KPIT-MSTLA Challenger: Prajnesh Gunneswaran, Sumit Nagal enter pre-quarterfinals with straight sets wins; Saketh Myneni eliminated
India number one and top seed Prajnesh needed just 49 minutes to demolish Chandril Sood 6-1, 6-3 while third seed Sumit Nagal quelled a late challenge from Aryan Goveas to emerge a 6-3, 7-6(5) winner in one hour and 16 minutes
KPIT-MSLTA Challenger: Four Indian players earn maiden draw victories on ATP circuit, National Champion Niki Poonacha eliminated
Manish outwitted local boy and wildcard Anvit Bendre 6-2, 6-0 at the KPIT-MSLTA Challenger while upcoming player Chandrasekar erased a one-set deficit to get the better of Kazakhstan's Timur Khabibulin 4-6, 6-4, 6-3 in a one-hour 36-minute match
Tennis legend and co-owner of Mumbai Leon Army, Leander Paes and coach Sukhwant Basra chose a unique approach and backed youngsters Niki Poonacha and Aryan Goveas by picking them up at a price of Rs 2.25 and 1.25 lakh respectively at the auction of the second Tennis Premier League in Mumbai on Sunday.
National Tennis Championships 2019: Living tournament to tournament Niki Poonacha bags big pay cheque with maiden title
Niki Poonacha of Andhra Pradesh won the 2019 National Tennis title and took home the hefty prize money of Rs 3 lakhs.
National Tennis Championships 2019: Men's, women's singles titles see first-time winners in top seeds Niki Poonacha, Sowjanya Bavesetti
Niki Poonacha and Sowjanya Bavisetti of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana respectively clinched the men's and women's singles titles respectively at the national tennis championships
National Tennis Championships 2019: Niki Poonacha's aggressive play, change in approach script turnaround win over Dalwinder Singh
Niki Poonacha set up men's singles final with Aryan Goveas at the National Tennis Championships after a battling win over 2017 winner Dalwinder Singh.