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Re: Prajnesh Gunneswaran thread

Post by Omkara » Thu May 02, 2019 10:07 am

We have seen Saki ignoring a niggle and playing for long. We see the impact. Nothing is more important than health



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Re: Prajnesh Gunneswaran thread

Post by jayakris » Thu May 02, 2019 2:33 pm

If it is a shoulder, it is always a serious concern in tennis, however mild it may be. He should take as much rest (and more) as needed. If not careful, the problem will never go away. If serious and any sort of surgery or anything is needed, one should listen to the doctors and go with it. The idea that you can wait for it to go away (if the doc says otherwise) never works, either. Hopefully it is nothing that requires surgery.



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Re: Prajnesh Gunneswaran thread

Post by arjun2761 » Thu May 02, 2019 5:24 pm

All of the joints are prone to injury in tennis. Shoulder, hip, elbow, knee as you have to engage and stress each of them in each shot. And of course you can roll your ankles and pull your hamstrings as well. :D

Hopefully, he can rest and rehab this injury and get back to playing at his best as his game looks to be at a very good level at this time.



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Re: Prajnesh Gunneswaran thread

Post by Dinesh » Thu May 16, 2019 8:16 pm

Prajnesh will be going into FO without any match practice since his loss to Denis Istomin at the Munich ATP 2 weeks ago.



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Re: Prajnesh Gunneswaran thread

Post by suresh » Fri May 17, 2019 12:31 am

I think Prajnesh will be fine as long as his niggle has gone away. Sometimes a break is good.



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Re: Prajnesh Gunneswaran thread

Post by PKBasu » Fri May 17, 2019 5:33 am

He did play the Anning Challenger on clay before that (and made the final), but it would have been good to have played at least another match somewhere before the FO qualifiers. But hopefully he is simulating match conditions while practicing.



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Re: Prajnesh Gunneswaran thread

Post by sameerph » Fri May 17, 2019 4:02 pm

He would have made the main draw at both Geneva and Lyon ATP tournaments next week. But, still pulled out. I am getting a bit worried about his injury now.



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Re: Prajnesh Gunneswaran thread

Post by PKBasu » Sat May 18, 2019 10:48 am

Hopefully the decision not to play a tournament next week is merely precautionary. It would be a shame if the India #1 made merely a token appearance at the FO like his predecessor did at the Slams last year.



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Re: Prajnesh Gunneswaran thread

Post by S_K_S » Tue May 28, 2019 8:42 am

Confirmed for qualies at Queen's




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Re: Prajnesh Gunneswaran thread

Post by sameerph » Sat Jul 20, 2019 5:44 am

Prajnesh just made it in the Atlanta ATP main draw next week. After that he has made the Los Cabos ATP 250 main draw the week after. He has chosen to go there instead of Washington ATP where he mostly would have had to play qualies. After that Cincy and Montreal qualies most likely.



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