Top seed Saketh Myneni was beaten 6-4, 6-1 by seventh-seeded Mohammed Ghareeb of Kuwait in the final of the $10,000 ITF men’s Futures tennis tournament in Meshref, Kuwait, on Saturday.
In doubles, second-seeded Patrick Davidson of the US and Myneni were beaten 6-4, 7-5 by top-seeded Lewis Burton and Marcus Willis of Britain.
Other results: At Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt ($10,000): Men: Quarterfinals: Karim-Mohamed Maamoun (Egy) bt Prajnesh Gunneswaran 7-6(5), 4-6, 1-0 (retd.). Doubles: Semifinals: Prajnesh Gunneswaran & Issam Haitham Taweel (Syr) bt Maxim Kravtsov & Ivan Nedelko of (Rus) 6-1, 6-4.
Women: Quarterfinals: Prarthana Thombare bt Samantha Powers (USA) 6-2, 6-3. Doubles: Semifinals: Prarthana & Julia Valetova (Rus) bt Giulia Bruzone (Ita) & Samira Giger (Swi) 6-3, 7-6(0).
At Algeria ($10,000): Women: Semifinal: Shweta Rana bt Alina Wessel (Ger) 4-0 (retd.). Doubles: Sherazad & Amandine Cazeaus (Fra) bt Shivika Burman & Shweta Rana 6-0, 6-3.