ISLAMABAD - Top seed Aqeel Khan registered thumping victory in the National Ranking Tennis Championship, as he outclassed Nofil Khan in straight sets in the first round played at Senator Dilawar Abbas PTF Tennis Complex Friday.

The biggest upset was witnessed when former Pakistan No 2 Yasir Khan was crashed out in the first round at the hands of Jibranul Haq in three hard-fought sets while Syed Nofil Kaleem thrashed Ibrahim Nazir 6-0, 6-0.

Aqeel Khan started the first set on a very fast pace and never allowed his opponent any chance to settle down and took the set 6-1 and won the second set 6-1 to win the match. In other matches of men's singles, Rashid Khan beat Ikram Ullah 6-3, 3-6, 6-3, Zaid Mujahid beat Talah Bin Asif 6-3, 5-7, 6-1, Imran Shaukat beat Farhad Ali 6-4, 6-0, Jibranul Haq beat Yasir Khan 7-5, 6-7(3), 7-6(3), Kashan Ul Haq beat Mabarak Shah 6-4, 5-7, 6-3, Zeeshan beat Inam Ullah 6-4, 6-3, Usman Rafiq beat Shahid Afridi 6-2, 6-3, Heera ashiq beat Sikandar 6-1, 6-2, Irfan Ullah beat Saqib Umar 6-3, 6-3, Ahmed Baber beat Abdul Rahman 7-5, 7-6(4), Shahzad Khan beat Raja Shahid 6-2,6-2, Abdul Haider beat Shahzad 6-4, 6-1, M Mudassar beat M Muzammil 6-7(8), 6-4, 6-3, Shaheen Mehmood beat Ijaz Khan 6-4, 6-4, M Abid beat Hamza Bin Asif 6-0, 6-1.

Boys U-18: Syed Nofil beat Ibrahim Nazir 6-0, 6-0, Huzaifa beat Farhan ullah 6-0, 6-0, Rafiq beat Hameed Israr 6-2, 7-5, Aman Atiq beat Shoaib Khan 6-0, 6-1, Zaid Mujahid beat Abdal Haider 6-4, 7-6(4), Haris Irfan beat Mujahid Zaib 6-4, 6-2, Hamza beat Hafiz Abrar w/0 Hamza Bin Asif beat Muhammad Abdullah 6-1, 6-0, Barkat Ullah beat Saad Abjad 6-1, 6-1, Muneeb beat Talha Saqib 6-0, 7-6(4), Saqib Umer beat Huzaifa PAF w/0, Talha Bin Asif beat Aqib Umer 6-1, 6-0, Ilham Khan beat Zain Rohail 6-3, 6-1, M. Wamiq beat Kashan Umar 6-0, 6-2, Musa Ch beat Waleed Anwar w/o M. Muzammil beat M. Huzaifa 6-1, 6-2.

Boys U-14: Huzaifa beat Haseeb 4-1, 4-1, Zain asghar beat bahdoor w/o, Hamid Ullah beat Aarij Ullah 4-2, 4-1 Hamza Bin Rehman beat Danish Ab.