Aqeel in Clay Court Tennis semis


ISLAMABAD, May 12 (APP): Top seed Aqeel Khan while continuing his winning streak on Thursday qualified for the semifinals of the Subh-e-Nau National Clay Court Tennis Championship played here at the PTF Complex.

Aqeel won his quarterfinal against Mudassar Murtaza after a healthy competition. Aqeel will take on Arham in semifinal who beat Usman Rafique. Arham. Arham showed great excitement and skill against experienced opponent.

Fourth seed Shehzad Khan avoided scare of defeat against 8th seed M. Muzammil after losing first set in his quarterfinal tourney. Muzammil won first set in a hard fought set, however, could not keep his momentum in next two sets. Shehzad Khan will meet M. Abid in second semifinal of Men’s Singles. Abid defeated HeeraAshiq after a good contest.