newstennis18 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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reporttennis18 days ago

Wimbledon 2019 | P Gunneswaran loses in straight sets against Milos Raonic; bows out

India’s sole contender in the men’s singles tennis event of the Wimbledon - P Gunneswaran - crashed out in the very first match of the tournament as he lost in three straight sets against 15th seeded Milos Raonic. Earlier, Gunneswaran had stated that he was feeling good going into the Grand Slam.
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newstennis19 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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newstennis24 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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reporttennis25 days ago

Indian Tennis Round up | Ramkumar Ramanathan enters second round of Wimbledon Qualifications, Saketh Myneni bows out

Ramkumar Ramanathan has entered the second round of the men’s singles qualification event for the Wimbledon after beating Lukas Lacko in straight sets. In another men’s singles match, Saketh Myneni lost to Guillermo Garcia Lopez of Spain in round 1 to get knocked out of the event.
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newstennisa month ago

Tennis Round-up | R Ramanathan advances in England as P Gunneswaran bows out in Germany

Ramkumar Ramanathan advanced into the final of the Surbiton Trophy in England with partner Kwon Soon-woo as they beat the British pair of Lloyd Glasspool and Dan Evans in the men’s doubles semis. An unfortunate Prajnesh Gunneswaran retired with an injury against Matteo Viola in Stuttgart Open.
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newstennis2 months ago

French Open | Rohan Bopanna advance into Round of 28 alongside Marius Copil

India’s doubles tennis ace Rohan Bopanna advances into the next round of the French Open partnering with Romania’s Marius Copil as they beat the Australia-South African pair of Michael Venus and Raven Klassen. India also have Leander Paes, Divij Sharan, and Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan in other matches.
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newstennis2 months ago

French Open | It’s definitely a milestone but would’ve liked results differently, says Prajnesh Gunneswaran

Prajnesh Gunneswaran has stated that he still considers making his French Open debut a milestone despite losing in a one-sided match to Bolivia’s Hugo Dellien. The highest-ranked male singles tennis player from India also cursed his injuries for his delay to reach the prime of his career.
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newstennis2 months ago

French Open 2019 | Prajnesh Gunneswaran bows out in opening round

Prajnesh Gunneswaran, India’s top-ranked men’s tennis player, suffered a disappointing first round exit in the ongoing French Open at the hands of Bolivia's Hugo Dellien on Sunday. Gunneswaran fell to a 1-6, 3-6, 1-6 loss at the hands of the Bolivian in a match that lasted for just over an hour.
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newstennis2 months ago

Nothing happened overnight, says French Open debutant Prajnesh Gunneswaran

Top-ranked Indian tennis star Prajnesh Gunneswaran would be making his debut in French Open this year and has stated that his progress from last year to now hasn’t happened overnight. Gunneswaran would be facing Marco Dellien on Sunday and might be facing World no.6 Stefanos Tsitsipas.
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