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Results: $10,000 ITF Womens Tournament, Feb/28/98-Mar/7/98, New Delhi

 Singles main draw  Doubles main draw  Qualifying rounds

Main Draw :  Singles Round 1 
1-Benjamas Sangaram (Thai)     bt Q-Liu Zhi Rong (Chn) 6-2, 6-2
Qin Yang (Chn)                 bt Rushmi Chakravarty (Ind) 6-1, 6-0
WC-Uzma Khan (Ind)             bt 6-Nina Schwarz (Aut) 7-5, 6-4
3-Abigail Tordoff (GBR)        bt Ayami Takase (Jpn) 6-4, 6-4
Julia Adlbrecht (Aut)          bt Angela Buergis (Sui) 6-3, 1-6, 6-3
Sandra Mantler (Aut)           bt Juli Kryoukova (Rus) 6-3, 6-1
Irena Nossenko (Ukr)           bt 8-Riei Otakeyema (Jpn) 7-6 (5), 6-2
Shiho Hisamatsu (Jpn)          bt 7-Kelly Ligan (Irl) 6-3, 6-1
4-Nicole Remis (Aut)           bt Diane Asensio (Sui) 3-6, 6-1 (retd inj.)
5-Nami Urabe (Jpn)             bt Jahnavi Parekh (Ind) 6-2, 6-3
Marylene Losey (Sui)           bt Arati Ponappa (Ind) 6-4, 6-4
WC-Archana Venkatraman (Ind)   bt WC-Sai Jayalakshmi (Ind) 6-4, 7-5
Ding Ding (Chn)                bt Q-Arati Venkataraman (Ind) 6-0, 6-0
LL-Orawan Wongkamalasai (Thai) bt Q-Shruti Dhawan (Ind) 6-3, 6-4
Ting Li (Chn)                  bt Q-Motoe Uchida (Jpn) 6-3, 5-7, 6-4
Nicole Melch (Aut)             bt 2-Yoriko Yamagishi (Jpn) 6-4, 6-4

Singles (Round 2)
Qin Yang (Chn)                 bt Benjamas Sangaram (Tha) 6-1, 6-3
Ting Li (Chn)                  bt Uzma Khan (Ind) 6-2, 6-3
Julia Adlbrecht (Aut)          bt Abigail Tordoff (Bri) 6-4, 6-4
Sandra Mantler                 bt Irina Nossenko (Ukr) 6-1, 6-2
Ding Ding (Chn)                bt Shiho Hisamatsu (Jpn) 6-4, 7-6 (7-5)
LL-Orawan Wongkamalasai (Thai) bt Nicole Remis (Aut) 6-3, 6-2
Nami Urabe (Jpn)               bt Marylene Losey (Sui) 6-1, 6-1
Nicole Melch (Aut)             bt Archana Venkatraman (Ind) 6-4, 6-3
Singles (Quarterfinals)
Qin Yang (Chn)                 bt Ting Li (Chn) 6-3, 5-7, 6-1
Julia Adlbrecht (Aut)          bt Sandra Mantler (Aut) 4-6, 6-2, 6-2
Ding Ding (Chn)                bt Orawan Wongkamalasai (Tha) 6-4, 6-4
Nami Urabe (Jpn)               bt Nicole Melch (Aut) 6-3, 6-0
Singles (Semifinals)
Qin Yang (Chn)                 bt Julia Adlbrecht (Aut) 6-0, 6-0
Ding Ding (Chn)                bt Nami Urabe (Jpn) 6-3, 6-3
Singles Final
Ding Ding (Chn)                bt Qin Yang (Chn) 6-1, 7-5
 (Winner gets 5 WTA points and $1650 .. Runner up gets $1000 and 3.5 points)

Doubles (first round)
Yamagishi/Urabe       bt Nossenko/Kryoukova 6-1, 6-2
Chakravarthi/Ponnappa bt Sheetal Gautham (Ind)/Shruti Dhawan 6-2, 6-4
Ding/Li               bt Remis/Melch 6-4, 6-1
Adlbrecht/Mantler     bt Reetu Sethi (Ind) /Joy Rodrigues (Ind) 6-3, 6-3
Uchida/Yang           bt Jailakshmi/Khan (Ind) 6-2, 6-4
Hisamatsu/Otakeyama   bt Trishna Williams (Ind) /Shalini Thakur (Ind) 6-2, 6-0
Takase/Wongkamalasai  bt Arthi Venkatraman/Archana Venkatraman 6-3, 6-1
Sangaram/Tordoff      bt Liggan/Rong 7-5, 6-0
Doubles (Quarterfinals - delayed due to rain on Wednesday QF matches on Friday)
Chakravarthi/Ponnappa bt Yamagishi/Urabe 6-3, 6-2
Ding/Li               bt Adlbrecht/Mantler
Uchida/Yang           bt Hisamatsu/Otakeyama 6-2, 6-0
Sangaram/Tordoff      bt Takase/Wongkamalasai 4-6, 6-4, 6-2
Doubles (Semifinals)
Ding/Li               bt Chakravarthi/Ponnappa 6-3, 6-2
Uchida/Yang           bt Sangaram/Tordoff 6-1, 6-4
Doubles Final
Ding/Li               bt Uchida/Yang 6-3, 6-2
 (Winners share $650 and get 5 points each. Runners-up share $350 and get 4 pts each)

Qualifying Rounds
Qualifier - Round 1 (no results known) Qualifier (Final) - winners advance to the 32-women main draw.
Shruti Dhawan (Ind)      d. (Quals 1st seed) Wonkamalasai Orawan (Thai) 5-7, 7-6, 6-3
Arati Venkataraman (Ind) d. Monique Le Sueur (RSA) 6-4, 6-4
Liu Zhi Rong (CHN)       d. Joy Rodrigues (Ind)
Uchida Motoe (Jap)       d. Tina Paris  6-1, 6-1

Lucky loser to the main draw: Wonkamalasai Orawan


Doubles qualifiers - 

(No qualifiers or qualifying results known).


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