reporttennis18 days ago

French Open | Rohan Bopanna and partner Marius Copil knocked out in men's doubles

Rohan Bopanna, the last Indian present at the French Open, along with partner Marius Copil suffered a 6-1, 5-7, 6-7 (8-10) loss to Serbian pair of Dusan Lajovic and Janko Tipsarevic. The Indian tennis player suffered this defeat in the third round of the men’s doubles competition on Sunday.
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reporttennis19 days ago

French Open | Rohan Bopanna, Leander Paes register comfortable wins, Divij Sharan gets knocked out

Rohan Bopanna and his men’s doubles partner Marius Copil have qualified for the men’s doubles pre-quarterfinals while Leander Paes also won his first-round match with partner Benoit Paire in the ongoing French Open. Divij Sharan and Marcelo Demoliner lost their second round men’s doubles match.
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newstennis20 days ago

French Open | Divij Sharan and partner Shuko Aoyama bow out in mixed doubles

Divij Sharan along with his partner Shuko Aoyama from Japan suffered a 6-3, 2-6, 10-7 defeat against Ukraine 's Lyudmyla Kichenok and Mexico 's Santiago Gonzalez in the French Open. Earlier, Rohan Bopanna and Czech Republic’s Lucie Hradecka had lost to top seeds Nicole Melichar and Bruno Soares.
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newstennis22 days 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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reporttennisa month ago

Indian Tennis Round up | Rohan Bopanna knocked out in Madrid while Sasi Kumar Mukund loses in Busan

India had a poor day in the first round of the Madrid Open as Rohan Bopanna and his doubles partner Dominic Inglot lost in straight sets. On the other hand, another Indian Sasi Kumar Mukund also lost the match against Evgeny Donskoy in straight sets in an ATP Challenger tournament in Busan.
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newstennis2 months ago

Rohan Bopanna, Divij Sharan likely to miss out on TOPS funding

The Target Olympic Podium Scheme (TOPS) has asked the All India Tennis Association (AITA) to explain the split of Rohan Bopanna and Divij Sharan as the duo runs the risk of missing out on funding. Prajnesh Gunneswaran and Ankita Raina have also not been a part of the scheme following Asiad 2018.
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reporttennis2 months ago

Tennis Roundup | Ramkumar Ramanathan, Sumit Nagal get eliminated in respective tours

India had a bad day in the office on Saturday with big hopes Ramkumar Ramanathan and Sumit Nagal getting eliminated from the Nanchang and Tallahassee Challenger respectively. 20-year-old Pranjala, however, kept her hopes alive with a win over Maryna Chernyshova in the $25,000 ITF event in Andijan.
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newstennis4 months ago

Davis Cup | AITA secretary confident of Indian team travelling to Pakistan

AITA secretary general Hironmoy Chatterjee is confident that the national team will travel to Pakistan for their Davis Cup away tie as a forfeiture can lead to a two-year suspension from the global governing body ITF. India last travelled to Pakistan in 2006 where they won by 3-2.
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newstennis5 months ago

Mahesh Bhupathi surprised at Leander Paes’ exclusion for David Cup tie in Kolkata

Mahesh Bhupathi has stated that Leander Paes should have been in the team for the Davis Cup tie against Italy due to his expertise on grass-court in Kolkata. Bhupathi has slammed for the archial selection process and said that the captain should be consulted during the selection meetings.
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newstennis5 months ago

Australian Open | Leander Paes, Sam Stosur progress to second round; Rohan Bopanna bows out

Leander Paes along with partner Sam Stosur made it to the second round in the mixed doubles category of the Australian Open after winning the opening game against Květa Peschke and Wesley Koolhof. Meanwhile, Rohan Bopanna and China's Zhaoxuan Yang crashed out in the first round of the same category.
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