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Yuki stuns 4th seed to enter 2nd round of ATP Challenger

Last Updated: Tuesday, February 7, 2012 - 19:30

New Delhi: Rising Indian tennis player Yuki Bhambri stunned fourth seed Tobias Kamke of Germany in a hard-fought three-setter to enter the second round of the ATP USD 100,000 Challenger Tournament in Dallas, United States.

The 7-6 4-6 6-4 triumph was the biggest upset win of 19-year-old Yuki`s career.

Yuki was down 2-4 in the final set against Kamke (88th in the world) when he rallied to win 6-4. He plays another German Stefan Seifert in the second round on Tuesday.

Later in the evening yesterday, Yuki and partner Vladimir Obradovic won a very close doubles encounter against Mcclune and Simmons from US to qualify for the main draw.

They won 6-7 (5) 6-3 12-10 in the super tie break.


First Published: Tuesday, February 7, 2012 - 19:30

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