Ranjeet Virali Murugesan lone Indian to qualify at KPIT- MSLTA ATP Tennis Challenger

The qualifiers make 3 ATP points for making it to the main draw.

By: Express News Service | Pune | Updated: October 23, 2016 10:41 am
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Ranjeet Virali Murugesan scraped past Abhinav Shanmugam 7-6(5),6-3 and become the lone indian to qualify for the main draw at the $50,000 KPIT ATP Challenger being organized by MSLTA and played at the Mhalunge Balewadi tennis Complex .

Hugo Nys of France stopped Indian Tejas Chaukulkar 6-3, 6-0 , Ukrainian Marat Deviatiarov played out Vignesh Peranamallur 7-6(4) 6-4, while Luca Margaroli of Switzerland served out Suraj Prabodh 6-3,6-3 to be the other players to qualify for the main draw.

The qualifiers make 3 ATP points for making it to the main draw.

*Qualifying Singles Second Qualifying Round

– Hugo Nys (FRA)[1] bt [WC] Tejas Chaukulkar (IND) 6-3, 6-0;
– Marat Deviatiarov (UKR)[2] bt Vignesh Peranamallur (IND)[6]7-6(4) 6-4;
[WC] Ranjeet Virali-Murugesan (IND)[3] bt Abhinav Shanmugam (IND)[8] 7-6(5), 6-3
-Luca Margaroli (SUI)[5] bt Suraj Prabodh (IND)[4] 6-3,6-3;

*First Qualifying Round

-Vignesh Peranamallur (IND)[6] bt [WC] A. Nenwani (IND) 6-4,6-1;
[WC] Tejas Chaukulkar (IND)[7] bt Anirudh Chandrasekar (IND)4-6,6-3, 7-5;
-Abhinav Shanmugam (IND)[8] bt Aditya Deswal (IND) 6-1,6-4.