Bopanna out of top-10 after 3 defeats in season-ending finale

Last Updated: Monday, November 28, 2011 - 11:58

New Delhi: Indian Davis Cupper Rohan Bopanna dropped out of the top-10 in the ATP doubles ranking after finishing last along with Pakistani partner Aisam-ul-haq Qureshi in group B of the season-ending finale in London.

Bopanna and Qureshi lost all the three round-robin matches, which pushed the Indian to 11th, loss of one place.

Leander Paes (8) and Mahesh Bhupathi (7), who made the semifinals had their rankings unchanged.

In the team rankings, Paes and Bhupathi finished the season in fourth position, just ahead of Bopanna-Qureshi combination.

In the singles, Somdev Devvarman, who had aimed to break into top-50, ended in 84th position.

Sania Mirza, recovering from a knee injury, signed off the WTA season at number 87 the singles and 11 in the doubles list.

PTI



First Published: Monday, November 28, 2011 - 11:58

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