newstennis4 days 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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newstennis5 days 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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newstennis6 days 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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newstennis5 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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newstennis7 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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newstennis9 months 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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newstennis10 months ago

Saketh Myneni jumps 85 ranks in ATP singles rankings

India’s Saketh Myneni made a massive 85-place jump to touch 362 in latest ATP singles rankings following his exploits at the Fergana Challenger where he reached the semi-finals. Myneni insisted that he needs to make his way back to high intensity tennis and hoped this was the start of it.
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newstennis10 months ago

Saketh Myneni's efficient run in Fergana Challenger ends with loss in semis

Indian Tennis star Saketh Myneni, who was sporting an admiring run in the ATP Fergana Challenger in Uzbekistan, ended up being defeated in the singles and doubles categories on Saturday. It was disappointing to watch the steady performance of the player leading to a defeat in singles and doubles.
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newstennis10 months ago

Saketh Myneni and Karman Kaur Thandi notched wins to continue their good run

Saketh Myneni and Karman Kaur Thandi continued their terrific run this week with strong wins on Friday. Thandi overcame Zuzana Zlochova to reach the final of the $25K ITF event in Hong Kong while Myneni stormed into the singles semi-final and doubles final at the Fergana Challenger in Uzbekistan.
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newstennis10 months ago

Fergana Challenger | Saketh Myneni makes it to quarter-finals of the Men’s singles

Indian tennis ace Saketh Myneni made his way to the quarter-finals of the Men’s singles event after beating higher ranked Dominican Roberto Cid 6-0, 6-4 in the fourth round at the Fergana Challenger. Myneni also reached the semi-finals in the Men’s doubles event with partner Prashanth V.
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