newstennis3 hours ago

Very competitive on the tennis court but away from it, I’m not that competitive, says Roger Federer

Swiss legend Roger Federer spoke candidly about his past as he revealed on the Tennis court he is extremely competitive but off it, not so much. 36-year old Federer was recently included in American magazine weekly, TIMES' 100 most influential people in the world for the present year.`
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newstennisa day ago

Monte-Carlo Masters| Rohan Bopanna through to the quarter-finals in men’s doubles

The Indo-French pair of Rohan Bopanna and E. Roger-Vasselin earned a hard-fought win in their round of 16 match against the seventh-seeded pair of B. Soares and J. Murray in a 3-set match. The Bopanna-Vasselin duo won 3-6, 6-4, 11-9 to qualify for the quarter-finals of the Monte-Carlo Masters.
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newstennis4 days ago

Yuki Bhambri back in ATP top-100 rankings after a gap of almost two years

Indian Tennis star Yuki Bhambri has made his way back to the top 100 in the updated ATP rankings which were out recently, where he found himself ranked at the 83rd position. Rohan Bopanna and Ankita Raina were ranked 19 and 194 in the doubles’ ranking list that was announced at the same time.
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newstennis11 days ago

Mahesh Bhupathi advises players to focus more on singles rather than doubles

Mahesh Bhupathi has slammed Indian singles players - Ramkumar Ramanathan and Sumit Nagal - for not showing any aggression against China at the zonal level of Davis cup 2018. The 43-year-old has also asked the players to try improving their singles game instead of focusing more on doubles events.
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newstennis14 days ago

Davis Cup | India go 2-0 down against China as Ramkumar Ramanathan, Sumit Nagal lose

The Indian Davis Cup team suffered two shock defeats on the opening day of the second round tie against China of the Asia-Oceania Group I. In the absence of Yuki Bhambri, Ramkumar Ramanathan and Sumit Nagal lost their respective singles’ matches in straight sets as China took a 2-0 lead.
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newstennis19 days ago

Divij Sharan’s decision against travelling with Davis Cup team irks AITA officials

Divij Sharan’s decision not to travel to China with the Indian Davis Cup team as a reserve has not gone down well with the AITA and the governing body may put up a code of conduct for players. The 32-year old is willing to travel Tianjin for the April 6-7 tie in case his services are required.
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newstennis20 days ago

Andre Agassi, Novak Djokovic bring curtains down to their partnership : Reports

Andre Agassi, who had joined Novak Djokovic as a part-time mentor last year, has reportedly parted ways after a year of partnership. Talking about the decision, Agassi stated that the disagreement over various matters led to the end of the partnership between the two all-time greats of the game.
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newstennis20 days ago

Marbella Challengers | Ramkumar Ramanathan bows out after losing men’s doubles semis

Ramkumar Ramanathan’s journey in the Marbella Challengers ended as he along with his partner Enrique Lopez Perez lost the men’s doubles semifinal yesterday. Ramanathan and his Spanish partner have failed to overcome the challenge against Ariel Behar and Guido Andreozzi and lost the match 3-6, 5-7.
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newstennis23 days ago

Marbella Challengers | Ramkumar Ramanathan beats Sumit Nagal to book quarter-final berth

Ramkumar Ramanathan has continued his brilliant run in the Marbella Challengers as he registered a comfortable 6-2, 6-3 win over compatriot Sumit Nagal in the Round of 16. The 136-ranked ATP player now awaits his next opponent while competing in the doubles alongside Spanish partner E. Lopez Perez.
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newstennis25 days ago

Davis Cup | Yuki Bhambri pulls out due to injury, Prajnesh Gunneswaran replaces him

India suffered a huge injury blow ahead of their Davis Cup tie against China next month as their highest-ranked player, Yuki Bhambri, had to pull out owing to minor abdominal tissue tear. The Indian selection committee has replaced him with Prajnesh Gunneswaran, who is ranked 246 in world rankings.
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