Sanam reaches quarterfinals in Toronto

Sanam Singh enjoyed a good day in the office as he reached the singles quarterfinals and doubles semifinals in the $15,000 ITF men’s Futures tournament in Toronto, Canada.

Second seed Sanam overcame a fighting American Evan King 6-4, 7-6 (7-0) in the singles second round. He will fight it out with Canadian Brayden Schnur for a place in the semifinals. In the doubles, he and Vijayant Malik defeated America’s Sekou Banggoura and Eric Quigley 6-1, 3-6, 11-9 in the quarterfinals.

In the Sharm El Sheikh event in Egypt, N Sriram Balaji, seeded second, moved to the singles quarterfinals after getting a walk over from Rafal Teurer of Poland. At the same event, Arjun Kadhe beat local qualifier Youssef Hossam 6-2, 6-0 to make it to the second round.
He next faces eighth seed Colombian C Rodriguez.

Kadhe also tasted success in the doubles as he and his Spaniard partner Pol Tledo Bague shocked second-seeded Portuguese pair of A Gaspar Murta and Danyal Sualehe 6-4, 6-2.

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