Nagal scalped Yuki Bhambri and earned chance to win maiden Challenger

Vastavam web: Continuing his giant-killing spree, young Sumit Nagal today scalped country’s top singles player Yuki Bhambri in the Bengaluru Open and earned a chance to win his maiden Challenger level title.Coming into the match after an upset win over top seed Blaz Kavcic, Nagal, ranked 321 knocked out Bhambri 6-4 6-0 in the semifinals of the USD 100,000 hard court event at the KSLTA Courts.After seven games on serve, Nagal broke Bhambri in the eighth and kept the lead to serve out the set.
With no sign of a fight from Yuki, ranked 122, Nagal went on to claim the match without dropping a game in the second set.However, Yuki said he had a very bad day because he did not get his plan going right at any point of the match.Talking about tomorrow’s match, Nagal said he knows Clarke’s game because they have played against each other on the junior circuit.