India's Ramit Tandon in semis

File Photo : Ramit Tandon

Abu Dhabi: India's Ramit Tandon did well to move into the semi-final of the Abu Dhabi Open, a PSA world tour event here on Thursday.

The third seeded Indian had an unexpected easy first round with his Kuwaiti opponent, Abdullah Almezayen retiring after being onegame down. In the quarterfinal thereafter, Ramit made short work of 8th seeded Robert Downer of England 11-6, 11-3, 11-4.