newstennis9 days ago

Asian Games | Zeeshan Ali hints at pairing of Leander Paes and Ramkumar Ramanathan

Captain Zeeshan Ali has hinted that India might pair Ramkumar Ramanathan and Leander Paes for the upcoming Asian Games on the former's request to pair him up with Paes. Initially, the pairing of Leander Paes and Sumit Nagal was being considered for the men's doubles event in the Asian Games.
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newstennis16 days ago

Rohan Bopanna uncertain of Rogers Cup participation ahead of Asian Games

Indian tennis star, Rohan Bopanna has said that he is uncertain about his participation in the Rogers Cup in Canada ahead of the 2018 Asian Games. Bopanna has already missed three ATP World Tour events including the Bastad event and has been out of action since Wimbledon due to a shoulder injury.
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newstennis25 days ago

Ramkumar Ramanathan scripts history by reaching final of Hall of Fame Open

Ramkumar Ramanathan created history by becoming first Indian to reach the title clash of an ATP world tour in seven years as he powered through to the final of the Hall of Fame Open in Newport on Saturday. He defeated American Tim Smyczek 6-4, 7-5 in the semi-final match that lasted for 90 minutes.
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newstennisa month ago

Hall of Fame Open | Ramkumar Ramanathan reaches first career semi-final; Leander Paes bows out

Leander Paes, partnering Jamie Cerretani, has been knocked out after losing his doubles quarter-final at the Hall of Fame Open tournament in Newport. But there was some good news for the fans as well with Ramkumar Ramanathan managing to reach his first ever ATP semi-finals.
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newstennisa month ago

AITA approves pairing Rohan Bopanna and Divij Sharan pairing for Asian Games

The AITA has given the pairing of top two Indian doubles players, Rohan Bopanna and Divij Sharan, the green signal to represent India in the doubles event at the Asian Games. Men's Squad Captain Zeeshan Ali chose both the players as one team, while keeping Leander Paes and Sumit Nagal in the other.
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newstennis2 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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newstennis2 months ago

Yuki Bhambri jumps 9 places to 84, Prajnesh Gunneswaran attains his career best 169th rank

Top-ranked Indian singles player Yuki Bhambri jumped nine places to 84 while Prajnesh Gunneswaran touched his career-best rank of 169 after climbing 14 spots on the ranking ladder. Gunneswaran has also qualified for his first ATP World Tour event in Stuttgart, which is slated to start this week.
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newstennis2 months ago

I think the important part is to put the best team for the country in Davis Cup, says Leander Paes

Leander Paes, who has been included in the squad for the Asian Games 2018, insisted that India needs to send its best team to the Davis Cup in order to achieve positive results. Paes has also added that he missed the clay season because he needs to maximize his performance to achieve his goals.
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newstennis2 months ago

Leander Paes and Rohan Bopanna in Asian Games squad; Yuki Bhambri excluded

Leander Paes and Rohan Bopanna have been given the nod to travel to Indonesia for the 18th Asian Games as Yuki Bhambri is excused on account of his involvement in the US Open. Ankita Raina and Karman Kaur Thandi are the two players who lead the list of Indian female participants.
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newstennis2 months ago

Leander Paes to return for Asian Games while Yuki Bhambri opts to play the US Open

Leander Paes is slated to make a return to the Indian tennis squad for the Asian Games while top ranked Indian singles player Yuki Bhambri reveals he would prefer to play in the US Open. The AITA selection committee will meet today to announce the Asian Games squad.
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