newstennisa month ago

Saketh Myneni eliminated from semi-finals of Jerusalem Challenger

Saketh Myneni’s brilliant run at the Jerusalem Challenger came to a screeching halt after he went down 3-6, 1-6 in straight sets against Canada’s Filip Peliwo. With Sasi Kumar Mukund also getting ousted in the quarter-final yesterday, India’s contention in the tournament is now over.
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reporttennisa month ago

Jerusalem Challenger | Saketh Myneni seals semi-final berth; Sasikumar Mukund bows out

Saketh Myneni has sealed a spot in the semi-finals of the ongoing Jerusalem Challenger after beating local favourite Edan Leshem in the quarters by a scoreline of 6-4, 6-3 on Friday. Meanwhile, compatriot Sasikumar Mukund has bowed out with a 2-6, 7-6, 6-7 defeat against Canada’s Filip Peliwo.
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reporttennisa month ago

Tennis Round up | Divij Sharan falters in final as Sasi Kumar Mukund beats Saketh Myneni

India’s terrific run at the Bavarian International Tennis Championships, Germany came to an encouraging end in the final as Divij Sharan and his Brazilian partner Marcelo Demoliner lost in straight sets. In Busan Challenger, Sasi Kumar Mukund defeated Saketh Myneni in three sets in the round of 64.
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reporttennis2 months ago

Tennis Round Up | R Ramanathan, Saketh Myneni register comprehensive wins

Ramkumar Ramanathan and Saketh Myneni had straight set wins against South Korea’s Nam Ji-Sung and Japan’s Hiroki Moriya respectively in the Seoul Challenger as they advance to the quarter-final. In Savannah Challenger, Sumit Nagal progressed as Mats Moraing retired in the second set.
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newstennis2 months ago

Anning Challenger | Prajnesh Gunneswaran and Saketh Myneni qualifies for Doubles quarter-finals

The Indian men’s doubles pair of Prajnesh Gunneswaran and Saketh Myneni has qualified for the quarter-finals at the ongoing Anning Challenger tennis tournament in China. Meanwhile, the other Indian pair of Ramkumar Ramanathan and Vishnu Vardhan lost their first round match to exit the event.
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newstennis2 months ago

Anning Challenger | Prajnesh Gunneswaran, Ramkumar Ramanathan advance to quarter-finals

Prajnesh Gunneswaran and Ramkumar Ramanathan have continued their domineering run in Anning, China, as they registered wins against Saketh Myneni and Yan Bai, respectively. While Gunneswaran would play Adam Pavlásek next, Ramanathan will take on Zhang Zhizhen in the quarterfinals.
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newstennis2 months ago

Kunming Open | Saketh Myneni advances to pre-quarters, S Mukund bows out

Saketh Myneni advanced into the pre-quarterfinal stage of the Kunming Open, held in Anning, China, as he defeated Czech Republic’s Václav Šafránek to set an all-Indian clash with Prajnesh Gunnsewaran. Sasi Kumar Mukund, on the other end, was humbled by China’s Ban Yai in straight sets.
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newstennis7 months ago

Saketh Myneni in his first challenger final after recovery from injury

India’s Saketh Myneni reached the Bengaluru Open ATP Challenger final beating Kazakhstan’s Aleksandr Nedovyesov in two hours and three minutes. This will be the first challenger tournament final for the Indian who has been out of the play due to the injury to his foot he suffered last year.
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newstennis9 months ago

Davis Cup | Rohan Bopanna and Saketh Myneni lose crucial tie leading to India’s loss to Serbia

Rohan Bopanna and Saketh Myneni’s doubles defeat led to India's downfall as they lost 3-0 to Serbia at the Davis Cup in Kraljevo. However, according to the new rules, India still has another opportunity to make it to the Davis Cup finals provided that they compete in a qualifying event in Febuary.
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newstennisa year ago

Indian tennis round-up | Saketh Myneni beats top-seed Mikhail Youzhny; Ankita Raina to face Rutuja Bhosale

Saketh Myneni added a feather to his cap as he beat top-seeded Mikhail Youzhny of Russia by a scoreline of 3-6, 6-4, 6-3 in the second round of the Astana Challenger. The second round will also see Ankita Raina facing compatriot Rutuja Bhosale in the ITF Futures tournament in Thailand.
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