Sameer Phatak

Weekly Roundup 2020.03.02: Indian Women create history in Fed Cup,Leander/Rohan shine in Davis Cup loss, good run by Zeel Desai in Egypt

Fed Cup -Indian Women made history when they qualified for the world group play-offs for the first time in history, by finishing in top 2 of the Asia Oceania Group 1 qualfiers played in Dubai this week. Indian women won 4 of their 5 matches, most of them in close fights. Photo Credits: Krishnakumar/ Maurizio/Timmy …

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Weekly Roundup 2020.02.17 : Ankita wins yet another singles title, Rutuja claims doubles title in Jodhpur ITF

ITF Jodhpur $25k (Women)- As a top seed Ankita Raina put up a dominant display to win yet another 25K title in Jodhpur this week without dropping a set. This was her seventh 25K title and her second title this year. With this she will move up past her previous career high ranking of 164 …

Weekly Roundup 2020.02.17 : Ankita wins yet another singles title, Rutuja claims doubles title in Jodhpur ITF Read More »

Weekly Roundup 2020.02.10 : Disappointment for Indian players in singles at Bengaluru Challenger, doubles title for Raja/Ramanathan

It was a decent doubles week for our players across the globe – with Purav Raja and Ramkumar Ramanathan winning their third ATP Challenger title together in Bengaluru, the pair of Rohan Bopanna and Denis Shapovalov making to the SF at the ATP 500 Rotterdam, and Ankita Raina making the doubles SF at WTA Hua …

Weekly Roundup 2020.02.10 : Disappointment for Indian players in singles at Bengaluru Challenger, doubles title for Raja/Ramanathan Read More »

Weekly Roundup 2020.01.27: Ankita Raina claims double crown in Thailand, Rajeev Ram wins Australian Open Mens’ Doubles

Photo Courtesy:The Lawn Tennis Association of Thailand ITF Futures-Women Ankita Raina put up a dominant show to win both the singles and doubles titles in $25K event at Nonthaburi. This was just at the right time as Ankita is losing a whole host of points this week of a title in Singapore and Australian open …

Weekly Roundup 2020.01.27: Ankita Raina claims double crown in Thailand, Rajeev Ram wins Australian Open Mens’ Doubles Read More »

Weekly Roundup 2020.01.20 : Mukund & Ramkumar score upset wins in Bangkok ; Bopanna, Paes still alive at AO

Australian Open 2020 : Prajnesh Gunneswaran was the only Indian player in the singles main draw of Australian Open. He was up against a Japanese WC Tatsuma Ito in Round 1, with a chance to play against Novak Djokovic in Round 2, but he lost in straight sets. In Mens Doubles, Divij with his partner …

Weekly Roundup 2020.01.20 : Mukund & Ramkumar score upset wins in Bangkok ; Bopanna, Paes still alive at AO Read More »