Hyderabad: H Tikaram Singh overpowered Md Aslam to cruise into the 50 kg weight category summit clash of the Hyderabad Open Wrestling Championship organised by Yadav Aheer Sports Welfare Association and 1 to Z Sports – Ethic Sports Foundation at Lal Bahadur Stadium on Wednesday.
Tikaram will lock horns with T Kishan Singh, who defeated P Srikanth Mudiraj in the other semifinal bout.
Meanwhile, S Akshath and K Sanjay set up a final clash in the 57 kg section. Akshath downed G Sai Yadav while Sanjay proved too strong for opponent M Vikaram to handle in the semifinals.
In the 86-120 kg category, Khalid Bin defeated Syed Mohammed to take on Md Muzzafar in the final. In the semifinal, Muzaffar overcame D Lava Kumar.
Semifinals: 50 kg: H Tikaram Singh bt Md Aslam; T Kishan Singh bt P Srikanth Mudiraj; 57 kg: S Akshath bt G Sai Yadav; K Sanjay bt M Vikram; 61 kg: Abu Bhakar bin Ali bt Abu Bhakar Misri; Md Faheemullah Khan bt G Akshay Kumar; 65 kg: A Santosh bt Abdul Kalam; N Dinesh bt Syed Abrar; 70 kg: T Shiva Singh bt S Mahesh Yadav; K Akash bt Md Safiuddin; 74 kg: C Ramchander bt Abdul Samad; Ahmed bin Hamza bt Abbubhakar Abdullah; 86 kg: Junaid bt C Sreenath; Amar More bt Mohan Gandhi; 86-120 kg: Khalid Bin bt Syed Mohammed; Md Muzzafar bt D Lava Kumar.