newstennis6 days ago

Yuki Bhambri jumps 9 places to 84, Prajnesh Gunneswaran attains his career best 169th rank

Top-ranked Indian singles player Yuki Bhambri jumped nine places to 84 while Prajnesh Gunneswaran touched his career-best rank of 169 after climbing 14 spots on the ranking ladder. Gunneswaran has also qualified for his first ATP World Tour event in Stuttgart, which is slated to start this week.
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newstennis8 days ago

I think the important part is to put the best team for the country in Davis Cup, says Leander Paes

Leander Paes, who has been included in the squad for the Asian Games 2018, insisted that India needs to send its best team to the Davis Cup in order to achieve positive results. Paes has also added that he missed the clay season because he needs to maximize his performance to achieve his goals.
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newstennis13 days ago

French Open | Rohan Bopanna and Roger Vasselin suffer defeat, crash out in Quarter finals

Rohan Bopanna and E. Roger-Vasselin suffered a straight sets defeat in the men’s doubles quarter final clash in the French Open to put an end to their campaign. Their match against Nikola Mektic and Alexander Peya lasted for one hour and 32 minutes and Bopanna-Vasselin went down 6-7, 2-6.
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newstennis15 days ago

Leander Paes and Rohan Bopanna in Asian Games squad; Yuki Bhambri excluded

Leander Paes and Rohan Bopanna have been given the nod to travel to Indonesia for the 18th Asian Games as Yuki Bhambri is excused on account of his involvement in the US Open. Ankita Raina and Karman Kaur Thandi are the two players who lead the list of Indian female participants.
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newstennis15 days ago

Leander Paes to return for Asian Games while Yuki Bhambri opts to play the US Open

Leander Paes is slated to make a return to the Indian tennis squad for the Asian Games while top ranked Indian singles player Yuki Bhambri reveals he would prefer to play in the US Open. The AITA selection committee will meet today to announce the Asian Games squad.
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newstennis17 days ago

Yuki Bhambri, Divij Sharan out of Roland Garros

India's tennis doubles duo Yuki Bhambri and Divij Sharan lost in their second-round clash with Oliver Marach and Mate Pavic at the French Open. Mixed doubles yielded more losses as the duos Sharan-Aoyama and Bopanna-Babos fell victim to Srebotnik-Gonzalez and Peers-Zhang respectively.
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newstennis19 days ago

French Open | Rohan Bopanna and Yuki Bhambri advance to the next stage in men’s doubles

Rohan Bopanna and Yuki Bhambri registered wins in their respective men’s double match and qualify to the next round of the French Open. Bopanna and Edouard Roger-Vasselin had to hardly break a sweat in their win while Bhambri and Divij Sharan had to work hard for their win in three sets.
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newstennis20 days ago

French Open | Yuki Bhambri knocked out in first round; Rohan Bopanna advances

Yuki Bhambri, who was India's sole entrant in singles main draw at Roland Garros, went down in the first round against Ruben Bemelmans while Rohan Bopanna won his first round in the men’s double category. With Bhambri knocked out, India’s singles campaign at the French Open has come to an end.
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newstennis25 days ago

French Open | Yuki Bhambri to kickoff against Taiwan’s Yen-Hsun Lu

India’s only representative from men’s singles in the season’s second Grand Slam, Yuki Bhambri has been pitted against Chinese Taipei’s Yen-Hsun Lu in the first round. Apart from him, India’s only hope was Prajnesh Gunneswaran, who lost 6-3, 6-4 to Swedish Elias Ymer on Friday in qualifying round.
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newstennis2 months ago

Monte-Carlo Masters| Rohan Bopanna through to the quarter-finals in men’s doubles

The Indo-French pair of Rohan Bopanna and E. Roger-Vasselin earned a hard-fought win in their round of 16 match against the seventh-seeded pair of B. Soares and J. Murray in a 3-set match. The Bopanna-Vasselin duo won 3-6, 6-4, 11-9 to qualify for the quarter-finals of the Monte-Carlo Masters.
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