Australian Open

“We fought till the end. We will reset & go to Pune next” – Divij Sharan, after a 2nd round loss at the Aussie Open against the 10th seeds

The Indo-Kiwi pair of Divij Sharan and Artem Sitak fought valiantly against the 10th seeds Mate Pavic & Bruno Soares, before losing 6-7(2) 3-6. Divij spoke to ITD member and Melbourne resident Piyush Bajaj after the match at Melbourne Park. Excerpts below – Q) It was a very close match. It was a great match …

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“It’s important to keep working on your game & the results will follow” – Divij Sharan, after making it into AO Round 2

The Indo-Kiwi pair of Divij Sharan and Artem Sitak got off to a great start, beating Spain’s Pablo Carreno Busta & Portugal’s Joao Sousa 6-4 7-5. The pair were a break down in the 2nd set, before coming back to clinch it, late in the set. Sharan-Sitak’s had earlier made the QFs at Wimbledon 2018. …

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Australian Open 2020 : Prajnesh Gunneswaran goes down to Japanese WC Tatsuma Ito in Round 1

India’s top tennis player Prajnesh Gunneswaran suffered a first-round exit from the Australian Open on Tuesday. He had qualified for the main draw of the Grand Slam as a lucky loser but failed to make it count as he lost 4-6, 2-6, 5-7 to Tatsuma Ito of Japan. Few images from the match, as clicked …

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