennisMay 2nd, 2012 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 2 (IANS) Top seed Vijayant Malik eased past Ronak Manuja 7-5, 6-3 to lead the field into the quarter-finals of the MCC-SR Subramaniam ITF Men’s Futures tennis tournament here Wednesday.
Belgium’s Mark Vervoort knocked out fourth seed Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan 7-5, 6-2 with the Indian suffering from a stomach ailment while Ashwin Vijayragavan served strongly to edge out seventh ranked Belgian Gaetan De Lovinfosse 6-4, 7-6 (3).
Singles: 1-Vijayant Malik (IND) bt Ronak Manuja (IND) 7-5, 6-3; Mark Vervoort (NED) bt 4-Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan (IND) 7-5, 6-2; 5-N Sriram Balaji (IND) bt Ajai Selvaraj (IND) 6-2, 7-6 (2); Ashwin Vijayaraghavan (IND) bt 7-Gaetan de Lovinfosse 6-4, 7-6(3); 6-N Vijay Sundar Prashanth (IND) bt Peter Goldsteiner (AUT) 6-4, 6-2; Austin Karosi (USA) bt Kaza Vinayak Sharma (IND) 6-4, 6-4; 3-Ranjeet Virali Murugesan (IND) bt Saurabh Patil (IND) 6-3, 6-1; Joss Espasandin (SUI) bt Sidharth Rawat (IND) 7-5, 6-1;
Doubles: Elwin Antony / Fariz Mohammed (IND) bt Kunal Anand IND) / Ronak Manuja (IND) 3-6, 6-2, 10-7; Rupesh Roy / Vivek Shokeen (IND) bt Vijayant Malik / Kaza Vinayak Sharma (IND) 6-3, 6-1; Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan / N. Vijay Sundar Prashanth (IND) bt Gaetan de Lovinfosse / Yannick Vandenbulcke (BEL) 6-2, 6-4; Abhijeet Tiwari / Ashwin Vijayragavan (IND) bt N Sriram Balaji / Ranjeet Virali Murugesan (IND) 6-7(4), 7-6(5), 10-3.
- Sharma ousts Giner in ITF tennis - May 01, 2012
- Selvaraj knocks out Jeong at ITF meet - Jul 31, 2012
- Easy win for Murugesan in ITF Futures tennis - Nov 07, 2011
- Chen stumbles into semis of ITF meet - Jun 14, 2012
- Smooth sailing for seeds in Bangalore ITF - Jun 13, 2012
- Myneni packs off Murugesan in ITF meet - Jun 05, 2012
- Malik leads way into last 8 in ITF meet - May 30, 2012
- Easy win for Murugesan in ITF meet - May 28, 2012
- Close call for Vijay Sundar - Jul 24, 2012
- Thai surprise for Vilardo in ITF meet - Jun 11, 2012
- Three Indians advance in ITF tennis - Apr 30, 2012
- Jeevan survives close match in Bangalore ITF event - Jun 12, 2012
- Good day for Sudanwa at ITF tourney - Jul 23, 2012
- Myneni, Prasanth in semis of ITF meet - Aug 02, 2012
- Ranjith leads way into last 8 of tennis meet - Jul 25, 2012