KOLKATA: Unseeded Mohammad Azhar shocked fourth seed Nishchay Rawal 6-4, 7-6(7-3) to enter the boys’ singles quarterfinals of the Asian under-14 tennis series here at the BTA complex on Tuesday.

Important results:

Boys’ singles (pre-quarterfinals): Vishal Passi bt Richie Agarwal 6-1, 6-0; Nikhil Reddy bt Kuwar Singh Tater 6-4, 6-3; Shaikh Abdullah bt M.S. Rakshith 6-0, 6-0; Siddhant Deka bt Harsha Manjunath 6-3, 7-6(7-3); Mohammad Azhar bt Nishchay Rawal 6-4, 7-6(7-3); Abhishek Alla bt Anvit Bendre 6-1, 6-3.

Girls’ singles (pre-quarterfinals): Amrita Mukherjee bt Srijita Ghosh 6-0, 6-2; Sansita Nandkumar bt Devangshi Bhimjyani 6-1, 6-1; C. Sai Samitha bt Aandrita Deb 6-2, 6-1; Spurthi Shivalingaiah bt Dhruti Venugopal 6-2, 6-1; Simran Kaur Sethi bt Sweta Shreehari 7-5, 7-5; Sneha Reddy bt Bhavika Wadhawan 6-3, 6-4. — Principal Correspondent

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