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Bengaluru Open 2 tennis: Arjun Kadhe-Alexander Erler win men’s doubles title

Bengaluru Open 2 tennis: Arjun Kadhe-Alexander Erler win men’s doubles title

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Arjun Kadhe and Alexander Erler defeated India’s Ramkumar Ramanathan and Saketh Myneni in the final. Indian tennis player Arjun Kadhe and his Austrian partner Alexander Erler lifted the men’s doubles trophy at the Bengaluru Open 2 on Saturday. Seeded first at the ATP Challenger tournament, Arjun Kadhe and Alexander Erler defeated the third seeded all-Indian duo of Ramkumar Ramanathan and Saketh Myneni 6-3, 6(4)-7(7), 10-7 in one hour and 25 minutes. Arjun Kadhe and Alexander Erler began the final match in brilliant fashion. They broke the opponents twice to pocket the first set with ease. The second set, however, saw Ramkumar Ramanathan and Saketh Myneni make a comeback. The Indian pair, who won the  Bengaluru Open 1 earlier this month, put up a much improved performance and st...
SAKETH, RAMKUMAR WIN DOUBLES CROWN; GOJO, TSENG IN SINGLES TITLE TILT AT BENGALURU OPEN ATP CHALLENGER

SAKETH, RAMKUMAR WIN DOUBLES CROWN; GOJO, TSENG IN SINGLES TITLE TILT AT BENGALURU OPEN ATP CHALLENGER

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Saketh Myneni and Ramkumar Ramanathan elevated the mood of the weekend crowd by lifting the doubles title of the Bengaluru Open ATP Challenger after dominating their French rivals Hugo Grenier and Alexandre Muller in the finals played at the KSLTA Stadium here on Saturday. Banking on the support of the local crowd, the Indian pair won in straight sets 6-3, 6-2. This was Saketh’s ninth doubles title at Challengers while Ramkumar registered a third victory in as many weeks with his victory today. Meanwhile, Qualifier Borna Gojo of Croatia rallied brilliantly from a set down to put up a fantastic display in the last two sets against Frenchman Alexandre Muller and storm into the final of the singles event where he will clash with Taipei’s Chun-hsin Tseng for the title. The latter scripted a...
Bengaluru Open tennis: Ramkumar Ramanathan, Saketh Myneni sail into doubles final

Bengaluru Open tennis: Ramkumar Ramanathan, Saketh Myneni sail into doubles final

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The Indian tennis duo defeated Jay Clarke and Marc Polmans in the semis of the ATP Challenger event. Indian doubles pair Ramkumar Ramanathan and Saketh Myneni sailed into the final of the Bengaluru Open 2022 men’s doubles event after defeating Great Britain’s Jay Clarke and Marc Polmans of Australia in straight sets on Friday. Ramkumar Ramanathan and Saketh Myneni, seeded third at the ATP Challenger event, won the semi-final match 6-4, 6-4 at the KSLTA court in Bangalore. Despite trailing 1-4 in the first set, the Indian duo, who hit nine aces compared to their opponents’ one in the match, came back strongly to book a place in Saturday’s summit clash. Both Ramkumar Ramanathan and Saketh Myneni have won the Bengaluru Open title before. While Saketh Myneni won the ATP Challeng...
Bengaluru Open tennis: Saketh Myneni gets wildcard entry

Bengaluru Open tennis: Saketh Myneni gets wildcard entry

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Saketh Myneni, Rishi Reddy and SD Prajwal Dev were given the three available wildcard slots for the tournament which starts from February 7.  Asian Games gold-medallist Saketh Myneni has been given a wildcard entry to the singles event of the Bengaluru Open tennis tournament on the ATP Challenger Tour. Rishi Reddy and SD Prajwal Dev, both local players from Karnataka, bagged the other two wildcards for the Bengaluru meet. “I have had some good success at Bengaluru and there’s a lot of good competition there. So, I am looking forward to the Challengers again. I have to compete hard and do the best I can. I hope to utilise this opportunity and perform to the best of my abilities,” the 34-year-old Saketh Myneni said. “It has been two tough years for the tennis fraternity as not ma...