Unseeded Sandeep Cahudhary of Rajasthan upset second seed Sagar Ahuja of Maharashtra in the quarterfinals of the BTA-AITA men’s tennis tournament here on Thursday. Sandeep will take on Manoj Kumar Sewa of Bengal in the semifinals.
The other semifinal will feature an all Bengal duel with top seed Saurav Sukul taking on fifth-seeded Rupesh Roy.
The results: Men: Singles: Quarterfinals: Saurav Sukul (Ben) bt Keneisezotuo Whourie (Del) 6-0, 6-2; Rupesh Roy (Ben) bt Gaurav Bhatia (Del) 6-2, 6-1; Manoj Kumar Sewa (Ben) bt Anubhav Chaudhary (Del) 6-2, 4-6, 6-3; Sandeep Chaudhary (Raj) bt Sagar Ahuja (Mah) 6-2, 6-2.
Doubles: Semifinals: Rupesh & Sagar bt Vilasier Khate (Del) & Whourie 6-1, 6-3; Saurav & Manoj bt Tushar Mandlekar (Chd) & Manav Kumar Chakma (Asm) 6-2, 6-2. — Principal Correspondent