newstennis2 months ago

Prajnesh Gunneswaran eliminated in China challenger quarterfinals

India’s top-ranked tennis player Prajnesh Gunneswaran was stunned in straight sets by Canada’s in the quarterfinals of the $162,480 Challenger tennis tournament in Ningbo, China. However, Riya Bhatia and Rutuja Bhosale made it to the semi-finals of the $25,000 ITF women’s event, Lagos.
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newstennis3 months ago

Mental and physical attribute the main difference between top 10 and 100, says Leander Paes

Veteran Indian tennis player Leander Paes has stated that the biggest difference between a player in the top 10 world ranking and in the top 100 is often the physical and mental attribute. The 46-year-old has also praise the Tennis Premier League for giving chances to the young blood.
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newstennis3 months ago

Tennis Roundup | P Gunneswaran advances to round of 16 in Japan, Ankita Raina loses in China

India’s second seed Prajnesh Gunneswaran had a smooth sail in Japan’s Kaohsiung Challenger on Tuesday as he overcame Shuichi Sekiguchi 6-3, 6-2 to advance to the pre-quarterfinals on Tuesday. Meanwhile, Ankita Raina was ousted by Magdalena Frech of Poland in Guangzhou’s $500,000 event.
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newstennis4 months ago

Indian Tennis Round-up | Ramkumar Ramanathan bows out as Ankita Raina shines in US Open qualifiers

Ramkumar Ramanathan ended his US Open qualifying campaign with a disappointing loss in the first round itself to Filippo Baldi of Italy, ranked 145. Meanwhile, Ankita Raina pulled off a stunning win in the opening round by defeating Ysaline Bonaventure of Belgium in a thrilling match.
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newstennis4 months ago

Tennis Premier League to have second season in December

The Tennis Premier League would be having its second edition at the end of this year, starting from December 12 with stars like Arjun Kadhe and Ankita Raina participating in the tournament. A total of eight teams would be participating with 88 players comprising of junior boys and girls.
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newstennis5 months ago

Tennis Round-up | Sumit Nagal, P Gunneswaran, Ankita Raina lose in respective matches

After all the hype of reaching his first ATP 500 main draw, Sumit Nagal had to bow down to French tennis veteran Richard Gasquet in straight sets in the Hamburg Open. Meanwhile, Prajnesh Gunneswaran and Ankita Raina also lost their respective clashes in the Atlanta Open and Baltic Open respectively.
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newstennis6 months ago

Tennis Round-up | Ankita Raina enters second round of Wimbledon qualifiers, P Gunneswaran ousted

India’s women’s tennis ace Ankita Raina overcame the challenge of Turkey’s Cagla Buyukakcay on Tuesday to advance into the second round of the Wimbledon qualifiers. In other matches, while Prajnesh Gunneswaran got eliminated from Antalya Open, Leander Paes won his opening doubles match.
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reporttennis6 months ago

Indian Tennis Round up | Ramkumar Ramanathan enters second round of Wimbledon Qualifications, Saketh Myneni bows out

Ramkumar Ramanathan has entered the second round of the men’s singles qualification event for the Wimbledon after beating Lukas Lacko in straight sets. In another men’s singles match, Saketh Myneni lost to Guillermo Garcia Lopez of Spain in round 1 to get knocked out of the event.
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newstennis6 months ago

Subirton Challenger Women | Ankita Raina bows out losing in straight sets

Ankita Raina’s impressive winning streak at the ITF Women Subirton Challenger came to a screeching halt as she went down 6-3, 6-3 against Britain’s Katy Dunne in the round of 32. Earlier, Raina had defeated France’s Myrtille Goerges and former World No. 12 Sabine Lisicki on the same day.
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newstennis6 months ago

Ankita Raina beats former world no 12 Sabine Lisicki in Surbiton

India women’s tennis No.1 Ankita Raina showed a brilliant display against the explosive Sabine Lisicki, who was a former World No.12 and a Wimbledon finalist. However, what made the job way trickier was that it was her second match of the day after she overcame France’s Myrtille Goerges.
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