Tennis in India: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021
Ankita Raina led India to progress to World play-offs
Published: March 11, 2020
Ankita Raina, was seen in news as she delivered an outstanding game in the ongoing Federation Cup Tennis tournament, which led India to progress to the World play-offs. The Indian team created history by progressing to the play-offs for the first time ever, as it has been in the regional group since 2016. In the ..
James Duckworth wins men’s singles title in Bengaluru Open ATP Tennis Challenger tournament
Published: February 17, 2020
The $1,62,000 Bengaluru Open ATP Tennis Challenger tournament recently concluded. Australia’s James Duckworth won the men’s singles title, which is also his fifth ATP Challenger Tour title in last 12 months. He had earlier reached the semi-finals at the Tata Maharashtra Open. India’s Ramkumar Ramanathan & Purav Raja duo won the men’s doubles title by ..
French Open: Sania, Bhupathi clinch maiden mixed doubles title
Published: June 8, 2012
Sania Mirza and Mahesh Bhupathi won their 2nd Grand Slam title together and first French Open trophy. They defeated the Mexican-Polish duo of Santiago Gonzalez and Klaudia Jans Ignacik in the mixed doubles final held in in Paris. Earlier, Sania and Bhupathi had won the 2009 Australia Open as their first Grand Slam title. Individually, ..
Month: Current Affairs - June, 2012