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Yuki Bhambri gets 11-place hike in ATP rankings

Yuki Bhambri, who recently finished as a runner-up at the Chennai Open Challenger, has gained an 11-spot promotion which helped him stand just outside the top-100 set as he reached at the 101st position. In WTA doubles rankings, though, Sania Mirza remained at number 14 in the world.
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newstennis2 days ago

Delray Beach Open | Ramkumar Ramanathan fails to cross Donald Young hurdle in first round

On a day when the Americans dominated the tournament, Donald Young didn’t have to break a sweat to register a comprehensive 6-1, 6-2 victory over Indian qualifier Ramkumar Ramanathan. Top-seeded Jack Sock has won a match for the first time this year as he beat John-Patrick Smith 6-4, 6-4.
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newstennis2 days ago

Rotterdam Open | My first objective was to win 100 titles, claims Roger Federer

After winning his 97th career title by defeating Grigor Dimitrov in Rotterdam Open final, Roger Federer said that his first objective is to win 100 career titles in the Open era. The Swiss maestro revealed his happiness for the ‘fantastic week’ as he became the oldest player to be ranked number one.
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newstennis5 days ago

VIDEO : Philipp Kohlschreiber surprises Roger Federer with spectacular no-look drop shot

After Roger Federer pulled off a stunning no-look shot against Ruben Bemelmans, he was on the receiving end of the same this time around in the Rotterdam Open. Philipp Kohlschreiber produced a magical no-look drop shot as he made Federer sweat before losing the match 7-6 (10-8) 7-5.
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newstennis5 days ago

Chennai Open | Yuki Bhambri reaches final after for third time

Yuki Bhambri defeated Korea’s Duckhee Lee 7-5, 6-2 in one hour and 25 mins in the semifinals to reach his third final at the Chennai Open ATP Challenger tournament. He will now face number one seed Jordan Thompson from Australia in the final that is scheduled to be played tomorrow.
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newstennis6 days ago

VIDEO | Roger Federer bamboozles Bemelmans with a no-look shot before getting the winner

One of the reasons Roger Federer is the best in his game is because of his ability to make difficult things look ridiculously easy. The Swiss ace exhibited one such instance yet again at Rotterdam as he stunned Ruben Bemelmans with a no-look return before clinching the winner like a boss.
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newstennis7 days ago

Asian Games winners in tennis to get direct participation entry into 2020 Tokyo Olympics

The winners of the Asian Games men’s and women’s singles tennis stars will earn direct entry into the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, the ITF announced yesterday. The ITF has also introduced six continental qualification places, approved by the IOC Executive Board, as part of the race to Tokyo 2020.
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newstennis7 days ago

India has exceptional talent to look forward to in future, says Sania Mirza

Sania Mirza has heaped praise on the young players for their heroics in the tennis world by saying that India has an exceptional bunch of talented players who can be the future stars of the country. She also hopes that the Indian contingent will put up a good show at the 2018 Commonwealth Games.
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newstennis9 days ago

I am happy and enjoying my training sessions with Javier Ferrer, says Sumit Nagal

Sumit Nagal has confirmed that he is happy and enjoying his training sessions with his new coach Javier Ferrer in Spain. The 20-year-old is eager to break into the world’s top 150 ranked players this year which would allow him to participate in ATP 250 and 500 series tournaments.
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newstennis10 days ago

Chennai Open | Yuki Bhambri to lock horns with Bernabe Zapate in first round

India’s top singles player, Yuki Bhambri has been seeded second for the Chennai Open Challenger and will take on Spain’s Bernabe Zapata Miralles in his opening match. Apart from Bhambri, 12 more Indian players will take part in the singles main draw of the ATP Challenger event that starts today.
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