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by sameerph
Sun Nov 11, 2018 3:38 pm
Forum: Tennis Tournaments
Topic: $150K(+H) Bangalore/$50K(+H) Pune Challenger, Nov.12-25, 2018
Replies: 59
Views: 2721

Re: $150K(+H) Bangalore/$50K(+H) Pune Challenger, Nov.12-25, 2018

Good couple of wins by Siddharth Vishwakarma. The national title seems to have spurred him on and increased his confidence.

Hope at least 1 of Mukund and Siddhant qualify for main draw if not both.
by sameerph
Sun Nov 11, 2018 8:29 am
Forum: Tennis Tournaments
Topic: $150K(+H) Bangalore/$50K(+H) Pune Challenger, Nov.12-25, 2018
Replies: 59
Views: 2721

Re: $150K(+H) Bangalore/$50K(+H) Pune Challenger, Nov.12-25, 2018

Another dominating win for Mukund to move thru to final qualifying round. At $150K+H Bangalore Challenger 2018, India [Q2] (7) Sasi Kumar Mukund (IND,418) d. Lucas Gerch (GER,785) 61 64 After losing the first set 5-7, Aryan has just taken the second set 6-4 against 8th seed Bergs. Now, Mukund plays ...
by sameerph
Sun Nov 11, 2018 8:23 am
Forum: Tennis Tournaments
Topic: WTA125Ks - Mumbai (Oct 29th), Taipei (Nov 11th)
Replies: 78
Views: 3333

Re: WTA125Ks - Mumbai (Oct 29th), Taipei (Nov 11th)

Ankita made the main draw while Karman is playing qualies at WTA 125K in Taipei. At WTA 125K Taipei OEC Open, Taipei [Q1] (2) Karman Kaur Thandi (IND,198) d. (WC) Kwan Yau NG (HKG,841) 64 64 Next, [Q2] (2) Karman Kaur Thandi (IND,198) vs. (6) Yuxuan Zhang (CHN,213) Karman is 1-1 against Zhang both m...
by sameerph
Sun Nov 11, 2018 5:14 am
Forum: Tennis Tournaments
Topic: Nov/Dec Women's $25K ITF tournaments - India
Replies: 14
Views: 794

Re: Nov/Dec Women's $25K ITF tournaments - India

So, finally Zeel, Riya,Mahak,Sai Samitha and Sowjanya have got directly into main draw for Muzzafarnagar 25K . Main draw wild cards for have gone to Ramya Natarajan,Prerna Bhambri, Snehal Mane and Humera Begum Shaik. These are first round qualifying results - Alexandra RILEY (USA) [1] BYE Sai Dedeep...
by sameerph
Sun Nov 11, 2018 4:58 am
Forum: Tennis Tournaments
Topic: $150K(+H) Bangalore/$50K(+H) Pune Challenger, Nov.12-25, 2018
Replies: 59
Views: 2721

Re: $150K(+H) Bangalore/$50K(+H) Pune Challenger, Nov.12-25, 2018

I was hoping much stronger performance from Indians ... Mukund started with a solid win but a disappointing loss for Arjun. At $150K+H Bangalore Challenger 2018, India [Q1] (WC) S D Prajwal Dev (IND,1075) l Youssef Hossam (EGY,480) 67(3) 36 [Q1] Siddharth Vishwakarma (IND,1223) bt Chien-hsun Lo (TP...
by sameerph
Sat Nov 10, 2018 5:46 am
Forum: Other Sports/Olympics
Topic: Indian Weightlifting Thread ...
Replies: 88
Views: 13836

Re: Indian Weightlifting Thread ...

In the world weightlifting championships, in the 49 kg class ( where Mirabai Chanu won gold last year), the Thai Chayuttra Pramongkhol won the gold with a whooping total lift of 209 kg. This is 13 kgs more than Mirabai's career best lift 196 kg achieved in the CWG early this year. Further, 3 more li...
by sameerph
Sat Nov 10, 2018 5:34 am
Forum: Other Sports/Olympics
Topic: Indian Table Tennis Thread ...
Replies: 223
Views: 36530

Re: Indian Table Tennis Thread ...

India #2 Sathiyan Gnanasekaran had an excellent week in Austria. In ITTF world tour Austrian open. Sathiyan qualified for the main draw. In the qualifying after a first round bye, Sathiyan beat Chinese youth olympic games champion Wang Chuqin in Q2 4-1 than a Slovakian 4-0 in Q3 and then beat world ...
by sameerph
Fri Nov 09, 2018 1:05 pm
Forum: The Badminton Forum
Topic: Asian Tournaments Nov 2018
Replies: 5
Views: 197

Re: Asian Tournaments Nov 2018

Today, 3 out of 3 losses for us. :-( At $750K Fuzhou China Open 2018, China (HSBC BWF World Tour Super 750) [QF] (5) Kidambi Srikanth (IND,9) l. (4) Tien Chen Chou (TPE,3) 14-21 14-21 [QF] (3) Pusarla V. Sindhu (IND,3) l. (8) Bingjiao He (CHN,7) 17-21 21-17 15-21 [QF] Satwiksairaj Rankireddy (IND)/ ...
by sameerph
Fri Nov 09, 2018 12:22 pm
Forum: General Tennis Discussion
Topic: Re: ATP/ITF/WTA tournament calendar updates
Replies: 58
Views: 6350

Re: ATP/ITF/WTA tournament calendar updates

ATP Challenger calendar for first 2 months of next year is out. The minimum prize money for challengers has gone up to US $80K now with 48 player draws and hospitality at all challengers mandatory. So, cost of organising a challenger has gone up. Therefore, there was fear of drop out of some challen...
by sameerph
Fri Nov 09, 2018 11:59 am
Forum: Tennis Player Forums
Topic: [Tennis] Misc. Results for Indians abroad...
Replies: 3205
Views: 399092

Re: [Tennis] Misc. Results for Indians abroad...

End of road for Adil this week.

At $15K Kuwait F2 Futures

[QF] Adil KALYANPUR (IND,1034) l. (3) Constantin BITTOUN KOUZMINE (FRA,637) 46 06
by sameerph
Thu Nov 08, 2018 6:47 pm
Forum: The Badminton Forum
Topic: Asian Tournaments Nov 2018
Replies: 5
Views: 197

Re: Asian Tournaments Nov 2018

3 wins out of 3 wins for us today. At $750K Fuzhou China Open 2018, China (HSBC BWF World Tour Super 750) [R2] (5) Kidambi Srikanth (IND,9) d. Tommy Sugiarto (INA,10) 10-21 21-9 21-9 [R2] (3) Pusarla V. Sindhu (IND,3) d. Busanan Ongbamrungphan (THA,26) 21-12 21-15 [R2] Satwiksairaj Rankireddy (IND)/...
by sameerph
Thu Nov 08, 2018 6:42 pm
Forum: Tennis Player Forums
Topic: [Tennis] Misc. Results for Indians abroad...
Replies: 3205
Views: 399092

Re: [Tennis] Misc. Results for Indians abroad...

But, Adil does beat the last week's winner.

At $15K Kuwait F2 Futures

[R2] Adil KALYANPUR (IND,1034) d. (6) Aidan MCHUGH (GBR,706) 26 61 64

Another tough match next up.

[QF] Adil KALYANPUR (IND,1034) vs. (3) Constantin BITTOUN KOUZMINE (FRA,637)
by sameerph
Thu Nov 08, 2018 6:44 am
Forum: Tennis Player Forums
Topic: Ankita Raina thread
Replies: 727
Views: 80284

Re: Ankita Raina thread

Top seed proved too strong for Ankita. At $100K ITF Women, Shenzhen, China [R2] Ankita Raina (IND,197) l. (1) Saisai Zheng (CHN,46) 36 16 Off next week for Taiwan WTA 125K next week for Ankita. Her last year's Mumbai WTA QF points are falling off in a couple of weeks. So, she needs to pick up some p...
by sameerph
Thu Nov 08, 2018 5:05 am
Forum: Tennis Tournaments
Topic: Thailand F4,F6, F7-F9 Futures
Replies: 29
Views: 1528

Re: Thailand F4,F6, F7-F9 Futures

Very close loss for Abhinav against the top seed. At $15K Thailand F8 futures [QF] (Q) Abhinav Sanjeev SHANMUGAM (IND,873) l. (1) Roman SAFIULLIN (RUS, 272) 76(4) 46 67(5) Abhinav missed a match point when Saifiullin served at 5-6, 30-40 in the third set. He could have created a big upset there. But...
by sameerph
Thu Nov 08, 2018 4:27 am
Forum: The Badminton Forum
Topic: Asian Tournaments Nov 2018
Replies: 5
Views: 197

Re: Asian Tournaments Nov 2018

These are today's match-ups -

[R2] (5) Kidambi Srikanth (IND,9) vs Tommy Sugiarto (INA,10)

[R2] (3) Pusarla V. Sindhu (IND,3) vs Busanan Ongbamrungphan (THA,26)

[R2] Satwiksairaj Rankireddy (IND)/ Chirag Shetty (IND,21) vs Wahyu Nayaka Arya Pangkaryanira (INA)/ Ade Yusuf Santoso (INA,20)