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Solomon enters quarterfinals

Principal Correspondent

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Solomon G. Thomas and Vignesh V. Gopal breezed into the quarterfinals in U-12 boys section in the 62nd Trivandrum Open tennis tournament at the TTC courts here on Saturday.

Also moving into the quarterfinals in the under-12 section were S.S. Nikhil, Sachin Vinod and Adithya Bhat as one-sided matches continued to be the order of the day.

The results (boys)

Under-10 (second round): Vikram Ramesh bt Amogh 8-0; Amber Warrick bt Navneeth Ajith 8-2; Arjun Ajayakumar bt Madhava Narayan Kumar 8-0; Kaamil Faheem bt Anubhav Titty George 8-2; Mathew T. Lathra bt Varun Nair 8-4; Aqeel Faheem bt Jithin George 8-6.

Under-12 (second round): S.S. Nikhil bt Akeel Faheem 8-3; Vignesh V. Gopal bt Evan Joseph Roy 8-2; Solomon G. Thomas bt Mohammed Hamraz 8-4; Sachin Vinod bt Jithin George 8-0; Adithya Bhat bt Jaiveer Mariwala 8-3.

Under-14 (first round): Aditya Bhat bt Vishnu Padmakumar 8-0; Solomon G. Thomas bt Ruputhaman Ram 8-2; Sachin Vinod bt Arjun Ashok 8-0; H. Suraj bt Sarath Babu 8-4; S. Unnikrishnan bt Ananthu Subhash 8-3; S.S. Nikhil bt Goutham Reghu 8-1; Vijay Sreekumar bt Jasbir Ahamed 8-3; Pritish Kishore Kumar bt S. Aravind 8-3; Karthik Narayanan bt Achuth B. Nair 8-5; Anand George bt Mohammed Hamraz 8-5.

Under-16 (first round): G.L. Vivek bt Peter John 9-0; V.K. Jayaram bt Ruputhaman Ram 9-2; Jaisal Marivala bt Arjun Ashok 9-2; M.R. Rajendran bt Karthik Narayanan 9-3; Mihir Pillai bt Achuth B. Nair 9-1.

Under-18 (first round): V.K. Amal bt M.S. Ramakrishnan 6-3, 6-1; Reejo Varghese bt Mihir Pillai 6-0, 6-1; J.B. Rakesh bt V.K. Jayaram 6-1, 6-0; Sarath Lal bt G.L. Vineeth 6-3, 7-5.