Ranjith Kumar

“Our partnership came about because of Aisam Qureshi” – Purav Raja, after going three out of three at the ATP Challenger level as a pair with Ramkumar Ramanathan

It’s not often you see a doubles pair dominate the way the pair of Raja-Ramanathan has, regardless of the level of tournaments. And to do it at the ATP Challenger level, it’s much more unlikely. The #RajaRam pair is here to stay! Their record stands at 12-0 in matches and 23-1 in sets at the …

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ATP 250 Tata Open Maharashtra : Raja/Ramanathan produce masterclass to oust Paes/Ebden

The pair of Purav Raja and Ramkumar Ramanathan continued their merry ways to beat the more experienced pairing of Leander Paes and Matthew Ebden 6-2 6-1 in the quarter-final of the ATP 250 Tata Open Maharashtra being played here in Pune. Raja/Ramanathan teamed up for the first time at the end of the 2019 season …

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“I believe if I play well, I can compete against the Top 100 guys” – Mukund, ahead of his Tata Open Maharashtra campaign

India No. 4 Mukund Sasikumar has had a strong start to the year, notching up a couple of impressive wins on the ATP Challenger circuit. As a reward, he has been handed a main draw wildcard to India’s only ATP event, the Tata Open Maharashtra in Pune. In the first round, he goes up against …

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“I like the bouncy nature of the courts here in Pune” – Sumit Nagal, ahead of his Tata Open Maharashtra Round 1

Sumit Nagal may not have had the best of starts on tour in 2020, but that does not deter him from being confident ahead of his Pune campaign, and the rest of the season. Sumit talks about the conditions in Pune, goals for 2020, schedule after Pune and much more – All photos at Sumit’s …

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“If I execute well, I can make a deep run here” – Prajnesh, ahead of the ATP 250 Tata Open Maharashtra

With five Indians in the main draw, India’s only ATP Tour event is ready to present opportunities to Indian players to rack up as many ATP points as they can. Among them is India’s top ranked player, Prajnesh Gunneswaran. Prajnesh chats with ITD volunteer Romil Shukla after one of his practice sessions at the Balewadi …

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