Lawn Tennis Championship commences at Srinagar

SRINAGAR: A Lawn Tennis Championship “Srinagar Open-2021” is underway at Gindun Sports complex Rajbagh.
Organised by District Lawn Tennis Association Srinagar under the aegis of J&K Lawn Tennis Association in collaboration with J&K Sports Council, the Championship which commenced the other day shall conclude on September 19.
Nuzhat Gul , Secretary J&K Sports Council inaugurated the event.
Single’s Day-1 match results: Inayat beat Samir by 7-0, Rouf beat Aaqib by 7-3, Tahfuz beat Sohail by 7-2, Asif N beat Asif M by 7-1, Haider beat Sajad by 7-1, Jamil beat Gurmit by 7-4, Tufail beat Khalid (WO), Shahjehan beat Ubaid by 7-2, Inayat beat Mudasir by 7-0, Moazam beat Tufail by 7-1, Aaqib beat Asif M by 7-3, Rouf beat Irfan by 7-1, Mudasir beat Shahjehan by 7-0.
Doubles results: Danish/Wahab beat Rouf/Sajad by 7-2, Dilbag/Khalid beat Mudasir/Yousuf by 7-5, Moazam/Haider beat Gurmit/Irfan by 7-0, Jameel/Tahafuz beat Nisar/Sohail by 7-0.
“We are playing round robin in four groups for singles with two players from each group qualifying for quarters. Doubles we have two groups with top two from each group playing the semis directly,” said the players.
Finals have been scheduled for 19th September.