Vijay Sundar Prashanth, Nitin Kumar Sinha progress in China
Vijay Sundar Prashanth won both his singles and doubles matches in the $25,000 ITF men’s Futures tennis tournament in Anning, China, on Wednesday.
Anirudh Chandrasekar, who won the doubles pre-quarterfinals in partnership with Vijay Sundar Prashanth, had a good start in singles against the top seed Ti Chen but lost in three sets.
Nitin Kumar Sinha had also progressed in both singles and doubles earlier.
$25,000 ITF men, Anning, China
Siingles (first round): Ti Chen (TPE) bt Anirudh Chandrasekar 4-6, 6-1, 6-4; Nitin Kumar Sinha bt Soichiro Moritani (JPN) 6-1, 6-7(3), 6-3; Vijay Sundar Prashanth bt Wei-De Lin (TPE) 6-2, 6-1.
Doubles (pre-quarterfinals): Anirudh Chandrasekar & Vijay Sundar Prashanth bt Cing-Yang Meng & Li-WieTan (TPE) 7-6(2), 6-2; Wei-De Lin (TPE) & Nitin Kumar Sinha bt Chenhe Li & Yecong Mo (CHN) 6-1, 6-7(5), [10-2].