Miami Open: Yuki Bhambri brushes past Renzo Olivo in qualifying round; Ramkumar Ramanathan ousted
Yuki, who qualified for the Indian Wells Masters and went on to scalp World No 12 Lucas Puille, dispatched Olivo 6-4 6-1 in the opening round.
Continuing his imperious form, Yuki Bhambri crushed Argentina's Renzo Olivo in straight sets to move into the final round of the ATP Miami Open qualifiers but Ramkumar Ramanathan was ousted from the high-profile tournament.
Yuki, who qualified for the Indian Wells Masters and went on to scalp World No 12 Lucas Puille, dispatched Olivo 6-4 6-1 in the opening round of the $7,972,535 hard court event.
Yuki next faces Sweden's Elias Ymer, ranked 133 and coached by Robin Soderling, the two-time French Open finalist.
However, Ramkumar fell in the first round, losing 6-7(4) 4-6 to American Michael Mmoh.
In the French Open 2021 women's final, Barbora Krejcikova beat Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova 6-1, 2-6, 6-4 for her maiden Grand Slam title.
Russia’s Yana Sizikova detained by Paris police on suspicion of fixing women’s doubles match in French Open 2020
Sizikova, 26, who is ranked 101st in the women's doubles rankings, was detained on Thursday night after playing in this year's tournament, the source in the Paris prosecutor's office said.
The 39-year-old Swiss star was playing in his first Grand Slam since reaching the semi-finals of the Australian Open in 2020, and made it into the last 16 with a gruelling four-set win over Dominik Koepfer on Saturday.