Anjalika into semis


Anjalika Kurera edged top seed Veda Raju Prapuma (India) in a thrilling three setter (6/3, 3/6, 6/3) to advance to the semi-final of the ongoing ITF Junior Circuit week 1 being played at the at SSC Tennis Court. 

Anjalika will next meet Korea’s Eunsoo Lee in the first semi, while India’s Rishita Reddy will take on Korea’s Jeon Joo Cha in the other semi-final.

Sri Lanka’s Dinara de Silva put up a good fight before succumbing to Rishita Reddy in the quarter-finals.  

The tournament runs from 27 June to 3 July.