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Karman Kaur Thandi wins ITF Saguenay, becomes top-ranked India player

Karman Kaur Thandi, a tennis player from India, defeated local favourite Katherine Sebov by scores of 3-6, 6-4, and 6-3 on Sunday to win the ITF Saguenay championship.
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newstennis2 months ago

Rohan Bopanna bags his third doubles title after winning Tel Aviv Open 2022

On Sunday at the Tel Aviv Open 2022 ATP 250 competition, Indian tennis player Rohan Bopanna and his Dutch partner Matwe Middelkoop took home the doubles championship. This was also the Indians' third final of the year, having made the summit clash three years this time, which shows his consistency.
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newstennis3 months ago

WTA Chennai Open 2022 | Karman Kaur Thandi and Rutuja Bhosale’s exit from women's doubles as India's campaign ends

Karman Kaur Thandi and her partner Rutuja Bhosale were eliminated in the women's doubles quarter-finals of the Chennai Open 2022 WTA 250 tennis event on Thursday. Karman Kaur Thandi and Rutuja Bhosale, were defeated 6-0, 6-3 by the top seeds Canada's Gabriela Dabrowski and Brazil's Luisa Stefani.
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newstennis3 months ago

Davis Cup 2022 | Casper Ruud main challenge as India take on Norway

India and Norway will play in the Group I match at Hkons Hall in Lillehammer on September 16 and 17, 2022, to resume the Davis Cup competition. Additionally, this would be India's first Davis Cup encounter with Norway, hence India has prepared a potent lineup to take on Norway from Friday.
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newstennis3 months ago

WTA Chennai Open | India's campaign in singles ends as Karman Kaur Thandi loses to Eugenie Bouchard

Eugenie Bouchard advanced to the quarter-finals of the WTA Chennai Open on Wednesday. Bouchard had to battle hard against Indian wild card Karman Kaur Thandi; after winning the first set 6-2, Bouchard trailed the tall powerful Thandi 2-5 in the second set before fighting her way to a tiebreaker.
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newstennis3 months ago

WTA Chennai Open | Ankita Raina loses in straight sets to Wimbledon semifinalist

Ankita Raina, the top-ranked female tennis player in India, was eliminated early from the Chennai Open 2022 WTA 250 on Tuesday after falling to German fourth-seed Tatjana Maria. The German, a Wimbledon 2022 semifinalist, defeated Raina 6-0, 6-1 in one hour and 16 minutes on Tuesday.
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newstennis3 months ago

Davis Cup 2022 | Rohan Bopanna out of tie against Norway due to knee injury

Rohan Bopanna, India's most seasoned player, withdrew due to knee discomfort, which was a huge setback for the tennis team ahead of next week's Davis Cup 2022 World Group I match against Norway. Bopanna posted on social media that he had been told to take an extended break before making a return.
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newstennis3 months ago

WTA Chennai Open | India's Karman Kaur Thandi stuns world no. 109 Chloe Paquet

Karman Kaur Thandi of India won a tough match against Chloe Paquet of France on Monday to advance to the second round of the women's singles competition at the Chennai Open 2022 WTA 250 tennis tournament. Thandi, a wildcard participant, defeated the eighth-seed French player 4-6, 6-4, 6-3.
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newstennis3 months ago

US Open 2022 | Yuki Bhambri in second round of qualifiers, Sumit Nagal and Ramkumar Ramanathan lose

Ace India player Yuki Bhambri moved into the second round of the US Open 2022 men's singles qualifiers after he overcame Moldova’s Radu Albot in New York on Wednesday. Bhambri, 552 in the ATP rankings, beat world No. 107 Radu Albot 7(7)-6(4), 6-4 in one hour and 34 minutes to move into next round.
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newstennis3 months ago

WTA Chenai Open 2022 | Ankita Raina given a wild card entry into women's singles draw

Ankita Raina, the top-ranked female tennis player in India, received a wild card admission on Tuesday for the upcoming Chennai Open, which will take place here from September 12 to 18. Eugenie Bouchard of Canada will also compete in the WTA 250 competition and has been given a wildcard too.
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