Futures Tennis: Jeevan to face Purav in semis
Mumbai: Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan continued his good form from the National Tennis Championship and entered into the semifinals of the USD 15,000 CCI-ITF Futures tennis tournament here on Thursday.
Sixth seeded Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan got the better off the second seed Christopher Rungkat 7-6 (2), 6-2 to make it to the last four of the tournament.
The Chennai lad will now take on compatriot Purav Raja after the later beat beat James Mars-Alek of Great Britan 6-3, 6-4 in 90 minutes.
Mate Pavic (Cro) bt Ranjeet Virali-Murugesan 7-6 (7-2), 6-1; Jeevan Nedunch-ezhiyan bt Christopher Rungkat (Ina) 7-6 (7-3), 6-2. ; Liang-Chi Huang (Tpe) bt Nicholas Reissig (Aut) 4-6, 6-1, 6-2; Purav Raja bt James Mar-salek 6-3, 6-4.
By Indian Sports News Network