PANAJI: Charmaine thrashed Sheetal (9-0) in the ladies category to enter the semifinals of the Clube Tennis de Gaspar Dias Open 2016 at the Gaspar Dias Club at Miramar on Thursday.
In the U-12 girls category, Anuskha and Simran Bundela battled it out with long rallies and close net calls but Simran Bundela got the all-important win ( 7-1 ) as she moved into the semifinals, where she will be facing Wynona.
In the U-16 girls category, Saumya will play Shanley in first semis while Rutuja will clash with Ibtisam in the second semis. In the veteran’s category, David came out all guns blazing to win 7-0 over Max Chandra in the morning session. On court number two Jude got the better of Sandeep winning 9-1 to progress into the next round.
In the veterans doubles category, Suresh and Dee beat Raiturkar and Milind (9-4) to progress into the next round. In the mens doubles Bulu and Tejas won convincingly to defeat David and Manoj (9-1).