Sports: Tennis: Masroor advances into Senior’s Tennis second round


Karachi: Khwaja Masroor thrashed Jawwad Amjad in the first round of inaugural Habib Metro Seniors Ranking Tennis Championship here at Karachi Gymkhana on Monday night.

Masroor found little resistance from Jawwad and recorded a convincing 60, 61 victory and confirmed his presence in 40plus singles event.

Meanwhile, Sabih Wali overcame Muhammad Iltifat registering a 75, 62 victory.

Emaduddin Ahmed eased into the second round after his opponent Arif Anis retired from the first round match after conceding the first set 62.

40 plus singles first round:
Khwaja Masroor bt Jawwad Amjad 60, 61
Sabih Wali bt Muhammad Iltifat 75, 62
Afaq Zafar bt Akram Fahim 64, 75
Tanweer bt Noorullah Dhanani 63, 75
Emaduddin Ahmed bt Arif Anis 62 rtd.