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reporttennisa year ago

Indian Tennis round-up | Ankita Raina qualifies for quarters in China; Vishnu Vardhan progresses in Busan

Ankita Raina continued her fine form on the international circuit as she beat Yue Yuan 6-2,6-3 in the singles second round to seal a spot in the quarter-finals of the $60,000 ITF event in China. Meanwhile, Vishnu Vardhan along with partner Toshihide Matsui reached the semis of the Busan Challenger.
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newstennis2 years ago

Asian Games 2018 | I’m a much better player now than I was four years ago, says Prarthana Thombare

Indian ace Prarthana Thombare has claimed that she has improved since her last bronze medal triumph along with partner Sania Mirza at the 2014 Asian Games in Incheon. Thombare recently won the women’s doubles win in the Manchester ITF $1lakh event with partner - Luksika Kumkum of Thailand.
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newstennis2 years 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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newstennis2 years ago

Claiming ITF women's Tennis title, Prarthana Thombare and Luksika Kumkhum shocks top seeds

23- year old Prarthana Thombare and Luksika Kumkhum of Thailand have secured a striking victory in the ITF women's Tennis, shocking top seeds Naomi Brady of Great Britain and Asia Muhammad of United States. The title was Thombare biggest doubles crown on the professional circuit.
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newstennis2 years ago

India has exceptional talent to look forward to in future, says Sania Mirza

Sania Mirza has heaped praise on the young players for their heroics in the tennis world by saying that India has an exceptional bunch of talented players who can be the future stars of the country. She also hopes that the Indian contingent will put up a good show at the 2018 Commonwealth Games.
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newstennis2 years ago

Fed Cup: Kazakhstan beat India as Ankita Raina is the lone fighter once again

Though India lost their second consecutive game against Kazakhstan in Fed Cup, Ankita Raina was on fire once again in an inspirational win over a Yulia Putintseva. India will face Hong Kong next after getting knocked out of the tournament as they are set to finish last in their group.
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newstennis4 years ago

Rohan Bopanna might just have ended Paes’ Olympic dream

Leander Paes’ hopes of representing India in his seventh-consecutive Olympics could be over after reports emerged about Rohan Bopanna picking Saketh Myneni as his doubles partner. The final decision on the matter will be taken by the All India Tennis Association on Saturday.
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