Indian Tennis Weekly #30 – Sumit Nagal Wins Title

With the top doubles players taking a break before the US Open, it was upto India’s second rung of players to dominate the headlines this week. Sumit Nagal won his first ITF singles title while the top singles players failed in their bid to qualify for the US Open. All this and more in our

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Wimbledon 2015 Day 7: Djokovic Battles Back

World No. 1 Novak Djokovic’s fate hangs in the balance as his Wimbledon 2015 fourth-round clash against 14th seeded Kevin Anderson got suspended on Monday due to bad light with the two players tied at 2 sets apiece. Djokovic averted a huge upset on Court No. 1 by coming back from 2 sets down to

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Wimbledon 2015: Mirza, Bopanna In Quarters; Paes Out

There were mixed fortunes for Indian players on Monday at Wimbledon 2015 as Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna won their respective doubles matches to enter the quarter-finals but Leander Paes crashed out. While Sania and Martina Hingis scored a straight-set victory, Bopanna and Florin Mergea dropped a set to reach the last-eight. Easy outing for

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2015 Wimbledon: Leander Paes Wins, Purav Raja Out

Eleventh seeds Leander Paes and Daniel Nestor entered the men’s doubles second round of 2015 Wimbledon Championships but it was the end of the road for Purav Raja as he and partner Fabrice Martin crashed out in the opening round on Wednesday. 2015 Wimbledon: Easy win for Leander The Indo-Canadian pairing of Leander Paes and

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French Open: Federer, Sharapova Cruise; Indians Impress

Roger Federer and Maria Sharapova booked their places in the second week of the French Open as the third round began on Friday. While the Swiss maestro looked at his flawless best against Bosnian Damir Dzhumur, defending women’s champion Sharapova comfortably came through a potentially tricky test against former runner-up Samantha Stosur. Another former winner

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Indian Tennis Weekly #15 – Sania Mirza Loses Early

Tennis – The doubles stars flopped last week but Eetee Mehata and Sharmadaa Baluu brough in some cheer for the Indian tennis fans in this week’s recap. Mirza, Paes, Bopanna Lose Early Following the recent highs on the doubles circuit, last week was a disastrous one for India’s top doubles stars. After winning three successive

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Indian Tennis Weekly #14 – Sania Mirza Leads India to Fed Cup Promotion

India getting promoted to the Fed Cup Asia Oceania Zone Group I was the big story in Indian tennis this week with Sania Mirza playing a crucial role once again. And there were good performances from Sharmadaa Baluu, Divij Sharan and Ramkumar Ramanathan as well on the international circuit. Sania Leads India to Fed Cup

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Indian Tennis Weekly #7 – Somdev Devvarman Wins Delhi Open

Somdev Devvarman’s win over Yuki Bhambri was the highlight of the week in Indian tennis while Leander Paes, Sanam Singh and Vinayak Sharma Kaza also put in impressive performances. Here is our weekly recap in Indian tennis. Somdev Devvarman wins Delhi Open Challenger With the ATP Challenger Tour heading to Delhi, it was a good week

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India Tennis Weekly Recap #4 – Big Week for Paes And Myneni

While the first week of the Australian Open may not have been productive for Indian tennis, the second week of the tournament ended on a high note with Leander Paes winning his seventh mixed doubles Grand Slam. Paes/ Hingis Win Australian Open Mixed Doubles Title After a wretched 2014 season, Leander Paes has begun the

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Australian Open: Leander, Sania Win; Nadal Survives Scare

Day 3 of the Australian Open turned out to be a smooth ride for Indian tennis stars Leander Paes and Sania Mirza as they both won their respective opening matches in doubles. But it turned out to be a test of survival for two of the biggest contenders – Rafael Nadal and Maria Sharapova. While

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