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Tabebuia Open 2021: Wheelchair tennis tournament to kick off from Saturday

Tabebuia Open 2021: Wheelchair tennis tournament to kick off from Saturday

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], February 25 (ANI): Tabebuia Open 2021, the first official ranked tennis tournament for people with physical disability since COVID time, will kick off on Saturday. The tournament will see 38 players from across the country competing for the top position in singles and ...

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KSLTA u-14 Talent Series tennis: Venkatesh, Meghana upset top seeds

KSLTA u-14 Talent Series tennis: Venkatesh, Meghana upset top seeds

Bengaluru, Feb 24 (IANS) Venkatesh Subramanya and Meghana G.D. stunned the top seeds in the boys' and girls' categories respectively to enter the semifinals of the KSLTA under-14 Talent Series here on Wednesday.While Subramanya outplayed Shourya Bhattacharya 6-3, 6-3, Meghana upset Zynah Amber Salar...

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Amodini, Adith win Championship Series under-18 title

Amodini, Adith win Championship Series under-18 title

Bengaluru, Feb 24 (IANS) Amodini Vijay Nayak continued to display her brilliant run of form to grab the AITA Championship Series under-18 honours at the Fortune Sports Academy here on Wednesday. In the finals, Amodini, 14, brushed aside the challenge of Siri Patil in just about an hour with a clinic...

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As long as they go, I'll go: Djokovic on Federer, Nadal

As long as they go, I'll go: Djokovic on Federer, Nadal

Melbourne: World No.1 Novak Djokovic has set his eyes on eclipsing the 20 Grand Slam titles tally held by Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer and also the overall singles records held by Serena Williams and Margaret Court.While Nadal and Federer holds the record for most Grand Slam titles in men's single...

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AITA under-18 tennis: Amodini, Amarnath enter finals

AITA under-18 tennis: Amodini, Amarnath enter finals

Bengaluru, Feb 23 (IANS) Amodini Vijay Nayak, who won the under-16 crown last week, is in line for a second straight title as she entered the title round in the girls' category of the under-18 AITA Championship Series here on Tuesday.The 14-year-old eighth seed overcame seventh seed Gagana Mohankuma...

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Tennis Talent Series: Kothapalli, Disha in quarters with upset wins

Tennis Talent Series: Kothapalli, Disha in quarters with upset wins

Bengaluru, Feb 23 (IANS) Gandharv Kothapalli didn't like anything about his game and squarely blamed on his opponent's performance that he felt was not up to the potential. In the process, the 13-year-old student of the Whitefield Global School ousted fourth seed Abhishek Subramaniam in straight set...

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Ruhan scores upset win at KSLTA u-14 Talent Series tennis

Ruhan scores upset win at KSLTA u-14 Talent Series tennis

Bengaluru, Feb 22 (IANS) Ruhan Komandur came through three qualifying rounds to make it to the main draw. On Monday, he shocked fifth seed Mohammed Zaahir Salar to enter the pre-quarterfinals of the KSLTA under-14 Talent Series tennis tournament.Ruhan made a super comeback after losing the first set...

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Ramkumar Ramanathan knocked out of Singapore Open in 1st round

Ramkumar Ramanathan knocked out of Singapore Open in 1st round

Singapore, Feb 22 (IANS) India's Ramkumar Ramanathan on Monday was knocked out of the Singapore Open ATP 250 tournament in the first round. Ramanathan lost to American-born Japanese player Taro Daniel 3-6, 7-6(3), 3-6 in a hard-fought first round match.This is the second time that Ramanathan, the th...

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Djokovic to 'focus more on Grand Slams' after 9th Aus Open win

Djokovic to 'focus more on Grand Slams' after 9th Aus Open win

Melbourne: Tennis player Novak Djokovic could be set for a period on the sidelines after his ninth Australian Open win due to a tear in his abdominal muscle he suffered during the tournament. After the final against Daniil Medvedev, Djokovic revealed the nature of the injury that he had suffered dur...

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Shourya top seeded in second event of KSLTA jr tennis tour

Shourya top seeded in second event of KSLTA jr tennis tour

Bengaluru, Feb 21 (IANS) Shourya Bhattacharya has been handed the No.1 seed in the boys' category of the second event on the KSLTA Tattvam Junior Tour beginning with the AITA under-14 Talent Series tournament here from Monday.Siva Prasath K. of Tamil Nadu and Aradhya Kshitij have been ranked second ...

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