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Looking forward to Davis Cup tie in Pakistan, says Rohan Bopanna

Rohan Bopanna has revealed that he is eagerly waiting for India’s upcoming Davis Cup match-up against Pakistan in Islamabad in September for the Asia/Oceania Group I tie. The last time that India and Pakistan played each other in the international tournament was back in March 1964.
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newstennis10 days ago

Karman Thandi focuses on what her goals are, states Mahesh Bhupathi

Mahesh Bhupathi has revealed what special he saw in Karman Thandi's game that willed him to take her under his wing. Bhupathi also briefly discussed his role in getting her into the Mouratoglou Tennis Academy, her constant rise and her attitude that has propelled her to success.
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newstennis14 days ago

VIDEO | Pablo Cuevas comes up with an outrageous behind-the-back shot - yet again

Pablo Cuevas, of late, has been making a habit of pulling rabbits out of his hat, coming up with ridiculous shots time and again. In his first round match versus Damir Dzumhur, Cuevas recreated the famous 'behind-the-back no-look' pass which he had showcased in his match against Zverev in 2017.
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newstennis14 days ago

Davis Cup | Prajnesh Gunneswaran wants to play against Pakistan despite risks of dropping rank

India’s top-ranked tennis ace Prajnesh Gunneswaran has expressed his desire to travel to Lahore and play arch-nemesis Pakistan even it means risking his ranking, which is in the top 100. The World no. 95 also stated that his Wimbledon loss to Milos Raonic was a matter of very small margins.
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newstennis15 days ago

Wimbledon 2019 | I feel good going into the tournament, says Prajnesh Gunneswaran

Prajnesh Gunneswaran has said that he is feeling good going into the 2019 edition of the prestigious Wimbledon starting from today. The Indian tennis star also stated that the last few months have been really tough for him as he suffered a shoulder injury which also affected his rankings.
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newstennis18 days ago

There are not many real friends on the tour, says Roger Federer

20-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer admits that once he retires, there won't be many players that he'll be in touch with, insisting that he would only know who his "real friends" are once he retires. Federer also says that he will miss his Tennis family once he hangs up his boots.
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newstennis20 days ago

Tennis Round-up | Ankita Raina enters second round of Wimbledon qualifiers, P Gunneswaran ousted

India’s women’s tennis ace Ankita Raina overcame the challenge of Turkey’s Cagla Buyukakcay on Tuesday to advance into the second round of the Wimbledon qualifiers. In other matches, while Prajnesh Gunneswaran got eliminated from Antalya Open, Leander Paes won his opening doubles match.
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newstennisa month ago

VIDEO | Gael Monfils pulls off incredible no-look, behind the back, passing winner from the baseline at Halle

Whenever Gael Monfils takes the court, we know he is not the favorite most of the time but his antics draw fans’ eyes nonetheless. Today, at Halle, the Frenchman pulled off one of the most ridiculous no-look, behind the back, passing winner that we have ever seen against Pierre-Hugues Herbert.
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newstennisa month ago

VIDEO | Beast-mode Rafael Nadal leaves Dominic Thiem powerless with insane backhand drop shot

There is a certain reason why the adage, “When the going gets tough, the tough get going”, has survived the test of time – it has been proved multiple times over centuries. After Thiem had won the second set 7-5 to level thing, Nadal had turned into his vintage self the world once knew him.
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newstennisa month ago

VIDEO | Dominic Thiem outruns Rafael Nadal on clay to win vicious rally

Known as the undisputed king of clay, Rafael Nadal has made Roland Garros his own, buoying on his unparalleled stamina and muscle. However, every era comes to an end and although he is still on top, his usurper is around the corner in Dominic Thiem, who was seen outdoing the legend on Sunday.
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