newstennis3 days ago

Davis Cup | Sumit Nagal leads India's fightback against Denmark, tie locked at 1-1

After Yuki Bhambri's defeat in the first match, Sumit Nagal led India's comeback against Denmark on the first day of the Davis Cup 2023 World Group I play-offs. India will start the second day requiring two victories in their name of the three remaining games to win World Group I play-off tie.
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newstennis1 month ago

Anand Amritraj expresses concern over singles players' lack of success

Anand Amritraj, a former Davis Cup captain, finds it worrisome that India's top singles players can't prevail in close matches on ATP World Tour despite having a strong game to support them. He says, the ability to handle pressure and make the right decisions determines the outcome of the matches.
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newstennis1 month ago

Yuki Bhambri quits singles, to focus on doubles only

Yuki Bhambri, the ace tennis player from India, has quit the singles format. The 30-year-old, who had a long injury layoff, has now decided to focus only on doubles and prolong his tennis career, something which Sania Mirza had also done midway through her illustrious career a few years back.
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newstennis2 months ago

Maharashtra Open | India's Rohan Bopanna to headline doubles challenge

The Netherlands' Botic van de Zandschulp will join Indian tennis player Rohan Bopanna in the doubles section of the Maharashtra Open 2023, which begins on December 31 in Pune. At world No. 19, Bopanna is India's top-ranked doubles player, while Botic van de Zandschulp is ranked 35th in the world.
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newstennis2 months ago

Tata Open Maharashtra | Yuki Bhambri to enter qualifiers through protected ranking

Indian tennis player Yuki Bhambri and the last edition’s semi-finalist Elias Ymer will battle it out in the singles qualifiers of the fifth edition of the Tata Open Maharashtra as the qualifying draw features a highly competitive field with the cut-off standing at a stiff 243.
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newstennis5 months ago

Davis Cup 2022 | Casper Ruud main challenge as India take on Norway

India and Norway will play in the Group I match at Hkons Hall in Lillehammer on September 16 and 17, 2022, to resume the Davis Cup competition. Additionally, this would be India's first Davis Cup encounter with Norway, hence India has prepared a potent lineup to take on Norway from Friday.
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newstennis6 months ago

US Open 2022 | Yuki Bhambri in second round of qualifiers, Sumit Nagal and Ramkumar Ramanathan lose

Ace India player Yuki Bhambri moved into the second round of the US Open 2022 men's singles qualifiers after he overcame Moldova’s Radu Albot in New York on Wednesday. Bhambri, 552 in the ATP rankings, beat world No. 107 Radu Albot 7(7)-6(4), 6-4 in one hour and 34 minutes to move into next round.
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newstennis8 months ago

Wimbledon 2022 | Yuki Bhambri and Ramkumar Ramanathan lose in first round qualifiers, Sania Mirza only Indian in main draw

India's singles challenge at the Wimbledon ended early on Monday as Yuki Bhambri and Ramkumar Ramanathan lost their respective first-round qualifying matches in straight sets. The world no. 172 Ramanathan lost to Czech Republic’s Vit Kopriva 7-5, 6-4, while Yuki lost to Bernabe Zapata Miralles.
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newstennis11 months ago

Davis Cup 2022 | Yuki Bhambri and Ramkumar Ramanathan record easy wins against Denmark, India lead 2-0

India took a 2-0 lead over Denmark in World Group I Play-off tie on Friday, with Yuki Bhambri returning to Davis Cup action with a dominant win and Ramkumar Ramanathan not even needing his 'A game' to emerge triumphantly. Ramkumar won 6-3, 6-2 victory against Christian Siggsgaard in first match.
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newstennis11 months ago

Davis Cup 2022 | Ramkumar Ramanathan says advantage India against Denmark

Ramkumar Ramanathan, India's top tennis player, feels India would have a little advantage over Denmark on the grass courts of the Delhi Gymkhana Club, but warned against dismissing the visitors in their Davis Cup World Group I Play-off tie, which begins on Friday in New Delhi.
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