Prajnesh Gunneswaran

Australian Open: India's Prajnesh Gunneswaran crashes out in opening round

Meanwhile, Nick Kyrgios, Dominic Thiem, Alexander Zverev of Germany have all stormed into the second round of the Australia Open after winning their respective first matches.

Jan 21, 2020, 19:07 PM IST

India's Prajnesh Gunneswaran qualifies for Australian Open main draw as lucky loser

Prajnesh, who will be making his fifth straight appearance in the main draw of a Grand Slam, will square off with Tatsuma Ito of Japan in the opening round on Monday.

Jan 18, 2020, 17:07 PM IST

India's Prajnesh Gunneswaran fails to qualify for Australian Open main draw

Indian tennis player Prajnesh Gunneswaran has missed out on qualifying for the main draw of the season-opening Australian Open after slumping to straight-sets defeat at the hands of Latvia's Ernests Gulbis in the final round of the qualifiers at the Melbourne Park on Friday. 

Jan 17, 2020, 19:51 PM IST

Prajnesh Gunneswaran on the doorsteps of Australian Open main draw

India's No. 1 Prajnesh Gunneswaran on Thursday kept his hopes alive of making it to the main draw of the Australian Open after registering a tremendous comeback victory in the second round of the qualifiers. Gunneswaran, who is the lone Indian left in the fray, defeated Germany's Yannick Hanfmann 1-6, 6-2, 6-1 in an intense match that lasted for one hour and 22 minutes.

Jan 16, 2020, 15:44 PM IST

India's Sumit Nagal qualifies for US Open main draw, to face Roger Federer in first round

This will be Sumit Nagal`s first appearance in a Grand Slam.

Aug 24, 2019, 12:43 PM IST

Mahesh Bhupathi named captain for India-Pakistan Davis Cup tie

Prajnesh Gunneswaran, Ramkumar Ramanathan, Saketh Myneni, Rohan Bopanna, Divij Sharan and Sasi Kumar Mukund have all been named in the lineup.

Aug 05, 2019, 21:27 PM IST

ATP Rankings: India's Prajnesh Gunneswaran rises to career-best 84th position

Prajnesh made it to the third round of the Indian Wells before slumping to a 3-6, 6-7 (3-7) defeat at the hands of Croatia's Ivo Karlovic in a thrilling last-32 clash of the tournament.

Mar 18, 2019, 16:57 PM IST

India's Prajnesh Gunneswaran knocked out of Indian Wells

Prajnesh suffered a 3-6, 6-7 (3-7) defeat at the hands of Croatia's Ivo Karlovic in the third round of the Indian Wells. 

Mar 12, 2019, 11:14 AM IST

India's Prajnesh Gunneswaran enters third round of Indian Wells Masters

With the win, Prajnesh has now set up a clash against Ivo Karlovic of Croatia for a place in the pre-quarterfinals of the tournament. 

Mar 10, 2019, 09:20 AM IST

India's Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan rises to career-best 68th in ATP ranking

 Rohan Bopanna continues to be the country's top doubles player at number 38 and is followed by his partner Divij Sharan (40, -1).

Mar 04, 2019, 17:00 PM IST

ATP Rankings: India's Prajnesh Gunneswaran attains career-best spot

Earlier, Gunneswaran became only the third player from the country after Somdev Devvarman and Yuki Bhambri to break into the men single's top-100 in the past decade.

Feb 26, 2019, 10:29 AM IST

India's Prajnesh Gunneswaran breaks into top-100 in ATP rankings

Prajnesh is only third Indian player to break into the top-100 barrier in the past decade after Somdev Devvarman and Yuki Bhambri.

Feb 11, 2019, 16:50 PM IST

India staring at elimination after Italy take 2-0 lead in Davis Cup Qualifier

India's doubles pairing of Rohan Bopanna and Divij Sharan finds itself in a must-win situation on Saturday. 

Feb 01, 2019, 15:32 PM IST

Davis Cup: Matteo Berrettini defeats Prajnesh Gunneswaran, Italy take 2-0 lead against India

Earlier, Andreas Seppi made short work of Ramkumar Ramanathan (6-4, 6-2) to give Italy the lead on the grass courts at the Calcutta South Club.

Feb 01, 2019, 15:20 PM IST

Ramkumar Ramanathan to play Andreas Seppi in opening rubber, Italy keep Marco Cecchinato out of singles

In a bold decision during Thursday's official draw, Italy's non-playing captain Corrado Barazzutti has kept their top-ranked player, world no. 19 Marco Cecchinato out of the singles main draw.

Jan 31, 2019, 14:09 PM IST

India bank on Prajnesh Gunneswaran, CSC grass courts to upset Italy in Davis Cup

India lost 0-4 to Serbia in their World Group play-off clash in Kraljevo and the upcoming tie will be a litmus test for non-playing captain Bhupathi with reports indicating that his contract may not be renewed.

Jan 31, 2019, 13:36 PM IST

We are big underdogs, but have faith in team's experience: Mahesh Bhupathi

The grass courts of South Club were chosen as the venue as Bhupathi was keen to play on grass considering that the Italians are solid hard court players.

Jan 24, 2019, 13:36 PM IST

Prajnesh Gunneswaran qualifies for 2019 Australian Open main draw

The Chennai southpaw enjoyed a successful 2018 in which he reached four Challenger-level finals and won two titles. 

Jan 11, 2019, 14:33 PM IST

Aim is to be in top 50 in ATP Rankings, says India's Prajnesh Gunneswaran

India's number one tennis singles player Prajnesh Gunneswaran, who is coming off a successful season during which he won two Challenger titles, has said that 2018 was his best year and the aim was to "ideally be in the top 50".

Dec 24, 2018, 15:05 PM IST

Asian Games 2018 Day 6: As it happened

The Indian doubles pair thrashed the Kazakhstan duo 6-3, 6-4 to win the Gold. Meanwhile Indian Women's Kabaddi team lost 24-27 to Iran in Final. 


Aug 24, 2018, 07:34 AM IST