newstennis13 days ago

Rogers Cup | Bopanna, Shapovalov crash out in the semi-finals in straight sets

India’s Rohan Bopanna and his partner Denis Shapovalov crashed out of the ATP Montreal Masters on Saturday after going down in straight sets in the semi-finals of the men’s doubles event in Montreal. The unseeded duo lost to the Dutch combination of Robin Haase and Wesley Koolhof.
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newstennisa month ago

Davis Cup | ITF delegation visit Islamabad ahead of India - Pakistan tie

An ITF delegation has been to Islamabad to inspect the preparations and security of the pre-scheduled Group 1 Asia-Oceania zone clash which is scheduled to be held in September. Reports further state that the international officers were satisfied by the security preparations made for the tie.
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newstennisa month ago

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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newstennis2 months 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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reporttennis3 months 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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reporttennis3 months 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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newstennis3 months 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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newstennis3 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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reporttennis4 months 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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newstennis4 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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