KOCHI: Second seeded Irfan Hussian (Tamil Nadu) posted an easy 6-1, 6-3 win over Dhruv Gupta (Karnataka) and entered the under-18 boys' singles quarterfinal of the RSC-MBTA-AITA junior tournament at the RSC courts here on Wednesday.
The results (quarterfinals):
Boys: Under-18: Irfan Hussain (TN) bt Dhruv Gupta (Kar) 6-1, 6-3; Vinay Kamenini (AP) bt Advait Satish Kirtane (Guj) 6-3, 6-1; Reynold Timothy (Ker) bt G.L.Vivek (Ker) 6-1, 6-0; Naveen Sai (TN) bt Sodha Luv (Mah) 6-2, 6-3; S.Siddarth (TN) bt P.Manikandan (TN), 7-5, 6-0; Yatish Anand (Kar) bt N.R. Abhilash (Ker) 6-3, 6-1; Siddarth Kaushik (TN) bt Manjunath Sagar (Kar) 6-3, 6-0; Aravind Vishnu (AP) bt Veerabhadran (TN), 6-3, 6-3.
Under-16: S. Kamal (Kar) bt Sharan Godya (TN) 6-2, 6-4; Advait Satish Kirtane (Guj) bt G.L.Vivek (Ker) 6-0, 6-2; Varun Sathyanarayanan (Kar) bt P.Bhagirath (AP) 7-6 (2), 6-0; Vishnu Jinan (Kar) bt Viswanath Savadi (Kar) 6-1, 6-1; Sodha Luv (Mah) bt S. Aravind (Ker) 6-0, 6-0; Naveen Sai (TN) bt Dhruv Gupta (Kar) 6-2, 6-2; S. Siddarath (TN) bt Atul Roy (Ker) 7-6 (1), 6-0; Irfan Hussain (TN) bt Manjunath Sagar (Kar) 6-2, 6-2. Special Correspondent