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Yasir, Shakoor, Nomi, Aqeel advances in Anti Tobacco Tennis.

KARACHI -- Yasir Khan, Abdul Shakoor, Nomi Qamar and Aqeel Shabbir advanced in the men's singles second round of Anti Tobacco Day Tennis Tournament after winning their matches in different fashions here at the Karachi Club hard courts on Monday.

Top seed Yasir got a walkover against Anas Godil while former Davis Cupper routed Abdullah Khan without dropping a single game.

Shakoor faces some problems before chalked out an interesting 6-3, 6-4 victory. Aqeel Shabbir defeated Abid Khan 4-0. Abid was retired in the opening set due to injury.

In the Juniors Under-18 event, Amin Shafi was taken to super tie-breaker before notching-up an exciting 6-4, 6-7 (10-8) victory.

Earlier on day one, Robin Das hammered S.Anwar without losing any game and second seed Hassan Farooq overpowered Sahibzada Muhammad Ali 7-5, 6-4

Following are results:

Men's singles Ist rd:

Yasir Khan walk over Anas Godil, Abdul Shakoor bt Sheheryar Chamdia 6-3, 6-4, Nomi Qamar bt Abdullah Khan 6-0, 6-0, Aqeel Shabbir bt Abid Khan 4-0 Rtd, Robion Dash bt S.Anwar 6-0, M.Manzar bt Khalid Ali Nazar 6-4, 6-0, Nazif Ahmed bt Mustufa 6-1, 4-3 Rtd, Hassan Farooq bt Sahibzada Muhammad Ali 7-5, 6-4.

Junior U18 Singles:

Yawar Abbas bt Nausher Anwar 6-0, 6-0, Amin Shafi bt Kailash 6-4, 6-7,

10-8, 3rd Murad Khan bt Taha Ilyas 6-0, 6-1, Taha Bande Ali walkover Farzan Ahme, Saad Muhammad Ali bt Mujahidullah 6-0, 6-0, Boys U14 singles:

Muhammad Reyyan Imran bt Yahya Khan 6-0, 6-0, Mustufa Faisal bt Yameen Khan 6-0, 6-4.
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Publication:Balochistan Times (Baluchistan Province, Pakistan)
Date:May 27, 2014
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