[R1] Leander Paes (IND)/ Purav Raja (IND) l Jack Sock (USA)/ Jackson Withrow (USA) 36 26
A bad loss for Lee-Purav ... In this match, they struggled to return Americans serve and American dominated on our players weak serve.
At €718K Open 13 Provence 2018, Marseille, France
[R1] (2) Rohan Bopanna (IND)/ Edouard Roger-Vasselin (FRA) bt Ken Skupski (GBR)/ Stefanos Tsitsipas (GRE) 26 63 10-6
[QF] (2) Rohan Bopanna (IND)/ Edouard Roger-Vasselin (FRA) vs Jamie Cerretani (USA)/ Adil Shamasdin (CAN)
Rohan-Edouard scored a comeback win over Skupski-Tsitsipas ... Next, they r facing pairing of Cerretani-Shamasdin.
At $50K+H Kyoto Challenger 2018, Japan
[R1] Prajnesh Gunneswaran (IND,242) bt (4) Stephane Robert (FRA,162) 63 16 64
[R2] Prajnesh Gunneswaran (IND,242) vs Tim Puetz (GER,293)
[R1] (2) Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan (IND)/ Christopher Rungkat (INA) l Zhe Li (CHN)/ Stephane Robert (FRA) 36 16
[QF] N. Sriram Balaji (IND)/ Prajnesh Gunneswaran (IND) vs Zhe Li (CHN)/ Stephane Robert (FRA)
Prajnesh scored an upset win over in-form and experienced Frenchman Robert in three sets ... With this win Prajnesh opens draw for him, so hopefully he will took advantage of it ... Next, he is facing German Tim Puetz.
A surprising loss for Jeevan-Chris against Li-Robert ... Now, Bala-Prajnesh will be facing Lee-Robert.
At $25K ITF Women's Tournament 2018, Perth, Australia
[R1] (1) Prarthana G. Thombare (IND)/ Tereza Mrdeza (CRO) bt Chihiro Muramatsu (JPN)/ Ayano Shimizu (JPN) 63 62
[R1] Karman Kaur Thandi (IND)\ Jaqueline Adina Cristian (ROU) bt Jia-Qi Kang (CHN)/ Peangtarn Plipuech (THA) 64 46 10-7
[QF] (1) Prarthana G. Thombare (IND)/ Tereza Mrdeza (CRO) vs Karman Kaur Thandi (IND)\ Jaqueline Adina Cristian (ROU)
The top-seeds Prarthana and Tereza started with a comfortable win against Japanese pair ... In the quarters, they r facing Karman and her partner Adina Cristian, who scored a win in the match tie-break against Asian pair.