Bhambri to take on Roy

Bhambri to take on Roy


Playing before the home crowd at the BTA Complex courts, eighth seed Rupesh sprang the upset of the day showing top seed Daniel King-Turner of New Zealand the exit.
It took Rupesh 86 minutes to despatch the New Zealand Davis Cupper 6-4 6-2.

In-form Yuki, seeded fifth, stunned second seed Alexander Satschko of Germany 7-5 3-6 6-1 in 143 minutes.

Results (semifinals): (Indians if not specified): Singles: Rupesh Roy bt Daniel King-Turner (NZ) 6-4 6-2; Yuki Bhambri bt Alexander Satschko (Ger) 7-5 3-6 6-1 Doubles: Rohan Gajjar/ Purav Raja bt I-Ta Chen/ Cheng-Peng Hsieh (Tpe) 6-2 6-4.