London Olympics tennis: Vishnu Vardhan knocked out of men’s singles

Updated: Jul 30, 2012, 18:58 PM IST

Zeenews Sports Bureau

London: Vishnu Vardhan, who came into the competition after Philipp Kohlschreiber pulled out due to injury, lost to Blaz Kavcic of Slovenia in straight sets 6-3, 6-2.

Vardhan was given a last-minute place after the Germany player withdrew with a right hamstring injury.

He will now partner Leander Paes in men’s doubles.