5th ICL Chennai Open: Qualif
Jun 12, 2007 Leave a comment
The qualifying round commenced for the 5th ICL Chennai Open a US$ 6,000 PSA event being held at the ICL Squash Academy in Chennai. The event is held from 12-16 July 2007.The star attraction will be local boy and World # 42 Saurav Ghosal who has been given the top seeding. Four juniora who returned from Kuala Lumpur last night had an opportunity to qualify for the event. Ravi Dixit and Ramit Tandon defeated Paramit Singh and Karan Malik respectively to qualify for the main draw. The Sujat Barua played a tight and consistent game to upset Shakti Singh. B. Balamurugan got a bye into the main draw.
Ravi Dixit bt Paramit Singh 8-11, 11-6, 16-14, 11-5; Ramit Tandon bt Karan Malik 11-8, 11-8, 11-4; Sujat Barua bt Shakti Singh 11-6, 7-11, 11-5, 12-10; B. Balamurugan – bye