Bopanna-Qureshi lose in Halle ATP event
New Delhi: Indian Davis Cupper Rohan
Bopanna and his partner Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi bowed out of the
Gerry Weber Open in Halle, Germany following a straight set
defeat against Marx Philipp and Igor Zelenay.
The Indo-Pakistani pair lost 2-6, 6-7(3) to the
German-Slovakian combination in the first round of the euro
750,000 ATP 250 event.
With this defeat, Bopanna`s challenge ended in the grass
court tournament as he has already exited from the singles
Bopanna had qualified for the singles main draw but could
not progress beyond the first round as he lost 4-6, 6-7(11) to
Thiemo De Bakker of the Netherlands.