Winning five medals here is pretty good show: Sania Mirza
Winning five medals here is pretty good show: Sania Mirza

Indian tennis ace Sania Mirza feels the five medals that the team has managed to grab at the ongoing Asian Games is a pretty good performance given that the country did not come with the best unit possible for the event.

Asian Games: Sanam-Saketh reach doubles final, Yuki-Divij settle for bronze
Asian Games: Sanam-Saketh reach doubles final, Yuki-Divij settle for bronze

Indian men's doubles pair of Sanam Singh and Saketh Myneni assured India of atleast a silver medal in tennis while Yuki Bhambri and Divij Sharan missed out on a golden opportunity to make it 1-2 for the country blowing away two match points en route settling for a bronze.

Yogeshwar Dutt provides golden touch, India in top-10 at Incheon Asiad
Yogeshwar Dutt provides golden touch, India in top-10 at Incheon Asiad

Star wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt notched up India's fourth gold medal, while Khushbir Kaur became the first woman from the country to win a medal in 20km Race Walking by clinching a silver as India shot up to eighth in overall standings on the ninth day of competitions in the 17th Asian Games here on Sunday.

Asian Games: Indian pair of Sania-Prarthana settles for bronze
Asian Games: Indian pair of Sania-Prarthana settles for bronze

Indian pair of Sania Mirza and Prarthana Thombare settled for a bronze after losing their women's doubles semifinal to Chinese Taipei's Chin Wei Chan and Su Wei Hsiehin in the Asian Games, here on Sunday.

Tennis players assure five more medals for India in Asiad
Tennis players assure five more medals for India in Asiad

India are assured of at least five more bronze medals from the 17th Asian Games after the tennis players put up an impressive display to reach the semifinals of five events at the Yeorumul Tennis Courts, here on Saturday.

Ching-Wen Hsu ousts Prarthana Thombare in tennis meet

Fifth seed Ching-Wen Hsu knocked out top seed Prarthana Thombare 6-4, 6-2 to storm into the final of the Zuari Garden City Open ITF Women’s tennis tournament here Friday.

Somdev climbs to 95th place in ATP rankings

India`s top singles tennis player Somdev Devvarman gained two positions to occupy 95th place while compatriot Yuki Bhambri dropped a place to 156 in the latest ATP rankings released Monday.

Prarthana wins ITF Women`s Futures tennis

Top seed Prarthana Thombare managed to stave off a strong challenge from compatriot and seventh seed Eetee Maheta to win the singles title of ITF Women`s Futures tennis tournament here on Saturday.

Prarthana, Eetee set up summit clash

Top seed Prarthana Thombare will face seventh seed Eetee Maheta in the final of the K.S. Narayanan Memorial ITF Women?s Futures being played at the Mayor Radhakrishnan Stadium here.

Top seeds advance in next round in ITF women`s event

Top seeds Prarthana Thombare and Natasha Palha recorded comfortable victories on the second day of the ITF Women`s Futures tennis tournament at TNTA courts here on Tuesday.

Fed Cup: India fail to qualify for Group I

Indian girls hopes of moving into Group I of the Fed Cup tennis came crashing with a 1-2 loss over Hong Kong in the Group II Asia/Oceania promotional play-off at the National Tennis Centre here Friday.

Fed Cup tennis: India get past New Zealand 2-1

Sania Mirza and Prarthana Thombare won the decisive doubles to give India a 2-1 win over New Zealand in the Asia/Oceania Group D here Thursday.

India blank Iran 3-0 in Fed Cup opener

Rishika Sunkara won without losing a single game while Prarthana Thombare trounced her opponent after initial resistance as India blanked Iran 3-0 in their first Pool D match of the Asia/Oceania Group II Fed Cup competition, here today.

Sowjanya shocks Prarthana to lift ITF singles crown

Unseeded Sowjanya Bavisetti capped her superb run with the singles title when she stunned second seed Prarthana Thombare at the USD 10,000 Endurance MSLTA ITF women`s tennis championships here on Sunday.

Raina-Thombare pair in last four of ITF women`s meet

Wildcard entrants Ankita Raina and Prarthana Thombare on thursday made a surprise entry into the semi-finals of the USD 25,000 Ganesh Naik ITF women`s tennis championship at Vashi in Navi Mumbai.

Ankita in ITF singles final

Ankita Raina hammered compatriot Shweta Rana 6-3, 6-1 to reach the final of the ITF Women’s tennis tournament here on Friday.

Royal Indian Open WTA Challenger: Indian players fail to rise to the occasion

After the high Rutuja Bhosale winning her first round encounter and Prarthana Thombare pushing her higher ranked opponent, Indian players failed to create any magic on the second day of the $125,000 Sanjay Kakade Group Royal Indian Open WTA Challenger event, organized by Netsurf Entertainment, on Tuesday.

India`s Prarthana goes down fighting in first round

India`s Prarthana Thombare came tantalisingly close to registering an upset victory in her debut match on the WTA tour before losing 3-6, 6-2, 6-4 against Chang Liu of China in the opening round of Indian Open Challenger tournament here on Monday.