Rohan Bopanna and Divij Sharan made it to the Quarter final in the first tournament together after some time and their first tournament in grass season. They upset the second seeds on the way to Halle ATP 500 QF before losing in 2 tight sets against an all Belgian pair.
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At Noventi Open, Halle, ATP 500, Germany (Grass)
[R1] Rohan Bopanna (IND) / Divij Sharan (IND) d. Radu Albot (MDA ) /Nikoloz Basilshvili (GEO) 76(6) 64
[R2] Rohan Bopanna (IND) / Divij Sharan (IND) d. (2) Lukasz Kubot (POL) / Edouard Roger Vasselin (FRA) 76(4) 63′
[QF] Rohan Bopanna (IND) / Divij Sharan (IND) l. Sander Gille (BEL) / Joran Vilegen (BEL) 36 67(4)
ATP Challenger Tour –
Ramkumar Ramanathan had a couple of very good on grass at big challenger at Nottingham – one in final quafiying round against Kasper Zuk and then in first round against former top 25 player Leonardo Mayer before he lost to Kamil Majchrzak of Poland who has gone to reach the final.
Sumit lost in the first round of Aix Ain Provence Challenger in France after being a set up and 4-1 up in second set tie break.
These are their results –
At Nottingham 2 Challenger 125, Great Britain (Grass)
[Q1] (8) Ramkumar Ramanathan (IND,216) d. Luke Johnson (GBR,678) 36 63 62
[Q2] (8) Ramkumar Ramanathan (IND,211) d. (1) Kasper Zuc (POL,169) 63 67(7) 61
[R1] (Q) Ramkumar Ramanathan (IND,211) d. (Alt) Leonardo Mayer (ARG,ch) 36 63 76(1)
[R2] (Q) Ramkumar Ramanathan (IND,211) l. Kamil Majchezak (POL,112) 46 36
At € 132K Open Pays d’aix CEPAC, Aix-en-Provence, France
[R1] (8) Sumit Nagal (IND,144) l.Tristan Lamasine (FRA,252) 64 67(5) 16
Ankita Raina played at womens 100K in Nottingham where she lost in the first round of qualies but went on to win to reach SF in doubles.
Karman Kaur Thandi had a disappointing first round loss after dominating the first set and winning the first set 6-1.
Riya Bhatia played in 25K+ H in Portugal where she won a round but lost in second round.
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These are their results –
At ITF W100(+H) , Nottinghan, Great Britain (Grass)
[R1] Ankita Raina (IND,181) l. (4) Nuria Perez-Diaz (ESP,165) 46 06
[R1] Ankita Raina (IND) / Renata Zarazua (MEX) l. Alison Van Uytvanck (BEL) /Greet Minnen (BEL) 63 46 7-10
[QF] Ankita Raina (IND) / Renata Zarazua (MEX) d. Naomi Broady (GBR) / Samantha Murray Sharan (GBR) 76 63
[QF] Ankita Raina (IND) / Renata Zarazua (MEX) l. Priscillia Hon (AUS) / Storm Sanders (AUS) 36 26
At ITF W25 Spain 14A, Madrid, Spain
[R1] Karman Kaur Thandi (IND,539) l. Cristina Dinu (ROU,531) 61 67(5) 26
At W25+H Figueira Da Foz, Portugal (Hard)
[R1] Riya Bhatia (IND,359) d. (WC) Sara Lanca (POR,1076) 62 60
[R2] Riya Bhatia (IND,359) l. Arianne Hartono (NED,340) 36 26