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newstennis9 months ago

Davis Cup | Prajnesh Gunneswaran wants to play against Pakistan despite risks of dropping rank

India’s top-ranked tennis ace Prajnesh Gunneswaran has expressed his desire to travel to Lahore and play arch-nemesis Pakistan even it means risking his ranking, which is in the top 100. The World no. 95 also stated that his Wimbledon loss to Milos Raonic was a matter of very small margins.
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reporttennis9 months ago

Wimbledon 2019 | P Gunneswaran loses in straight sets against Milos Raonic; bows out

India’s sole contender in the men’s singles tennis event of the Wimbledon - P Gunneswaran - crashed out in the very first match of the tournament as he lost in three straight sets against 15th seeded Milos Raonic. Earlier, Gunneswaran had stated that he was feeling good going into the Grand Slam.
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newstennis2 years ago

Yuki Bhambri crashes out of Queen's Club Championships with knee injury

Yuki Bhambri was forced to retire against Milos Raonic in the second set of the first round clash at Queen's Club Championships due to a knee injury. The result came after Saketh Myneni had beaten Dzmitry Zhyrmont of Belarus in straight sets of the Round of 16 clash at the Fergana Challenger.
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newstennis2 years ago

French Open | Milos Raonic withdraws from the French Open with knee injury

Milos Raonic, who has not played since his loss at Madrid Open, has withdrawn himself from the French Open due to a knee injury and is now targeting a return when the grasscourt season arrives. The world number 28 made the announcement of ruling himself out of the grand slam on Sunday.
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newstennis2 years ago

Australian Open 2018 : Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic advance to second round on Day 2

Defending champion Roger Federer eased past Slovenian Aijaz Bedene in straight sets of 6-3 6-4 6-3 while Djokovic swept across American Donald Young with a 6-1 6-2 6-4 win. World number 19, Ash Barty defeats Aryna Sabalenka in the first round at Rod Laver Arena in the first round.
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newstennis2 years ago

Novak Djokovic, Stan Wawrinka to make a comeback in Abu Dhabi

Former World No.1 Novak Djokovic and Switzerland’s Stan Wawrinka will be making a comeback at the Mubadala World Tennis Championship exhibition event this December in Abu Dhabi. Both of them will return from a lengthy injury break and consider MWTC as the best platform to begin the season.
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newstennis3 years ago

Rafael Nadal: Not focusing on regaining World No.1 ranking

Despite being very close to reclaiming the no.1 spot in the ATP Rankings at the ongoing Rogers Cup, Rafael Nadal has insisted that his priorities are different. The Spaniard added that he is currently focused on preparing and playing the right way, just like he had done for the first part of 2017.
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newstennis3 years ago

WATCH | Roger Federer produces vintage "banana winner" against Milos Raonic

When Roger Federer plays with that untouchable natural talent, that he has in abundance, all fans can do is sit back and watch the 35-year-old weave his magic. Against Milos Raonic, Federer was at his ruthless best and in the third set capped off a brilliant performance with a vintage "banana shot".
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reporttennis3 years ago

Wimbledon 2017 | Roger Federer enters semi-finals; Andy Murray, Novak Djokovic crash out

Roger Federer defeated Milos Raonic 6-4, 6-2, 7-6(4) on Wednesday to reach his 12th Wimbledon semi-finals. Meanwhile, Novak Djokovic was forced to retire from his quarterfinal match, while defending champion Andy Murray stoically battled on till the end in a loss to Sam Querrey in the quarter-final.
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reporttennis3 years ago

Wimbledon 2017 | Boppana-Vasselin advance while Paes goes down; Federer and Djokovic through

It was a mixed day for India at Wimbledon yesterday, as Leander Paes and Adil Shamasdin went down in a close encounter to Austria's Julian Knowle and Philip Oswald. But Rohan Bopanna and Roger Vasselin did make it through to round two. Meanwhile, Federer and Djokovic also advanced round three.
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