Davis Cup 2020

“Nothing worked out for me today”- Sumit Nagal after being outclassed by Marin Cilic in the Davis Cup

Fielding Sumit Nagal instead of Prajnesh Gunneswaran in the 4th rubber of Davis Cup tie didn’t payoff for the visitors, as the the 2014 US Open champion Marin Cilic took just 56 minutes to demolish the Indian lad 6-0 6-1. The magical duo of Leander Paes and Rohan Bopanna had earlier pulled off a thriller …

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“I know Ramanathan from the Tour. He’s a quality player” – Marin Cilic, after surviving a scare against the India #3

India #3 Ramkumar Ramanathan ran the 2014 US Open Champion Marin Cilic very close in the 2nd rubber of the India-Croatia Davis Cup tie, losing 6-7(8) 6-7(8). Ramkumar was up a mini break in the both the tiebreakers, but failed to hold on to the advantage. Thoughts from Marin Cilic, Borna Gojo, and Croatian captain …

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“The main goal was to compete for every point. I tried my best” – Ramkumar, after running former US Open champ Marin Cilic close

After a set of two close matches, India find themselves 2-0 down after the first day’s play against Croatia, with an uphill task of winning three matches on the trot on Saturday, starting with the doubles. Results below – Rubber 1 – Borna Gojo(CRO) beat Prajnesh Gunneswaran(IND) 3-6 6-4 6-2Rubber 2- Marin Cilic(CRO) beat Ramkumar …

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“We will fight till the last point” – Rajpal, ahead of Croatia tie

(To the captain, Mr. Rohit Rajpal) How impressed are you with the current form of all your players? All of them look in great shape. We have had some nice sessions here, and everybody has been playing some tournaments. So they are reasonably sharp coming from tournaments, it is not like they are coming from …

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