Olympian Vishnu Vardhan from Telangana entered the main draw in Gondwana Club – Dinshaw’s Mens AITA Ranking Tennis Tournament at Gondwana Club, here on Sunday.
In the qualifying round that concluded on Sunday, Vardhan thrashedÂ Â Denim Yadav of Mahdya Pradesh 6-0, 6-0.
Along with Vardhan, Dhruv Sanish (MH), Rishi Reddy (KA), Yash Chaurasia (UP), Shahbaaz Khan (MH), Vasisht Cheruku (KA), Drona Walia Â (UK) and Ayush Sharma (RJ) entered the main draw. The tournament will be inaugurated on Monday by Gondwana Club president Saket Daga at 9 a.m.
Dhruv Sunish (MH) bt Amar TD (KA) 6-2, 6-3; Rishi Reddy (KA) bt Lanka Suhith Reddy (TS) 6-3, 6-3; Yash Chaurasia (UP) bt Tathaghat Charantimath (KA) 7-5, 6-2; Vishnu Vardhan (TS) bt Denim Yadav (MP) 6-0, 6-0; Shahbaaz Khan (MH) bt Ritvik Kashyap (DL) 6-3, 6-3; Vasisht Cheruku (KA) bt Tushar Madan (DL) 6-2, 6-4; Drona Walia (UK) bt Suyash Wardhan Sharma (MP) 6-1, 6-1; Ayush Sharma (RJ) bt Anand Mohan (MH) 6-2, 6-4.
Seedings: 1. Dhruv Sunish (MH), 2. Rishi Reddy (KA), 3. Kunal Anand (DL), 4.Jatin Dahiya (DL), 5. Prithvi Sekhar (TN), 6. Lakshya Gupta (UP), 7. Armaan Bhatia (MH), 8. Chirag Duhan (HR)