Japan’s Rika Fujiwara defeated Armenia’s Ani Amiraghyan 6-3, 6-0 to move into the semifinals of the Ganesh Naik ITF women’s tennis championships here today.

She will face qualifier Anna Smith from Great Britain who beat Thailand’s Peangtarn Plipuech in straight sets.

The results: (quarterfinals):

Singles: Magda Linette (Pol) bt Hao Chen Tang (Chn) 4-6, 6-4, 6-2; Kamila Kerimbayeva (Kaz) bt Oksana Kalashnikova (Geo) 6-3, 6-3; Rika Fujiwara (Jpn) bt Ani Amiraghyan (Arm) 6-3, 6-0; Anna Smith (Gbr) bt Peangtarn Plipuech (Tha) 6-4, 6-2.

Doubles: Oksana Kalashnikova (Geo) / Diana Marcinkevica (Lat) bt Kamonwan Buayam (Tha) / Peangtarn Plipuech (Tha) 4-6, 7-6(4), 10-6; Basak Eraydin / Melis Sezer (Tur) bt Rika Fujiwara / Miyabi Inoue (Jpn) 2-6, 7-5, 10-1; Ankita Raina / Prarthana Thombare (Ind) bt Gioia Barbieri (Iita) / Deniz Khazaniuk (Isr) 7-5, 6-4; Jocelyn Rae/Anna Smith (Gbr) bt Ksenia Palkina (Kgz) / Jade Windley (Gbr) 6-3, 6-1. — Special Correspondent

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