Nofil stuns Mudasir to clinch tennis title


Karachi:,,, Third seed Syed Nofil Kaleem clinched boys U-18 event title after beating favorite Mohammad Mudasir in the final of the inaugural AJ Mirza Pharma Senior and Junior National Ranking Tennis Championship at Syed Dilawar Abbas PTF Tennis Complex in Islamabad on Friday.

Muhammad Mudasir won the first set at 6-3 but upcoming youngster Nofil bounced back in the match winning the second set 6-2. After a tough battle in the third and final set, Nofil sealed the title winning triumph taking the set 6-4.

Meanwhile, Muhammad Mudasir and Muhammad Muzamil duo claimed the title of junior doubles event after beating Nofil and Arham Atiq duo in the climax. They recorded a 6-3, 6-0 win.

Fifth seed Barkatullah won boys U-14 event after beating Saqib Umer in straight sets by 6-2, 6-2.

Top seed Hamid-ul-Haq won the title of senior 35 singles event after beating Mehmood Khan in straight sets by 6-3, 6-3 score.

Hamid paired up with Tariq Murtaza also won the title of senior 45 plus doubles after overcoming Inam-ul-Haq and Musa Khan by 6-4, 6-3 score.

Mahin Aftab won the girls U-18 event after winning all her matches during round robin event.

A total number of seventy players from all over the country participated in six different events.

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