Indian Junior Open Squash: Chan, Ho sail into third round

While Chan Chi Ho, the top seed, tamed India's Miheer Prakash 11-1, 11-1, 11-3, second seed Ho Ka Hei overcame Vaibhav Chauhan of India 11-6, 11-8, 11-7.

(Representative Image)   -  Vino John

Hong Kong duo of Chan Chi Ho and Ho Ka Hei had little trouble in their respective boys' Under-19 second round encounters in the 9th Indian Junior Open Squash tournament on Sunday. While Chan, the top seed, tamed India's Miheer Prakash 11-1, 11-1, 11-3, second seed Ho overcame Vaibhav Chauhan of India 11-6, 11-8, 11-7 to advance to the third round at the Bombay Gymkhana glass-back courts.

The results (IND unless specified):

Boys:

U-17: Second round: Saksham Choudhary bt Atharva Belsare 11-0, 11-4, 11-3; Chung Yat Long (HKG) bt Mridul Rawat 11-8, 11-2, 11-4; Arman Jindal (U.S.A.) bt Arjun Singh 11-3, 11-6, 11-4; Yash Fadte bt Varun Billa 11-3, 11-1, 11-1; Gautam Nagpal bt Pranav Srinivas 11-2, 11-1, 11-1.

U-19: Second round: Chan Chi Ho (HKG) bt Miheer Prakash 11-1, 11-1, 11-3; Vikas Mehra bt Kunal Singh 11-4, 11-5, 11-2; Anav Aggarwal bt Ritik Shah 12-10, 11-4, 11-2; Aryan Parekh bt Pran Praveen 11-2, 11-1, 11-2; Rahul Baitha bt Akash Ashokumar 11-4, 11-7, 11-3; Shivam Bansal bt Sumanth Vishwakarma 11-4, 11-6, 11-5; Lam Yat Ting (HKG) bt Shaan Dalal 11-4, 11-8, 11-8; Ansh Shetty bt Gaurav Kumar 11-9, 11-7, 11-3; Ho Ka Hei (HKG) bt Vaibhav Chauhan 11-6, 11-8, 11-7.

Girls:

U-15 first round: Ananya Dabke bt Netra Krishna 11-5, 11-2, 11-1; Tanishka Jain bt Ishpreet Kaur Mundra 11-2, 11-1, 11-1; Anis Sofea Mohd Arif (MAS) bt Barkha Seth 11-4, 11-1, 11-1; Sujithra Ap Kunasekaran (MAS) bt Sakshi Karnani 11-7, 11-4, 11-3; Anjali Semwal bt Miraya Gupta 11-9, 11-8, 11-6; Aryaa Ogale bt Anushka Rawat 11-4, 11-5, 11-6; Aishwarya Khubchandani bt Trina Iris 11-2, 11-2, 11-4; Yasshmita Jadishkumar (MAS) bt Antara Pande 11-1, 11-3, 11-2; Aira Azman (MAS) bt Aanchal Rathor 11-1, 11-0, 11-3; Avani Nagar bt Gigi Pandole (U.S.A.) 11-3, 11-3, 11-2; Abhisheka Shannon bt Sarah Vethekar 11-4, 12-10, 14-16, 14-12; Yu Ng Chen (MAS) bt Veda Pendyala 11-3, 11-2, 11-4; Tharushi Kavindya Maganaarachchi (SL) bt Shivani Chaudhary 11-4, 11-1, 11-0.