Somdev outplayed by Donskoy to mark end of Indian challenge

The Indian challenge at the USD 50,000 ATP Challenger Tour ended on Friday after Russian third seed Evgeny Donskoy outplayed Somdev Devvarman to set up a final clash against a spirited Ilija Bozoljac of Serbia.

Somdev ousts Spain`s Menendez-Maceiras

Somdev Devvarman on Thursday celebrated his 29th birthday by beating Adrian Menendez-Maceiras of Spain 4-6 6-1 6-3 in the men`s singles quarterfinals of the USD 50,000 ATP Challenger Tour here.

Yuki in semis, Somdev and Myneni in quarters

Indian players enjoyed a good day on the ATP Challenger tour as Yuki Bhambri reached the singles semifinals of the Traralgon event in Australia while Somdev Devvarman and Saketh Myneni reached the quarter-finals of the Charlottesville event in the United States.

Representing India in Grand Slam is special: Divij, Raja

From plying their trade on the ATP Challenger Tour in the last few months to reaching a Grand Slam, it has been a rewarding journey for Divij Sharan and Purav Raja and the duo on Thursday said they won`t be easy meat for big teams at Wimbledon.