[R1] Leander Paes (IND)/ Purav Raja (IND) bt James Cerretani (USA)/ Fabio Fognini (ITA) 63 64
[QF] Leander Paes (IND)/ Purav Raja (IND) vs (4) Marcus Daniell (NZL)/ Marcelo Demoliner (BRA)
The winning start for Lee and Purav ... Next, they r facing 4th seed Demoliner and Daniell.
At $75K Columbus Challenger 2017, Ohio, USA
[R1] (3) Yuki Bhambri (IND,157) vs Jose Hernandez-Fernandez (DOM,341)
[R1] (2) Ramkumar Ramanathan (IND,154) bt Sekou Bangoura (USA,386) 76(7) 64
[R2] (2) Ramkumar Ramanathan (IND,154) vs Filip Peliwo (CAN,267)
[R1] Prajnesh Gunneswaran (IND)/ Ramkumar Ramanathan (IND) vs (2) Brydan Klein (GBR)/ Joe Salisbury (GBR)
RamK started with straight sets win over Bangoura ... In the first set, RamK had multiple chances for winning the set ... He was two times serving for the set at 5-4 and 6-5, but both time failed to hold ... In the tie-break, he had 2 set points at 6-4 but again failed to convert ... Bangoura committed double fault at 8-7 to help RamK for winning the set ... In the second set, both players exchanged early breaks ... RamK took crucial break in 9th game and this time hold his serve for completing the victory ... Next, he is facing Canadian Filip Peliwo.
At $25K ITF Womens Tournament 2017, Lubbock, Texas, USA
[R2] (2) Karman Kaur Thandi (IND,315) vs Alisa Kleybanova (RUS,628) 26 26
And former top-20 Kleybanova proved too strong to Karman as she managed to win only 4 games.
At $15K ITF Women Tournament 2017, Hua Hin, Thailand
[R2] Natasha Palha (IND,755) l (1) Julia Glushko (ISR,292) 26 26
[R2] Rutuja Bhosale (IND,738) bt (Q) Jiaxue Zang (CHN,1121) 63 64
[R2] Pranjala Yadlapalli (IND,618) l (2) Jia-Qi Kang (CHN,346) 67(7) 67(4)
[QF] Rutuja Bhosale (IND,738) vs Hua-Chen Lee (TPE,707)
Rutuja entered into the quarter with straight sets victory and facing Taipei's Hua-Chen Lee, last week Rutuja defeated Lee in the final in closely fought match.