LAHORE - Pakista7n No 1 ladies tennis player Ushna Suhail on Monday defeated Emy Damiani of Italy to qualify for the next main round of the ITF Pro-circuit Women’s Tennis.

Ushna played a very aggressive game and finished the match in straight sets with a score line of 6-1, 6-1. Earlier, she lost in the doubles quarters of the event last week. She will play her next singles first round against third seed Kamila Kerimbayeva of Kazakistan. For the doubles, her partner is Adnya Naik from India.

Talking to this scribe from Egypt, Ushna’s mother Dr Sabrina Suhail said: “We are struggling hard for Ushna and therefore, she is representing Pakistan at international level on her own expenses and promoting image of Pakistan and its tennis across the world.”