Press Esc to close
Wednesday 23 July 2014
News updated at 8:57 PM IST
Weather
Max: 28°C
Min : 21.3°C
In Bangalore
Sunny day

Mukund shocks Maheta

Mysore, Nov 28, 2012, DHNS:

Qualifier Mukund S Kumar caused the lone upset of the day, ousting fourth-seeded Sameep Maheta in straight sets to storm into the semifinals of the AITA men’s 30K tournament at the Raghuveer Tennis Academy here on Wednesday.

Mukund produced a fine display to defeat Maheta 6-4, 7-6 (7-4) to set up a last-four date with Vikram Naidu B S.

Second seed Naidu faced little problems in slamming the door on Vignesh Prabhu, scoring a 6-3, 6-4 win, while top seed Suraj R Prabodh battled past a stubborn Nishanth Anthony Rebello 7-6, 7-5.


Rasheim Samuel eased past Jay Soni  6-1, 6-3 in the other quarterfinal.
Results (quarterfinals, prefix denotes seeding): Singles: 1-Suraj R Prabodh bt Nishanth Anthony Rebello 7-6 (7-1), 7-5; Rasheim Samuel bt Jay Soni 6-1, 6-3; Mukund S Kumar bt 4-Sameep Maheta 6-4, 7-6 (7-4); 2-Vikram Naidu B S bt Vignesh Prabhu P 6-3, 6-4.

Doubles: 1-Nishanth Rebello/ Vikram Naidu bt Sarthak Sidharth/ Mahesh Bhatija 7-6 (8-6), 7-6 (7-0); 3-Rohit Ranglani/ Siddhesh Khade bt Fahad Mohammed/ S K Mukund 6-4, 6-4; Varun Gopal/ Prashanth M D bt 4-Akshay Kishore/ Suresh Kumar Paul 6-4, 6-4; 2-Soni Jay/ Sameep Maheta bt Prajwal Dev S D/ Gagan Sharma 1-6, 6-1, 10-3.

Go to Top

Photo Gallery
Jet Airways Chairman Naresh Goyal looks on as CEO Cramer Bell (left) and James Hogan...

Jet Airways Chairman Naresh Goyal looks on as CEO Cramer Bell (left) and James Hogan...

A worker sorting tomatoes at a vegetable market in...

A worker sorting tomatoes at a vegetable market in...

Legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar during the launch of Kaspersky Kids...

Legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar during the launch of Kaspersky Kids...

A bull stands inside a shop selling clothes at Varanasi...

A bull stands inside a shop selling clothes at Varanasi...

Actress Mandira Bedi with her son during the launch of Philips...

Actress Mandira Bedi with her son during the launch of Philips...

Stage dancers dressed up like MG Ramachandran (MGR), Rajnikanth and Kamalhassan...

Stage dancers dressed up like MG Ramachandran (MGR), Rajnikanth and Kamalhassan...

First lady heavy vehicle driver of Assam Deepali Rajkhowa on the driving seat...

First lady heavy vehicle driver of Assam Deepali Rajkhowa on the driving seat...

Hindu devotees travel past holy ghats on the banks of the river Ganges...

Hindu devotees travel past holy ghats on the banks of the river Ganges...

Visitors at Parliament House in New Delhi on Wed..

Visitors at Parliament House in New Delhi on Wed..

Telangana chief minister K.Chandrashekhar Rao presenting a letter of appointment...

Telangana chief minister K.Chandrashekhar Rao presenting a letter of appointment...

Copyright 2014, The Printers (Mysore) Private Ltd., 75, M.G Road, Post Box 5331, Bangalore - 560001
Tel: +91 (80) 25880000 Fax No. +91 (80) 25880523