Nouman clinches tennis tourney U-14 title


Karachi: Nouman Aftab recovered from a set down to beat Jalaluddin Baber in the finals of U-14 singles event in 2nd Indus Pharma Senior and Junior Tennis Tournament here at Karachi Club on Monday.

Jalaluddin took the first set 6-4 but Nouman bounced back strongly in the match winning the second set and also won the third and decisive set to clinch the event’s title recording a 4-6, 6-3, 10-6 victory.

Meanwhile, Hania Naveed overpowered Wania Khan by 6-2, 6-4 score in the summit clash of ladies singles event.

Coincidently, both the players met again in the climax of girls U-18 final, which was also won by Hania Naveed, who recorded a 6-1, 7-5 triumph to complete her double delight on the day.

Results:

U-18 semifinals:

Talha Zubair bt Dawar Rehan 6-2, 6-1

Malik Hamza bt Hassan Farooq 6-1, 6-1

U-16 semifinals:

Nofil Kalim bt Hassan Farooq 6-2, 6-4

U-14 finals:

Nouman Aftab bt Jalaluddin Baber 4-6, 6-3,10-6

U-12 semifinal:

Amin Shaffi bt Raayan Jawwad 8-4

U-12 finals:

Amin Shaffi bt Mohammad Dada 8-6

Ladies singles final:

Hania Naveed bt Wania Khan 6-2, 6-4

Girls U-18 final:

Hania Naveed bt Wania Khan 6-1, 7-5

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