Tuesday, June 2, 2020

Mahdi sets up Hisham clash

Tennis

Hisham ... in line for title

MAHDI Al Ibrahim clashes with Hisham Al Toobli in the unisex 9-10 final of the 25th BBK Juniors Open Mini Tennis Championship at Bahrain Tennis Club.

Both sailed through the draw scoring easy victories.

In the under-12 boys singles, Augustin Leopold was a comfortable 6-0, 6-0 winner over Ramika Ransilu DeSilva while Wenbo Lu had an equally easy time winning the first set 6-0 before his opponent Talal Al Sayed retired.

In the only other match in this category, Hamad Al Jishi received a walk over from Daksh Hemanth.

In the under-12 girls singles, Mariam Ali outplayed Devianshi Chauhan 6-0, 6-0 while Jood Makhuen got the better of Dhanvi RS 6-2, 6-1 and Lara Nabil sailed past Chloe Elkara 6-1, 6-1. Earlier, the tournament was inaugurated by BTC president Khamis Al Muqla.