Indian Wells tournament postponed amid coronavirus outbreak, Sumit Nagal questions late announcement
Indian tennis star Sumit Nagal questioned the decision of postponing the tournament at the eleventh hour.
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 on Thursday saw his dreams of making it to the main round of the Australian Open crash as he lost his first qualifying round match against Egypt's Mohamed Safwat. Nagal, ranked 128. lost to World no. 172 Mohamed Safwat 6-7, 2-6 in the match that lasted for almost an hour and a half.Jan 16, 2020, 13:50 PM IST
Rising Indian tennis star Sumit Nagal suffered a major blow as he crashed out of the ongoing ATP Challenger Campinas after going down against Argentinian Juan Ficovich in straight sets in the semi-final clash of the tournament on Saturday evening.Oct 06, 2019, 14:07 PM IST
Rising Indian tennis star Sumit Nagal on Saturday booked her place in the semi-final of the ATP Challenger Campinas after seeing off Francisco Cerundolo of Argentina in straight sets in Campinas, Brazil on Saturday.Oct 05, 2019, 17:12 PM IST
Ranked 161 in the current rankings, Sumit Nagal, 22, defeated home favourite Bognis 6-4, 6-2 win over Bognis in an hour and 37 minutes to become the first Asian to clinch the ATP Challenger title in Buenos Aires.Sep 30, 2019, 07:54 AM IST
This is the first time since the Bengaluru Open in September 2017 that Nagal will feature in a title clash on the ATP Challenger Tour.
Nagal incredibly ended up winning the first set of the US Open opening match against Federer, but the 20-time Grand Slam champion took the next three to script a 4-6, 6-1, 6-2, 6-4 win.Aug 30, 2019, 16:49 PM IST
Nagal is currently placed at 190th spot in the Association for Tennis Professionals (ATP) men's singles rankings.
Aug 27, 2019, 12:08 PM IST
On Friday, Nagal had qualified for the main draw of the Grand Slam with a 5-7, 6-4, 6-3 triumph over Jaao Menezes of Brazil.Aug 27, 2019, 10:43 AM IST
Sumit Nagal won the first set 6-4 in the match against Swiss legend Roger Federer.Aug 27, 2019, 08:17 AM IST
Indian youngster Sumit Nagal frittered away a one-set advantage against 10th seed Slovakian Martin Klizan in the first round to bow out of the French Open qualifiers on Monday.May 21, 2018, 20:42 PM IST
Ankita Raina leapfrogged 43 places to her career-best singles ranking of 212 in the WTA chart, while Ramkumar Ramanathan also achieved his career-best rankings after climbing four places to 132.Apr 02, 2018, 19:04 PM IST
Second-seed India's Yuki Bhambri booked a spot in the semifinal of the Chennai Open ATP Challenger tennis tournament with a come-from-behind win over Japan's Yasutaka Uchiyama.Feb 15, 2018, 20:48 PM IST
Antoine Escoffier of France caused the first upset of the Chennai Open ATP Challenger, sending fifth-seeded Sumit Nagal of India packing with a 6-3, 6-3 win.Feb 12, 2018, 20:57 PM IST
Courtesy his sensational Bengaluru Open victory, Nagal recorded a massive 96-place jump to be at 225 on the ATP Rankings but Yuki Bhambri remains India's highest-ranked singles player at 116.Nov 27, 2017, 12:28 PM IST
Last time India suffered a whitewash was in 2003 against the Netherlands.Sep 18, 2016, 22:10 PM IST
India are already without their top players such as Yuki Bhambri and Somdev Devvarman, who are recuperating from their respective injuries.Sep 10, 2016, 18:09 PM IST
Third seed Saketh Myneni saw off a stiff challenge from Dane Propoggia to move to the singles quarterfinals of the Air Asia Open.Oct 21, 2015, 20:39 PM IST
Putting up a strong show, a consistent Sumit Nagal won his second ITF men's singles title after outplaying Ronit Singh Bisht 6-3 6-4 in the summit clash, here on Saturday.Aug 29, 2015, 20:35 PM IST