Press Esc to close
Wednesday 25 January 2017
News updated at 1:47 AM IST
Weather
Max: 29.5°C
Min : 15.9°C
In Bengaluru
clear sky

Chilimula, Maheta advance

New Delhi, August 26, 2013:
Fourth-seeded Nidhi Chilimula of India got the better of Ho Ching Wu of Hong Kong 6-4, 6-1 to enter the singles second round of the $10,000 ITF women’s tournament at the DLTA complex here on Monday.

India's Eetee Maheta breezed past wildcard Vaniya Dangwal 6-3, 6-2 in the only other singles main draw match of the day.

In the six qualifying singles finals, Sri Vaishnavi Peddi Reddy entered the main draw with a dominant 6-0, 6-2 victory over Disha Satish Agarwal.

Malaysia's Theiviya Selvarajoo scored an upset 6-1, 6-3 victory over third-seeded Manya Nagpal to take a place in the main draw.

Amrita Mukherjee had little going her way this day. She lost 1-6, 0-6 to Riya Bhatia.

In the 14 first round main draw singles matches scheduled on Tuesday, top-seeded Ankita Raina will meet Australian Julia Moriarty while third-seeded Keren will play Bhuvana Kalra of India. Seventh-seeded Prerna Bhambri will have a tough opening round opponent in Natasha Palha while qualifer Shivika will be up against seasoned Rushmi Chakravarthi.

Results: First round(singles): Nidhi Chilimula (Ind) bt Ho Ching Wu (Hkg) 6-4, 6-1; Eetee Maheta (Ind) bt Vaniya Dangwal (Ind) 6-3, 6-2.

Qualifying round: Final round (singles): Theiviya Selvarajoo (Mas) bt Manya Nagpal(Ind) 6-1, 6-3; Sri Vaishnavi Peddi Reddy bt Disha Satish Agarwal 6-0, 6-2; Riya Bhatia bt Amrita Mukherjee 6-1, 6-0; Victoria Chehal (Ind) bt Richa Dave (Ind) 6-0, 6-0; Vineeta Singh (Ind) bt Sahan Shetty (Ind) 6-0, 2-1 (retd. hurt), Pranjala Yadlapalli (Ind) bt Nehel Sahni (Ind), 6-3, 6-1.

 

Go to Top

Photo Gallery
Actor Shah Rukh Khan travels from Mumbai to Delhi in August Kranti Rajdhani Express while...

Actor Shah Rukh Khan travels from Mumbai to Delhi in August Kranti Rajdhani Express while...

11-month-old Pacific harbor seal named Ziggy. Ziggy was only a day old and still had her...

11-month-old Pacific harbor seal named Ziggy. Ziggy was only a day old and still had her...

Students perform during full dress rehearsal for Republic Day function in Gurugram on Tuesday...

Students perform during full dress rehearsal for Republic Day function in Gurugram on Tuesday...

An expert horse rider from Madhya Pradesh Equestrian Academy showing his skills during full dress...

An expert horse rider from Madhya Pradesh Equestrian Academy showing his skills during full dress...

Army personnels participate in full dress rehearsal for Republic day parade at Indira Gandhi...

Army personnels participate in full dress rehearsal for Republic day parade at Indira Gandhi...

Jammu and Kashmir Police contingent marching past at snow-covered field during full dress...

Jammu and Kashmir Police contingent marching past at snow-covered field during full dress...

A security jawan guards near Taj Mahal in Agra on Tuesday ahead of Republic Day...

A security jawan guards near Taj Mahal in Agra on Tuesday ahead of Republic Day...

A wild elephant separated from its group wanderers in Birbhum forest range on Tuesday...

A wild elephant separated from its group wanderers in Birbhum forest range on Tuesday...

The guided Pinaka rocket is successfully test-fired for the second time from launch complex-III...

The guided Pinaka rocket is successfully test-fired for the second time from launch complex-III...

Tamil film actor Kamal Haasan expressing his support to the student for Jallikattu during a press...

Tamil film actor Kamal Haasan expressing his support to the student for Jallikattu during a press...

Like us on Facebook

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