NEW DELHI: Yuki Bhambri tamed Chris Eaton of Britain 7-6(5), 6-3 in the quarterfinals of the $10,000 ITF men’s Futures tennis tournament at the DLTA Complex here on Thursday.
Top-seeded Vishnu Vardhan was the other Indian to make the semifinals, and he did so with an attacking power game against seventh-seeded Peter Lucassen of the Netherlands.
The results: Singles (quarterfinals): Vishnu Vardhan bt Peer Lucassen (Ned) 6-2, 6-4; Young-Jun Kim (Kor) bt V. M. Ranjeet 6-2, 6-4; Krishananth Balakrishnan (Aus) bt Jae-Won Choi (Kor) 6-4, 6-1; Yuki Bhambri bt Chris Eaton (GBr) 7-6(5), 6-3.
Doubles (semifinals): Tim Bradshaw and Max Jones (GBr) bt Ashutosh Singh and Vishnu Vardhan 6-4, 4-6, 10-4; Rupesh Roy and Vivek Shokeen bt Young-Jae Kim and Yong-Jun Kim (Kor) 6-4, 3-6, 10-4. — Special Correspondent