[R1] Fabrice Martin (FRA)/ Puraj Raja (IND) l (2) Ivan Dodig (CRO)/ Rjeev Ram (USA) 75 26 6-10
Purav-Fabrice lost in the match tie-break after winning the first set ... They failed to keep momentum and intensity after the first set.
At €486K TEB BNP Paribas Istanbul Open 2018, Turkey
[R1] (2) Marcin Matkowski POL)/ Divij Sharan (IND) bt Radu Albot (MDA)/ Nikoloz Basilashvili (GEO) 75 63
[QF] (2) Marcin Matkowski POL)/ Divij Sharan (IND) vs Dusan Lajovic (SRB)/ Viktor Troicki (SRB)
Divij started with straight sets win over Albot and Basilashvili partnering Matkowski ... Next, they r facing experienced Serbian players.
At $125K Kunming Open 2018, Anning, China
[R1] Ankita Raina (IND,193) bt (WC) Qianhui Tang (CHN,803) 62 61
[R2] Ankita Raina (IND,193) vs (2) Yafan Wang (CHN,86)
Expected dominating win for Ankita against lowly ranked local player ... Next, she is facing top-100 Chinese Yafan Wang.
At $75K Savannah Challenger 2018, Georgia, USA
[R1] (3) Enrique Lopez Perez (ESP)/ Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan (IND) vs Nick Chappell (USA)/ Miles Seemann (USA)
This week Jeevan and Enrique r the 3rd seeds and facing American pair in the first round.
At $25K+H Nigeria F3 Futures 2018, Abuja
[R1] Suraj R PRABODH (IND,1075) bt (Q) Franco FEITT (ARG,1175) 67(4) 60 63
[R1] (4) Arjun KADHE (IND,397)bt (WC) Diego MATOS (BRA,1872) 60 76(4)
[R1] (WC) Dalwinder SINGH (IND,1168) bt (Q) Stephan GERRITSEN (NED,1026) 62 76(4)
[R1] (Q) Anurag NENWANI (IND,1359) l (Q) Thomas OTU (NGR,1872) 57 26
[R1] Aryan GOVEAS (IND,737) l (5) Moez ECHARGUI (TUN,464) 36 63 16
[R2] Suraj R PRABODH (IND,1075) vs (6) Kento TAKEUCHI (JPN,494)
[R2] (4) Arjun KADHE (IND,397) vs Mirko MARTINEZ (SUI,1118)
[R2] (WC) Dalwinder SINGH (IND,1168) vs (8) Jelle SELS (NED,483)
This week Arjun started with a win in the singles ... Next, he is facing Swiss guy Mirko Martinez ... Dalwinder and Suraj also started with a win against qualifiers ... Next, both r facing seeded opponents ... Aryan failed to repeat last week's performance and lost in three sets against Echargui.
At $25K ITF Women's Tournament 2018, Tbilisi, Georgia
[R1] Rutuja Bhosale (IND,531) bt (WC) Zoziya Kardava (GEO,UNR) 64 61
[R2] Rutuja Bhosale (IND,531) vs (3) Ekaterine Gorgodze (GEO,316)
Rutuja started with a comfortable straight sets win ... Next, she is having tough match against local top-325 player.