ISLAMABAD - Top seed Aqeel Khan, Ahmed Ch, M Abid, Shahzad Khan, Sanaullah Khan, Usman Ejaz, Faizan Khurram and Yasir Khan advanced to the quarterfinals of the First Eastern Testing Services PTF Ranking Tennis Championship 2013 after defeating their respective opponents here at Syed Dilawar Abbas PTF Tennis Complex on Wednesday.

Aqeel was in excellent form as he brushed aside Hasnain Manzoor without conceding a single game in both sets by playing powerful game from the baseline. Second seed Yasir Khan struggled hard to win his encounter against Ahmed Babar while Abid beat Arham Atiq 6-4,6-4. Abid will meet Shahzad Khan in the quarterfinal. Shahzad beat Mudassar in straight sets 6-3, 6-3. Usman Ejaz also moved to the quarterfinals by winning his match against Malik Abdul Reham in straight sets. He will face Sanaullah Khan. Faizan Khurram will play against Yasir and Aqeel will play against Ahmed in the quarterfinals today (Thursday) at 9:30am.

In the boy's U18 singles, M Mudassar, Hamza Bin Asif, Hasnain Manzoor, Saad Zafar, Nofil Kaleem, M Muzammil, Zaid Mujahid and Arham Atiq qualified for the quarterfinals. Ladies single quarterfinals will start today at 2pm.