newstennis25 days ago

ATP Los Kabos | Prajnesh Gunneswaran makes second-round exit, loses to Taylor Fritz

Prajnesh Gunneswaran’s run in the ATP Los Kabos event came to an early end as he went down to America’s World No. 28 Taylor Fritz as he pocketed USD 12,825 as prize money. Apart from him, while Divij Sharan won his clash alongside doubles partner Leander Paes went down in Washington.
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newstennisa month ago

Leander Paes’ historic run in Hall of Fame Open continues, Sumit Nagal one win away from qualification in Hamburg

Leander Paes advanced to the semifinals after a hard-fought win along with doubles partner Marcus Daniell to become the oldest player to reach an ATP Tour semifinal in the last 13 years. Meanwhile, Sumit Nagal recorded another victory and is only one match away from the Hamburg Open main draw.
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newstennisa month ago

Hall of Fame Open | Ramkumar Ramanathan eliminated, Leander Paes advances to quarters in men’s doubles

Ramkumar Ramanathan succumbed to an early exit at the ATP Hall of Fame Championships as he fell in straight sets to France’s Ugo Hembert in the second round. Meanwhile, Leander Paes managed to book himself a quarterfinals seat along with doubles partner Marcus Daniell following a comeback victory.
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reporttennisa month 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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reporttennis2 months ago

Wimbledon 2019 | Divij Sharan wins second round, Leander Paes loses in mixed doubles

Indian doubles ace Divij Sharan continued his winning streak in the ongoing Grand Slam alongside Brazilian partner Marcelo Demoliner as he overcame a tricky four-setter. In other game, Leander Paes had to bow out in the first round itself along with his Australian partner Samantha Stosur.
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newstennis2 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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reporttennis2 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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reporttennis2 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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reporttennis3 months ago

French Open | Leander Paes bows out in Round 2 in men’s doubles category

Indian tennis legend Leander Paes and his French partner Benoit Paire have been knocked out of the ongoing French Open as they lost their second round match in men’s doubles category. The Indo-French dup were beaten 0-6 6-4 3-6 in the match by the Colombian duo of Robert Farah and Juan Cabal.
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newstennis3 months ago

French Open | I play for fun, but I play to win, reveals Leander Paes

Leander Paes, who registered a 6-4, 6-4 win over Martin Klizan and Dominic Inglot along with partner Benoit Paire, revealed ahead of his 46th birthday that he is just looking to enjoy while competing. Paes added that he feels ‘blessed’ to have had such a long career on the international stage.
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