newstennis5 days ago

Becoming the top-ranked Asian is something that will stay with me for the rest of my life, admits Divij Sharan

India’s tennis pro Divij Sharan admits that the achievement of becoming the top-ranked Asian in the ATP doubles list is an achievement that will stay with him for the rest of his life. Divij further confirmed that he will pair up with Rohan Bopanna for the Tokyo Olympics next year.
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newstennis14 days ago

Tennis Round-up | Rohan Bopanna reaches doubles quarters, Ramanathan crashes out

Indian tennis had a mixed day in the office that saw veteran doubles player Rohan Bopanna advancing into the quarterfinals of the ATP-500 tennis tournament in Tokyo alongside Dennis Shapalov. In other matches, while Sumit Nagal got the bye into the pre-quarters, R Ramanathan crashed out in Spain.
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newstennis24 days ago

Divij Sharan wins fifth career ATP title; clinches St Petersburg Open with Slovak Igor Zelenay

India’s Divij Sharan claimed his fifth ATP career title after winning the St Petersburg Open men's doubles crown on Sunday partnering Igor Zelenay of Slovakia. The win in Russia makes it Divij’s second title of the season after winning the Maharashtra Open in Pune earlier this year.
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newstennisa month ago

US Open 2019 | Rohan Bopanna bows out, ends India’s campaign

India’s contention in the US Open came to a sad end on Monday when Rohan Bopanna, alongside his partner Denis Shapovalov, was eliminated in the round of 16 from the men’s doubles. In the mixed doubles, Bopanna had partnered with Abigail Soears and saw a similar fate in the same round.
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newstennis2 months ago

US Open | Rohan Bopanna-Denis Shapovalov stun Nicolas Mahut-Pierre-Hughes Herbert in doubles opener

India’s Rohan Bopanna, pairing up with Denis Shapovalov, started off their US Open men’s doubles campaign with a stunning win over fourth seeds Nicolas Mahut and Pierre-Hughes Herbert from France in the first round. The Indo-Candian pair beat the four-time Grand Slam champions 6-3, 6-1.
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newstennis2 months ago

Rogers Cup | Bopanna, Shapovalov crash out in the semi-finals in straight sets

India’s Rohan Bopanna and his partner Denis Shapovalov crashed out of the ATP Montreal Masters on Saturday after going down in straight sets in the semi-finals of the men’s doubles event in Montreal. The unseeded duo lost to the Dutch combination of Robin Haase and Wesley Koolhof.
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newstennis3 months ago

Davis Cup | ITF delegation visit Islamabad ahead of India - Pakistan tie

An ITF delegation has been to Islamabad to inspect the preparations and security of the pre-scheduled Group 1 Asia-Oceania zone clash which is scheduled to be held in September. Reports further state that the international officers were satisfied by the security preparations made for the tie.
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newstennis3 months ago

Looking forward to Davis Cup tie in Pakistan, says Rohan Bopanna

Rohan Bopanna has revealed that he is eagerly waiting for India’s upcoming Davis Cup match-up against Pakistan in Islamabad in September for the Asia/Oceania Group I tie. The last time that India and Pakistan played each other in the international tournament was back in March 1964.
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newstennis4 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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reporttennis4 months ago

French Open | Rohan Bopanna and partner Marius Copil knocked out in men's doubles

Rohan Bopanna, the last Indian present at the French Open, along with partner Marius Copil suffered a 6-1, 5-7, 6-7 (8-10) loss to Serbian pair of Dusan Lajovic and Janko Tipsarevic. The Indian tennis player suffered this defeat in the third round of the men’s doubles competition on Sunday.
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