Prakash in, Yuki out

While Prakash Amritraj made it to the main draw, a limping Yuki Bhambri crashed out after losing his final qualifying match at the Nungabakkam Tennis stadium.

Amritraj was stretched in the first set before prevailing over German Lars Poerschke 7-6 (7-5), 6-3, while Yuki, who barely managed to move towards the end of the match because of an injured ankle, lost to Ireland’s Louk Sorensen 2-6, 7-6 (10-8), 6-2.

Results (final qualifying round): Prakash Amritraj (Ind) bt Lars Poerscheke (Ger) 7-5 (7-5), 6-3; Yang Tsung-Hua (Tpe) bt Dustin Brown (Jam) 6-2, 7-5; Louk Sorensen (Ire) bt Yuki Bhambri (Ind) 6-2, 6-7 (10-8), 6-2; James Ward (Bri) bt Noam Okun (Isr) 6-2, 6-3.

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