seeded player

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one of the outstanding players in a tournament


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Meanwhile, Johanna Konta, the seventh seeded player from Britain, will face Russian Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova.
The unseeded players, who were seeking to join the seeded players in the second round found the going tough in their first attempt, losing their singles duels to end their dream of advancing to the second round.
Dubai: 2007 Wimbledon quarter-finalist Michaella Krajicek led a couple of seeded players into the final round of qualifying at the 20th Al Habtoor Tennis Challenge at the Habtoor Grand Beach Resort and Spa, on Monday.
Today, the tournament's top seeded player Duncan Mugabe of Uganda will play Kevin Cheruiyot in the remaining men's quarters while Sheil Kotecha will lock horns with Burundi's Abdoul Shakour Kabuka in the other quarter.
2 Yasir Khan by 6-3 and 6-3 in the semi-final and Muhammad Abid faced tough resistance against seeded player Heera Ashiq in a marathon four sets battle, the match was lasted for three hours, the score was 4-6, 7-6, 7-5 and 6-1.
In the second match Aqib Umer recorded an upsetting defeat against seeded player Farhan Ullah at 6-2 and 6-3.
RISHIKA Sunkara became another seeded player to make an early exit at the $ 10,000 ITF women's singles tournament at the DLTA Complex in the Capital on Wednesday.
Kvitova said: "Everybody is talking about me being the highest seeded player in my half; I'm supposed to be already in the final.
Another seeded player Maja Tvrdy of Slovenia found herself in an equally tricky situation but unlike the Canadian, the fourth seed managed to chart out an escape route after losing the first set 11-21 rather easily to India's Mohita Sahdev.
In other seeded player action, fourth seeded Czech Lucie Safarova hammered Canadian hero Stephanie Dubois 6-1, 6-3, and German Julia Goerges, eighth seed, beat Sweden s Sofia Arvidsson 6-3, 7-5.
Sharapova wasn't the only seeded player sent packing on Wednesday as fifth-seed Marion Bartoli, sixth-ranked Amelie Mauresmo and number seven Patty Schnyder all were upset by local favourites.
Participants from as far a field as China, Japan, South Africa and New Zealand will be looking to make a name for themselves by knocking out a seeded player during today's matches.
At Wimbledon 2005, Gimelstob advanced to the third round where he lost in three close sets to Lleyton Hewitt, the third seeded player.
Unseeded Anum did not look behind and surprised seeded player Orin Wazir.
Lleyton Hewitt became the first seeded player to fall in Tuesday's late match at the Countrywide Classic, losing 6-4, 6-4 to Paul Goldstein.