Yuki qualifies for main draw of Knoxville Challenger

Yuki Bhambri stunned top seed South African Fritz Wolmarans in straight sets to qualify for the main draw of the USD 50,000 ATP Challenger tournament here.

Updated: Nov 10, 2010, 16:41 PM IST

Knoxville: Yuki Bhambri stunned top
seed South African Fritz Wolmarans in straight sets to qualify
for the main draw of the USD 50,000 ATP Challenger tournament
here.

The seventh-seed Indian teenager beat 348th ranked Protea
6-4, 6-2 to grab one of the four main-draw spots at stake.

The lanky Delhi player has drawn American Lestor Cook as
his first round opponent.

No other Indian is in the fray.

Yuki had qualified for the Charlottesville Challenger
last week and reached the second round of the main event.

PTI