reporttennis23 days 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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newstennisa month ago

Australian Open 2018 | Rohan Bopanna and Timea Babos progress into semis; Marin Cilic advances to finals

Indian-Hungarian pair Bopanna and Babos entered into the mixed doubles semi-finals as they beat Romania-American pair of J Cabal and A. Spears. Sixth-seeded Marin Cilic created history as he booked a spot in the final of the Australian Open defeating England's Kyle Edmund 6-2, 7-6 (4), 6-2. 
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newstennisa month ago

Australian Open | Bopanna-Babos enter mixed doubles QF; Nadal concedes match mid-way due to leg injury

In what was a proud moment for Indian Tennis fans all over the world, the pair of Rohan Bopanna and his partner Timea Babos reached the quarters of the mixed doubles at the Australian Open. Last year’s finalist Rafael Nadal bowed out due to a leg injury during the match against Marin Cilic.
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newstennisa month ago

Australian Open | India's challenge in men's doubles comes to an end as Rohan Bopanna and Divij Sharan lose

Rohan Bopanna and Divij Sharan failed to continue their journey in the men’s doubles of the Australian Open as they witnessed a loss with their respective partners in the third round. Yesterday, Leander Paes and Purav Raja were also ousted from the tournament after facing a straight-set loss.
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newstennisa month ago

Australian Open | Paes-Raja advance to next round, Federer, Djokovic reach third round

Leander Paes and partner Purav Raja beat Nikoloz Basilashvili and Andreas Haider-Maurer 6-2, 6-3 in the opening round of the Australian Open. The likes of Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic, Juan Del Potro along with women's World No.1 Simona Halep progressed to the next round of the tournament.
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newstennisa month ago

"Controlling the ball" still motivates me, asserts Leander Paes

While admitting that he has nothing left to prove in his career, Leander Paes has revealed that commanding the court and controlling the ball is what motivates him as he enters the 27th year of his career. Paes also passed on some tips for youngsters on how they can improve in the offseason.
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newstennis3 months ago

Tennis Rankings | Sania Mirza out of top-10, Divij Sharan breaks into top-50

Sania Mirza has crashed out of the top-10 women’s doubles rankings in the latest WTA chart for the first time since March 2014 and is now placed at No. 12. However, it wasn't all bad news as 31-year-old Divij Sharan has entered the top-50 for the first time in his professional career.
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newstennis5 months ago

WATCH : Rohan Bopanna’s outrageous shot leaves Canadian opponents flummoxed

Yesterday, the Indian pair of Rohan Bopanna and Purav Raja went down to Daniel Nestor and Vasek Pospisil as Canada the singles match wrap-up. However, in the first set, one of Bopanna’s shots, from the baseline, left the Canadian pair perplexed and gave India a game point to level the set at 2-2.
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newstennis5 months ago

Davis Cup | India lags behind Canada in the best of five as Australia leads Belgium in the doubles tie

India’s pair of Rohan Bopanna and Purav Raja went down to Daniel Nestor and Vasek Pospisil as Canada lead ahead of the singles match wrap-up on Sunday. John Peers and Jordan Thompson ousted Belgian Ruben Bemelmans and Arthur De Greef to get Australia closer to first Cup final appearance since 2003.
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newstennis6 months ago

US Open| Roger Federer and Juan Martin Del Potro win, setup epic quarter-final clash

Roger Federer and Juan Martin Del Potro registered wins against Germany’s Philipp Kohlschreiber and Austria’s Dominic Thiem respectively, to set up a mouth watering quarter final clash. Indian ace Rohan Bopanna and partner Gabriela Dabrowski was shown the door in the mixed doubles event.
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