19 year-old Velavan Senthilkumar of India is playing the form of his life, fresh from runners up Trophy of Parkview Gauten Open last week, Indian youngster again storms into final of West Rand Open beating 4h seed Tristan Eysele by comfortable 3-0 margin, making 2 Finals in 2 Weeks !!
Qualifier Velavan defeated 1st, 4th & 5th seed in his road to Finals, he has defeated top seed Austria’s Aqueel Rehman twice in two weeks & that’s enough to let you know how good this boy is doing in PSA cricuit !!
In semifinals of West Rand, 4th seeded Tristan of South Africa gave a close fight to the Indian stretching the first set to deuce but it was Velavan who kept his nerves to win the set by 16-14, second set had the same story as the Indian won the set by 15-13, third set saw Velavan wrapping up the things quickly by winning the set & match comfortably by 16-14, 15-13, 11-7.
Velavan Road To Finals of West Rand Open :
|Qualifying ( Round 1)||Velavan Senthilkumar
Guhan Senthilkumar (IND)
|11-8, 11-7, 14-12|
|Qualifying ( Final )||Velavan Senthilkumar
Zeeshan Khan (PAK)
|11-5, 11-5, 13-11|
|Round 1||Velavan Senthilkumar
 Aqeel Rehman
( Aut )
|11-7, 8-11, 11-8, 11-8|
 Lyell Fuller
|7-11, 11-5, 11-3, 11-6|
 Tristan Eysele
|16-14, 15-13, 11-7|
|11-8, 11-3, 11-8|
Another Indian in frame, 2nd seeded in the tournament Harinderpal Sandhu lost his quaters match to Qualifier Mohamed Elsherbini of Egypt who will take on Velavan in finals.
Final of West Rand Open will see two qualifiers, Velavan of India & Mohamed Elsherbini of Egypt fighting each other for the title .