Sports: Tennis: Top seeds cruise into PTF Tennis tourney second round

Karachi: All the seeded players – Aqeel Khan, Yasir Khan, Mohammad Abid, Usman Ejaz, Usman Rafiq, Jalil Khan, Sanaullah Khan and Heera Ashiq won their matches in straight sets and moved into the second round of the men’s singles event in the AJCL PTF Ranking Tennis Tournament at S. Dilawar Abbas PTF Tennis Complex in Islamabad.

Top seed Aqeel Khan eliminated Syed Nofil Kaleem with a 6-1, 7-5 score. Second seed Yasir Khan defeated Talha Bin Asif by 6-2, 7-5 score.

Third seed Muhammad Abid proved too good and won his encounter against Abbas Khan without any resistance by 6-1, 6-0 score. Fourth seed Usman Ejaz was also in fine touch and beat Jibran ul Haq in straight sets by 6-2, 6-2 score.