newstennis11 days ago

Tennis Round-up | R Ramanathan advances in England as P Gunneswaran bows out in Germany

Ramkumar Ramanathan advanced into the final of the Surbiton Trophy in England with partner Kwon Soon-woo as they beat the British pair of Lloyd Glasspool and Dan Evans in the men’s doubles semis. An unfortunate Prajnesh Gunneswaran retired with an injury against Matteo Viola in Stuttgart Open.
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newstennis22 days 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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newstennis23 days ago

French Open | It’s definitely a milestone but would’ve liked results differently, says Prajnesh Gunneswaran

Prajnesh Gunneswaran has stated that he still considers making his French Open debut a milestone despite losing in a one-sided match to Bolivia’s Hugo Dellien. The highest-ranked male singles tennis player from India also cursed his injuries for his delay to reach the prime of his career.
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newstennis25 days ago

French Open 2019 | Prajnesh Gunneswaran bows out in opening round

Prajnesh Gunneswaran, India’s top-ranked men’s tennis player, suffered a disappointing first round exit in the ongoing French Open at the hands of Bolivia's Hugo Dellien on Sunday. Gunneswaran fell to a 1-6, 3-6, 1-6 loss at the hands of the Bolivian in a match that lasted for just over an hour.
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newstennis25 days ago

Nothing happened overnight, says French Open debutant Prajnesh Gunneswaran

Top-ranked Indian tennis star Prajnesh Gunneswaran would be making his debut in French Open this year and has stated that his progress from last year to now hasn’t happened overnight. Gunneswaran would be facing Marco Dellien on Sunday and might be facing World no.6 Stefanos Tsitsipas.
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newstennisa month ago

French Open | Prajnesh Gunneswaran to meet Hugo Dellien in first round

Indian tennis player Prajnesh Gunneswaran will play his opening round match against world number 92 Bolivia’s Hugo Dellien. Gunneswaran is the only Indian in the main draw of the competition as Ramkumar Ramanathan and Ankita Raina were knocked out in the first round of the qualifying stage.
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newstennis2 months ago

Rohan Bopanna, Divij Sharan likely to miss out on TOPS funding

The Target Olympic Podium Scheme (TOPS) has asked the All India Tennis Association (AITA) to explain the split of Rohan Bopanna and Divij Sharan as the duo runs the risk of missing out on funding. Prajnesh Gunneswaran and Ankita Raina have also not been a part of the scheme following Asiad 2018.
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newstennis2 months ago

India Tennis Wrap | Prajesh Gunneswarn loses in ATP 250 final qualifier, Pranjala Yadlapalli finishes runner-up at ITF Event

Prajesh Gunneswaran has lost in the final qualifying round at ATP 250 in Munich to Dennis Istomin while Pranjala Yadlapalli finished as the runner up at $25,000 ITF event. The all-Indian pair of Arjun Kadhe and Vijay Sundar Prashanth went down to Dan Added and Michail Pervolarakis.
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newstennis2 months ago

Anning Challenger | Prajnesh Gunneswaran fails to defend his title after losing to Jay Clarke in final

Last year’s champion Prajnesh Gunneswaran lost the final of the ATP Challenger in Anning by going down to Jay Clarke in straight sets 6-4, 6-3 on Sunday. The final match went for an hour and 34 minutes in which the top-ranked Indian committed a lot of errors to go down in his title defence. 
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reporttennis2 months ago

Anning Challengers | Prajnesh Gunneswaran fights back to be on track for title defense

Prajnesh Gunneswaran is on the track to secure second consecutive Anning ATP Challenger title after beating Kamil Majchrzak 7-6(5), 6-7(3), 6-4 in the semi-final. The duo had also met in the semi-final of the same event last year as well and Gunneswaran beat Majchrzak on his way to the title.
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