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India’s Prajnesh Gunneswaran(Reuters)

Prajnesh advances to second round of US Open qualifiers

PTI |
PUBLISHED ON AUG 26, 2021 02:09 PM IST
Gunneswaran got the better of the world no. 232 Canadian 6-4 7-6 in one hour 37 minutes on Wednesday night.
Ramkumar Ramanathan of India.(Getty Images for LTA)
Ramkumar Ramanathan of India.(Getty Images for LTA)

Ramkumar advances, Prajnesh crashes out of Wimbledon Qualifiers

PTI |
UPDATED ON JUN 22, 2021 10:21 PM IST
Ramkumar beat Slovakia's 13th seed Jozef Kovalik 6-3 6-0 in exactly one hour in his first round.
File Ramkumar Ramanthan, and Prajnesh Gunneswaran (left).(Twitter)
File Ramkumar Ramanthan, and Prajnesh Gunneswaran (left).(Twitter)

Ramkumar progresses to second round of French Open Qualifiers, Prajnesh bows out

PTI |
PUBLISHED ON MAY 25, 2021 06:40 PM IST
India's Ramkumar Ramanathan advanced to the men's singles second round of the French Open Qualifiers but Prajnesh Gunneswaran crashed out following his first-round defeat.
File Photos of Sumit Nagal (left), Ramkumar Ramanthan, and Prajnesh Gunneswaran (centre).(Twitter)
File Photos of Sumit Nagal (left), Ramkumar Ramanthan, and Prajnesh Gunneswaran (centre).(Twitter)

Nagal to clash with Marcora, Prajnesh versus Otte at French Open qualifiers

PTI |
UPDATED ON MAY 23, 2021 09:32 PM IST
Sumit Nagal is yet to earn a main draw berth in the Clay court Grand Slam and must make a good start against the 191st ranked Marcora.

Prajnesh Gunneswaran finalist in second US Challenger event in row, regains India No.1 tennis ranking

Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By Rutvick Mehta
UPDATED ON NOV 23, 2020 08:32 PM IST
The left-handed player finishes runner-up in back-to-back hard court event in the US, regains his position as India’s top singles player.

Second straight runner-up finish for Prajnesh following final defeat in Orlando

Press Trust of India | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON NOV 22, 2020 11:22 PM IST
Prajnesh did not have the required power in his strokes to hurt the American opponent, losing 3-6 4-6 in the USD 52,080 hard court tournament
Prajnesh Gunneswaran(Twitter)
Prajnesh Gunneswaran(Twitter)

Prajnesh reaches Orlando Challenger semis, regains India number one spot

Orlando | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON NOV 20, 2020 10:56 PM IST
The fourth seeded Indian won 6-0 6-3 against the sixth seeded Kazkakh in the quarterfinals of the USD 52,080 hard court tournament.
Prajnesh Gunneswaran of India(HT photo)
Prajnesh Gunneswaran of India(HT photo)

Prajnesh advances to quarterfinals of Orlando Challenger

Orlando | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON NOV 19, 2020 05:31 PM IST
Prajnesh was trailing 5-7 2-5 at one stage and the Taipei player was serving for the match but the Indian kept his nerves and forced a decider in the USD 52,080 hard court tournament by winning the next seven games.
Prajnesh Gunneswaran of India
Prajnesh Gunneswaran of India

Prajnesh enters semifinals of Cary Challenger

Cary (USA) | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON NOV 14, 2020 05:22 PM IST
Prajnesh Gunneswaran of India(HT photo)
Prajnesh Gunneswaran of India(HT photo)

Prajnesh crashes out in second round of French Open qualifiers

Paris | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON SEP 23, 2020 09:21 PM IST
The other two Indians in the fray -- the country’s top singles player Sumit Nagal and Ramkumar Ramanathan -- bowed out in the first round of the qualifying event.
File image of Ramkumar Ramnathan.(PTI)
File image of Ramkumar Ramnathan.(PTI)

Ramkumar bows out of French Open qualifiers, Ankita to clash with Jovic

Paris | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON SEP 22, 2020 11:51 AM IST
The Indian Davis Cupper, ranked 198, lost 5-7 2-6 to lower-ranked Lamasine in one hour and 27 minutes on Monday. The French is placed 268 on the ranking chart.
File image of Prajnesh.(PTI)
File image of Prajnesh.(PTI)

Prajnesh advances, Nagal exits from French Open Qualifiers

Paris | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON SEP 21, 2020 06:04 PM IST
Nagal had his chances in the second set as he was leading 3-0 but Brown did not let him continue with the momentum.
India’s Prajnesh Gunneswaran in action during the match against Japan’s Tatsuma Ito in January(Reuters)
India’s Prajnesh Gunneswaran in action during the match against Japan’s Tatsuma Ito in January(Reuters)

US Open heartbreak for Prajnesh Gunneswaran despite long New York trip

By Reuters
UPDATED ON AUG 28, 2020 06:55 PM IST
The tournament’s organisers (USTA) did not hold qualifiers this year in a bid to reduce the number of people in their bio-secure bubble in New York and Gunneswaran’s compatriot Sumit Nagal was the last man to get a direct entry in the initial list.
File image of Prajnesh.(File)
File image of Prajnesh.(File)

Prajnesh leaves for New York hoping for entry at US Open

Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By Rutvick Mehta
UPDATED ON AUG 26, 2020 08:03 AM IST
The country’s second-highest ranked singles player will fly to New York hoping to take part in the US Open, starting on Monday, despite not making the cut in the initial entry list announced earlier this month.
Prajnesh Gunneswaran of India in action against Yannik Maden of Germany at the TATA Open Maharashtra tournament held at Balewadi Sports Complex in Pune.(Sanket Wankhade/HT PHOTO)
Prajnesh Gunneswaran of India in action against Yannik Maden of Germany at the TATA Open Maharashtra tournament held at Balewadi Sports Complex in Pune.(Sanket Wankhade/HT PHOTO)

Prajnesh hits court after coronavirus-induced hiatus

Chennai | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JUN 12, 2020 11:41 PM IST
Like other sports, tennis has come to a grinding halt due to the COVID-19 pandemic with tournaments across the globe, including Wimbledon championships, being cancelled.
Indian President Ram Nath Kovind (R) confers the Padma Shri award to Somdev Kishore Devvarman.(AFP)
Indian President Ram Nath Kovind (R) confers the Padma Shri award to Somdev Kishore Devvarman.(AFP)

100 Hours 100 Stars: Tennis conversation in India will revolve around Sumit Nagal - Somdev Devvarman

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAY 04, 2020 11:59 PM IST
100 Hours 100 Stars: Somdev also praised Ramkumar Ramanathan and Prajnesh Gunneswaran for their performances in the recent past and said that they will be instrumental in developing tennis in India over the next few years.
India's Ramkumar Ramnathan(PTI)
India's Ramkumar Ramnathan(PTI)

Ramkumar pushes Cilic before defeat, Prajnesh bites dust, India trail 0-2 against Croatia

Zagreb | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON MAR 07, 2020 09:17 AM IST
Playing against world number 37 and the 2014 US Open Champion, Ramkumar played fearless brand of tennis, forcing Cilic to play his best game.
India's Leander Paes in action during the match against Germany's Anna-Lena Groenefeld and Colombia's Robert Farah.(REUTERS)
India's Leander Paes in action during the match against Germany's Anna-Lena Groenefeld and Colombia's Robert Farah.(REUTERS)

Leander Paes part of Indian Davis Cup team for Croatia tie

New Delhi | By Indo Asian News Service
UPDATED ON FEB 06, 2020 06:29 PM IST
Leander Paes, who announced in January that he will be calling time on his 30-year professional career at the end of the 2020 season, is accompanied by fellow doubles veteran Rohan Bopanna in the team.
Prajnesh Gunneswaran of India in action against Yannik Maden of Germany.(Sanket Wankhade/HT PHOTO)
Prajnesh Gunneswaran of India in action against Yannik Maden of Germany.(Sanket Wankhade/HT PHOTO)

Maharashtra Open: Fit Prajnesh Gunneswaran moves into second round

Hindustan Times, Pune | By Jigar Hindocha
UPDATED ON FEB 04, 2020 11:42 PM IST
“I played my natural game today and am happy everything went off well and my wrist did not trouble me. I served nicely and used my forehand quite well,” said Gunneswaran.
Prajnesh Gunneswaran during the 2020 Australian Open.(Getty Images)
Prajnesh Gunneswaran during the 2020 Australian Open.(Getty Images)

Prajnesh Gunneswaran looks to move past injuries in Olympic year

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Karan Prashant Saxena
UPDATED ON FEB 03, 2020 11:31 AM IST
Injuries hampered Gunneswaran’s momentum in the latter half of 2019. In November, the Indian tennis player lost his father S. G. Prabhakaran, just three weeks before he was supposed to get married.
Djokovic will take on Thiem in the Australian Open final(HT Collage)
Djokovic will take on Thiem in the Australian Open final(HT Collage)

Australian Open: Prajnesh Gunneswaran bills Novak Djokovic’s final against Dominic Thiem as battle between ‘old vs new’

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Karan Prashant Saxena
UPDATED ON FEB 02, 2020 08:48 AM IST
While Djokovic eased past 20-time Grand Slam Champion Roger Federer to reach the summit clash, Thiem defeated Alexander Zverev 3-6, 6-4, 7-6 (7-3), 7-6 (7-4) to book a date against the Serbian in the final.
Divij Sharan of India(Getty Images)
Divij Sharan of India(Getty Images)

Divij Sharan advances, Bopanna knocked out of Australian Open

Melbourne | By PTI
UPDATED ON JAN 22, 2020 03:54 PM IST
Sharan and Sitak got the better of the Portuguese-Spanish duo 6-4 7-5 in a thrilling one hour 28 minute encounter.
India's Prajnesh Gunneswaran looks on during the match against Frances Tiafoe.(REUTERS)
India's Prajnesh Gunneswaran looks on during the match against Frances Tiafoe.(REUTERS)

No Djokovic encounter for Prajnesh, crashes out in opening round of Australian Open

Melbourne | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JAN 21, 2020 10:11 AM IST
Prajnesh Gunneswaran lost in straight sets 6-4 6-2 7-5 against Japanese wild card Tatsuma Ito, ranked 22 places below the Indian, in a rescheduled first round tie that lasted for two hours and one minute.
Spain's Rafael Nadal in action during the match against Bolivia's Hugo Dellien.(REUTERS)
Spain's Rafael Nadal in action during the match against Bolivia's Hugo Dellien.(REUTERS)

Australian Open Day 2 Highlights: Nadal, Wawrinka win, Sharapova knocked out

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JAN 21, 2020 06:08 PM IST

Australian Open Day 2 Highlights: Rafael Nadal and Simona Halep made an easy entry into the 2nd round with wins over their respective opponents. The biggest shock of the day was Maria Sharapova crashing out after defeat in straight sets. India’s Prajnesh Gunneswaran too crashed out after straight sets defeat and dream match against Novak Djokovic will not going to happen.Follow Highlights of Day 2 of Australia Open:

Prajnesh Gunneswaran, of India, serves to Daniil Medvedev, of Russia.(AP)
Prajnesh Gunneswaran, of India, serves to Daniil Medvedev, of Russia.(AP)

Prajnesh Gunneswaran’s Australian Open first round match rescheduled due to rain

Melbourne | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JAN 20, 2020 03:32 PM IST
World no.122 Prajnesh, who entered the main draw of the men’s singles event as a lucky loser in the qualifiers, was scheduled to play Ito, ranked 144th in the world on Monday.
Prajnesh Gynneswararn(Twitter)
Prajnesh Gynneswararn(Twitter)

Prajnesh enters Australian Open main draw, may run into Djokovic in 2nd round

Melbourne | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JAN 18, 2020 02:31 PM IST
It will be Prajnesh’s fifth straight appearance in the main draw of a Grand Slam and he has a chance to meet Djokvic in the 2nd round if he manages to win his first round match.
Prajnesh Gunneswaran of India(Getty Images)
Prajnesh Gunneswaran of India(Getty Images)

Prajnesh out of Australian Open qualifiers after loss in finals

Melbourne | By Press Trust of India
PUBLISHED ON JAN 17, 2020 12:18 PM IST
Prajnesh, ranked 122nd in the world and seeded 17th in the qualifiers, lost 6-7 (2) 2-6 to Gulbis in his final round qualifying match.
File image of Prajnesh Gunneswaran.(AP)
File image of Prajnesh Gunneswaran.(AP)

Prajnesh enters final round, Nagal crashes out of Australian Open qualifiers

Melbourne | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JAN 16, 2020 03:47 PM IST
Prajnesh, ranked 122 in the world, had to battle it out for one hour and 22 minutes to get past Yannick Hanfmann of Germany 1-6 6-2 6-1.
File image of Prajnesh Gunneswaran of India.(Getty Images)
File image of Prajnesh Gunneswaran of India.(Getty Images)

Prajnesh progresses, Ramanathan, Ankita Raina ousted from Australian Open qualifiers

Melbourne | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JAN 14, 2020 04:43 PM IST
Prajnesh knocked out local wild card Harry Bourchier 6-2 6-4 to set up second round clash with Germany’s Yannick Hanfmann.
Prajnesh Gunneswaran.(Getty Images)
Prajnesh Gunneswaran.(Getty Images)

Prajnesh ousted from Bendigo Challenger

Bendigo, Australia | By Press Trust of India
PUBLISHED ON JAN 07, 2020 03:58 PM IST
The Indian could convert just one of the six break chances he created while he saved six of the eight break points he faced in the one-hour-30-minute contest.
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