Ishaque Eqbal Clinches ATT Ranking Title

TENNIS

Ishaque Eqbal of Kolkata outplayed Prithvi Sekhar Of Chennai in straight sets to win the first USD 3000 RBLBankATT Asian Ranking men’s tennis championship today.

In a one-sided final Eqbal, who had secured three upsets in the event, whipped sixth-seeded Sekhar 6-1, 6-2 in a match lasting just over an hour.

The winner got 50 points and Rs 31,000 while the runner up got 30 points and Rs 20,000.

The tournament was organised and held at the Maharashtra State Lawn Tennis Association’s courts here.