newstennisa month ago

Jinan Open | P Gunneswaran falters as Divij Sharan makes doubles final

Top Indian tennis ace Prajnesh Gunneswaran saw yet another disappointing end to his campaign, this time in the Jinan Challenger, as he went down to Japan’s Go Soeda in three sets. His compatriot Divij Sharan has, however, reached the final of the tournament alongside Australia’s Matthew Ebden.
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reporttennis3 months ago

Hall of Fame Open | Ramkumar Ramanathan saves match point to beat Sergiy Stakhovsky

World number 134 and India's no.2 Ramkumar Ramanathan saved a match point as he came back from a set down to dramatically beat Ukraine's Sergiy Stakhovsky 5-7, 7-6, 6-2. The Indian player will now face France's Ugo Humbert in the next round, for a place in the quarter-final of the grass event.
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reporttennis4 months ago

Leander Paes and Marcus Daniell finish second in Ilkley Challenger men’s doubles

Leander Paes and his men’s doubles partner Marcus Daniell lost the final of the Ilkley Challenger tennis tournament and had to settle with the runner’s up Trophy. The Indo-Kiwi pair was beaten by Santiago Gonzalez and Aisam-Ul-Haq Qureshi in straight sets in the summit clash on Sunday.
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reporttennis4 months ago

Leander Paes and Marcus Daniell reach Ilkley Challenger men’s doubles final

Leander Paes and partner Marcus Daniell have made it to the final of the ongoing Challenger Tennis Tournament at Ilkley in England. The Indo-Kiwi men’s doubles pair got the better of the all Indian duo of Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan and Purav Raja 6-3, 7-6(4) in the doubles semi-finals.
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newstennis5 months ago

French Open | Divij Sharan makes into round of 32 as J. Nedunchezhiyan bows out in men’s doubles

Divij Sharan advanced into the round of 32 alongside Brazilian partner Marcelo Demoliner as they got the better of Sweden’s Robert Lindstedt and Hungary’s Márton Fucsovics. In another match, the Indo-German pair of Mischa Zverev and Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan lost to Mate Pavić and Oliver Marach.
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newstennis5 months ago

French Open | Rohan Bopanna advance into Round of 28 alongside Marius Copil

India’s doubles tennis ace Rohan Bopanna advances into the next round of the French Open partnering with Romania’s Marius Copil as they beat the Australia-South African pair of Michael Venus and Raven Klassen. India also have Leander Paes, Divij Sharan, and Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan in other matches.
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newstennisa year ago

Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan and Austin Krajicek win their third doubles title of season

India’s Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan won his third Challenger-level doubles title of the season with partner Austin Krajicek at the Winnetka event in the USA. The Indo-American pair won a tough three-setter 6-7 (4), 6-4, 10-5 win over second-seeded Roberto Maytin and Christopher Rungkat to win the trophy.
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newstennisa year ago

Wimbledon 2018 | Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan qualifies for main draw, Ankita Raina misses out

Indian doubles player Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan, along with American partner Austin Krajicek, has beaten Edward Corrie and Lloyd Glasspool 7-6(5), 6-3 to seal a place in the main draw of Wimbledon. Meanwhile, Ankita Raina suffered a disappointing loss to Russian Vitalia Diatchenko in London.
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newstennisa year ago

Ankita Raina advances; Vishnu Vardhan, N Sriram Balaji through to second round

World No. 213 Ankita Raina eased past Maia Lumsden in the first round of the Wimbledon qualifiers. While Indian pair of Vishnu Vardhan and N Sriram Balaji advanced to second round, Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan and American partner Austin Krajicek had to fight hard to win in the men’s doubles.
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newstennisa year ago

Divij Sharan moves to quarter-finals of Libema Open, Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan wins at Nottingham

Divij Sharan and New Zealand’s Artem Sitak advanced to the quarter-finals of Libema Open while Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan, pairing up with Austin Krajicek, won his match in the round of 16 at Nottingham Challenge. In the singles event, Ramkumar Ramanathan is slated to face-off Germany’s Tobias Kamke.
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