Tennis: Statham wins first round match

Rubin Statham. Photo / Supplied
Rubin Statham. Photo / Supplied

New Zealander Rubin Statham has won his first round match at the Manulife ATP US$50,000 Challenger event in Singapore.

Statham beat his doubles partner Riccardo Ghedin, of Italy, 7-6(5) 6-3. The Kiwi now faces eighth seed Amir Weintraub of Israel in the second round.

- APNZ

Get the news delivered straight to your inbox

Receive the day’s news, sport and entertainment in our daily email newsletter

SIGN UP NOW

© Copyright 2016, NZME. Publishing Limited

Assembled by: (static) on production bpcf04 at 28 Jul 2016 09:39:59 Processing Time: 421ms