newstennis2 months ago

ATP Rankings | Prajnesh Gunneswaran rises to career-best 80

After starting 2019 with a rank of 243, Prajnesh Gunneswaran has now reached a career-best 80 in the latest ATP rankings. Gunneswaran is having a brilliant year so far with an entry into the third round at Indian Wells after making it into his first ever main draw of the Australian Open.
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newstennis3 months ago

Miami Open | Prajnesh Gunneswaran loses to Jaume Munar in Round 1

Prajnesh Gunneswaran has been knocked out in the first round of the ongoing Miami Open as he lost his opening battle against Spain’s Jaume Munar. The Indian tennis player, who got into the main draw through the qualifiers, was beaten 7-6 (3), 6-4 by the world no. 61 in the ATP Masters 1000 event.
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newstennis3 months ago

Miami Open | Prajnesh Gunneswaran qualifies for main draw after beating Jay Clarke

India’s top singles player Prajnesh Gunneswaran advanced to the main draw of the Miami Open after defeating Great Britain’s Jay Clarke in straight sets to confirm a match against Jaume Munar. This will be Gunneswaran’s second straight Master’s main draw appearance after Indian Wells last week.
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newstennis3 months ago

Miami Open | Prajnesh Gunneswaran advances, Ramkumar Ramanathan bows out in qualifiers

Top-ranked Indian single player Prajnesh Gunnerson comfortably advanced to the next round of the Miami Open after defeating 29-year-old Spaniard Adrian Menendez Maceiras with a scoreline of 6-2, 6-4. Meanwhile, compatriots Ramkumar Ramanathan and Karman Kaur Thandi bowed out in the opener itself.
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newstennisa year ago

Roger Federer to lose No. 1 ranking after shock defeat to Thanasi Kokkinakis

Roger Federer’s latest reign at the top of the world rankings will end after his shock loss to Australian qualifier Thanasi Kokkinakis in the second round of the Miami Masters. Federer, who won the Australian Open, revealed that he will skip the clay-court season, including the French Open.
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newstennisa year ago

Yuki Bhambri gets past Elias Ymer to reach Miami Open main draw

Yuki Bhambri has managed to qualify for the Miami Open main draw after beating Swiss World No. 133 Elias Ymer by a margin of 7-5, 6-2 at Key Biscayne in Florida. Bhambri, who reached the third round of the Indian Wells Open, will take on Bosnia and Herzegovina’s Miraz Basic in the first round.
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newstennisa year ago

Miami Open | Yuki Bhambri progresses as Ramakumar Ramanathan loses in first round

Yuki Bhambri has continued his brilliant form on the ATP tour with a win over Argentina’s Renzo Olivo 6-4 6-1 to enter the final round of the qualifiers at the Miami Open. Ramkumar Ramanathan, however, failed to progress into the second round as he lost to America’s Michael Mmoh 6-7(4), 4-6.
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newstennisa year ago

Leg injury forces Rafael Nadal out of Indian Wells and Miami open

In a recent turn of events, ace Tennis player Rafael Nadal has backed out of the Indian Wells and the Miami Open following the injury that had forced him out of the Australian Open in January. The Spanish No. 2 has three Indian Wells title to his name and is a five-time finalist at the Miami Open.
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newstennisa year ago

33-year-old Marion Bartoli announces return after four-year time away

French tennis ace Marion Bartoli, on Tuesday, surprised many by announcing her comeback in professional tennis after a four-year hiatus from the game. The Frenchwoman had retired from tennis after winning the Wimbledon 2013 following which she had contracted a life-threatening mystery virus.
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newstennis2 years ago

Roger Federer is one of the best people I have ever met, says Tommy Haas

Germany's veteran tennis star Tommy Haas has stated that Roger Federer is one of the best people he has ever met in his life owing to the humility the Swiss maestro possesses. The 39-year old has also stated that Federer is one of the most important sports personality in the history.
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