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Susanto moves into last-eight
Friday, December 6, 2013

Top seed Anthony Susanto is on course to reach the 48th Brunei International Tennis Federation (ITF) Junior Circuit boy's singles final after beating compatriot Haekal Ramadhan 7-5, 6-3 to move into the last-eight yesterday.

The Indonesian will now meet eighth seed Leo Vithoontien after the Thai went past Indonesian 12th seed Pambudi Elsa Wiguna 6-0, 7-6 (0) at the National Tennis Centre of the Hassanal Bolkiah National Sports Complex in Berakas.

Second seed Tio Juliandi Hutauruk of Indonesia came from behind to beat Japan's 16th seed Rio Noguchi 3-6, 6-2, 6-3 while Singaporean third seed Joshua Liu was thrashed 6-1, 6-1 by Thailand's Pattanapong Borisutpong.

Over in the girl's singles, Japanese top seed Miyo Kobayashi moved into the last four after a 6-1, 6-3 win over Indonesian seventh seed Faiza Munabari Saskia.

Kobayashi will meet fellow Japanese Saya Usui after the sixth seed breezed into the semi-finals with a comfortable 6-0, 6-0 win over Philippines' Maia Bernadette Balce, who was ranked third.

Courtesy from Brunei Times