LAHORE - Samir Iftikhar, representing UNM, will face No 1 seed of University of Denver’s Enej Bonin in the finals of ITA Regional Championships.

Along with the incentive to win the final match, the winner will also advance to the 2012 USTA/ITA National Intercollegiate Indoor Championships, taking place from November 8 to 11, at the indoor facilities at the USTA-Billie Jean King National Tennis Centre in Flushing Meadows, New York.

In the semi-final, Samir defeated No 5 seed Andy Bettles from Boise State 6-3, 2-6, 6-1.

Talking to this scribe, Samir said: "I'm going to go out there and keep doing what I've been doing so far in this tournament. I will try my best to win the final for my university and country."