HYDERABAD: Seventh-seeded Manchit Madan continued his impressive run defeating K. Arjun Reddy 9-6 in the men’s singles pre-quarterfinals of the Nawab Moin-ud-Dowla State-ranking prize money tennis tournament at Secunderabad Club here on Thursday.
The results: Pre-quarterfinals: Men’s singles: J. Vishnuvardhan bt Chetan Pandit 9-2; Vivek Reddy bt G. Anjan 9-2; Manchit Madan bt K. Arjun Reddy 9-6; Arvind Vishnu bt A. R. Anand 9-3; A. S. Suresh Krishna bt Alla Srikar 9-3; B. Sunil bt D. R. C. Kiran 9-3; P. Yeshwant bt N. Yeshwant 9-7; P. C. Vignesh bt Md. Rashid 9-2. Doubles: Surender-Krishna bt N. Yeshwant-Sirasala 9-7 (7-5); Chandan-Jagdish bt S. Rohit-Harsha 9-0; Shail-Manchit Madan bt Akhil-Prem Chand 9-1; Chetan Pandit-Sunil bt Waheed-Srikant 9-6; Eshwar-Sai bt Preetam-Imran 9-6; R. Vivek-Kiran bt R. Satish-Ashish 9-4; K. Suresh-Vignesh bt Shiva-Chakravarthy 9-0. Boys’ U-14 Singles: Surya Pavan bt G. Nikhil 9-0; Ajith Pandya bt Kapadia 9-3; A. I. Anirudh bt Yash Puri 9-4; A. Uday Shankar bt Md. Feroz 9-0; Supreeth bt M. Abilash 9-1; M. Nishant bt T. Leela Krishna 9-7; B. Ajay bt Vishal Gupta 9-3; A. Abhishek bt Sai Saurabh 9-0. Girls’ U-14: Sambhavi Dixit bt Uttama Swaroopa 9-2; Zainab Ali Sajjad bt Keerthana Bhoopal 9-1; Ch. Nidhi bt Fareed Huma 9-0. Veterans Table Tennis
The 10th State veterans table tennis championship for men and women will be held in different age groups on January 27 at Gujarati Seva Mandal (Secunderabad) here. The teams to take part in the 15th National championship to be held in Jalandhar from February 21 to 24 will be picked based on the performances in the State events. Contact: Nos. 24651561\9394771630.
Inter-district beach volleyball
The Andhra Pradesh inter-district beach volleyball championships for the Chalawadhi Balkishen Memorial Trophy and Chalawadhi Shyamala Trophy for men and women respectively will be held at the Necklace Road, Hyderabad from January 25 to 27 in two sessions from 7 a.m. and 3 p.m. onwards.
The State teams for the National championships will be selected at the above meet.
D. Sudheer Reddy, former Chairman, Hyderabad Urban Development Authority, will inaugurate the meet on Friday at 4 p.m.