New Delhi, Feb 15:
Amalraj Anthony followed Harmeet Desai and Gnanasekaran Sathiyan to become the latest Indian entrant into the main draw of the ITTF World Tour India Open here today.
Amalraj took the longer route into the knockout stages of the USD 150,000 tournament, outsmarting Chinese Taipei’s Tzu-Hsiang Hung in a four-game duel.
Harmeet, who made a flying start to his campaign winning both his matches on the opening day of the tournament, beat Tzu-Hsiang Hung of Taipei in straight games to maintain a clean slate in the qualification stages.
Sathiyan, who came into the day on the back of two impressive straight games victory continued from where he left off and dished out another dominating performance to beat Siu Hang Lam of Hong Kong to sail into the Round of 32. (PTI)