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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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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reporttennis25 days ago

Miami Open | Rohan Bopanna, Édouard Roger Vassellin crash out in pre-quarters

The impressive run of Rohan Bopanna and Édouard Roger-Vasselin in Miami Open came to an end on Monday, as they lost 7-6 (7-5), 6-2 to the American duo of Steve Johnson and Sam Querrey. After putting up a fierce fight in the first set and losing, the Indo-French duo gave up in the next one.
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reporttennisa month ago

Tennis round-up | Rohan Bopanna enters second round in Miami Open; Purav Raja secures final berth in Lille Challenger

Rohan Bopanna and Edouard Roger-Vasselin progressed into the second round of the Miami Open after registering a brilliant 4-6, 6-2, 14-12 win over the duo of Adrian Mannarino and Daniil Medvedev. The Indian duo of Purav Raja and Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan reached in the final of Lille Challenger.
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newstennisa month ago

Davis Cup | Leander Paes, Rohan Bopanna and Yuki Bhambri to lead Indian charge

Indian Tennis veterans Leander Paes and Rohan Bopanna are set to lead the charge in the Davis Cup match against China along with the likes of Yuki Bhambri, Ramkumar Ramanathan, Sumit Nagal and Divij Sharan. Paes makes a return to the side after last featuring against Uzbekistan in April 2017.
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newstennisa month ago

Leander Paes returns to top-50 in World rankings

Leander Paes, who reached the final in Dubai Championship last week, has jumped to the 46th position in world rankings. While the talismanic Indian ace is just two places behind Divij Sharan, who is at the 44th position, Rohan Bopanna continued to enjoy the top spot and at number 20.
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featuretennis2 months ago

Rohan Bopanna - The many sides of Indian tennis' silent hero

In the cricket crazy bubble that India lives in, we, as sports fans, often forget to give due credit to the athletes who have excelled in sports that don’t involve leather and willow.
Faizan Qadiri
newstennis2 months ago

Rohan Bopanna, Leander Paes all game for proposed changes to Davis Cup format

Leander Paes and Rohan Bopanna have welcomed the International Tennis Federation’s proposal of crunching the annual feature into a week-long tournament and stated that it was much needed. Paes also added that if there would be only one Davis Cup tie, all big players would participate in it.
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reporttennis3 months ago

Rohan Bopanna and Timea Barbosa lose in Australian Open mixed doubles finals

Rohan Bopanna and his doubles partner Timea Barbosa lost to the pair of Mate Pavic and Gabriela Dabrowski in the ongoing Australian Open mixed doubles finals in Melbourne. The fifth seeded Indo-Hungarian pair squandered their first set advantage as they fell short 9-11 in the tiebreaker.
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