Mixed day for state players at international events
The doubles duo of Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan and State player Purav Raja also progressed to the quarterfinals in the Aptos $100,000 Challenger tennis tournament in the US.
In the ITF men's Futures in Jakarta, Aryan Goveas reached the second round so did Tejas Chaukulkar in Germany .
$150,000 Challenger men, Jinan, China
Doubles (pre-quarterfinals): Zhe Li & Di Wu (Chn) bt Toshihide Matsui (Jpn) & Arjun Kadhe 3-6, 7-5, [11-9].
€127,000 Challenger men, Pullach,
Doubles (pre-quarerfinals): Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan & Purav Raja bt Hunter Johnson & Yates Johnson (US) 6-2, 6-4.
$25,000 ITF men, Jakarta, Indonesia
Singles (first round): Aryan Goveas bt Lance-Pierre Du Toit (RSA) 6-2, 7-5; Matthew Romios (Aus) bt Jayesh Pungliya 6-3, 6-1; 6-3.
$15,000 ITF men, Trier, Germany
Singles (first round): Tejas Chaukulkar bt Clement Geens (Bel) 4-5 (retired).
Qualifying singles (third and final round): Tejas Chaukulkar bt Milan Welte (Ger) 6-2, 6-3.
$25,000 ITF women, Nonthaburi, Thailand
Singles (first round): Zhang Ling (Hkg) bt Mihika Yadav 6-7(6), 6-1, 6-4.