Sumit Nagal's third Grand Slam main draw appearance and first at Australian Open resulted in a largely forgetful first round loss.
Australian Open 2021: Sumit Nagal exits in first round after 2-6, 5-7, 3-6 loss to Ricardas Berankis
Nagal had lost to the world No 72 in the last week's tune-up event too.
French Open 2020: Does Daniel Elahi Galan, with two Grand Slam match wins, have hope against Novak Djokovic? 'I was wondering that'
Galan is one of nine men ranked outside the top 100 into the third round, equaling the most at any Grand Slam tournament in more than a quarter-century (Wimbledon in 1994)
French Open 2020 Round-up: Novak Djokovic beats Ricardas Berankis in straight sets, Sofia Kenin through to third round
Kenin failed to convert three match points with Bogdan serving at 5-1 in the final set. She then saved three break points in the next game and held on to win.
Maharashtra Open 2020: Czech Republic's Jiri Vesely scripts sensational comeback against Ricardas Berankis to storm into final
Left-handed Vesely eked out a sensational come-from-behind 6-7 (8), 7-6 (3), 7-6 (7) win against the Lithuanian in a match which turned out to be the longest in the history of this tournament.
Maharashtra Open 2020: Jiri Vesely, Ricardas Berankis storm into men's singles semis with come-from-behind victories
Jiri Vesely and second seed Ricardas Berankis stormed into the single semi-finals of the ATP Tata Open Maharashtra after scoring come-from-behind victories on Friday.
Bengaluru Open 2020: Four top-100 players to participate; defending champion Prajnesh Gunneswaran to lead Indian challenge
Defending Bengaluru Open champion Prajnesh Gunneswaran, currently the highest-ranked Indian at 123, will lead the home challenge in company of 2017 winner Sumit Nagal
Maharashtra Open: From Benoit Paire to Philipp Kohlschreiber, tennis stars to watch out at third edition
Here is a look at the world's top tennis stars who will showcase their skills during India's premier ATP 250 event
Tata Open Maharashtra 2020: World No 24 Benoit Paire to return for India's only tournament on ATP Tour
The 30-year-old Paire, who touched a career-high ranking of 18 in 2016 and won two ATP titles in 2018, had reached the quarter-finals in the previous edition
Swiss Indoors: Stanislas Wawrinka pulls out of quarter-final clash against Roger Federer due to back injury
Stanislas Wawrinka was forced to withdraw from Friday's Basel quarter-final showdown against best friend Roger Federer with a back injury, just an hour after struggling past Frances Tiafoe in a gruelling second-round clash.
Swiss Indoors: Stefanos Tsitsipas battles past Ricardas Berankis to seal quarter-final berth; David Goffin crashes out
Tsitsipas said he didn't panic after losing the opening set to his 70th-ranked opponent in 52 minutes.
Dubai Championships: Roger Federer within two wins of 100th career title; Stefanos Tsitsipas sets up semi-final against Gael Monfils
20-time Grand Slam winner Roger Federer will face Borna Coric in the semi-final after the Croatian sixth seed defeated Nikoloz Basilashvili of Georgia 4-6, 6-2, 7-6 (7/1)
French Open 2018: Rafael Nadal must be aggressive, says three-time Roland Garros champion Mats Wilander
Rafael Nadal needs to play more aggressively if he is to claim a record-extending 11th French Open title as a pack of young wolves is breathing down his neck, according to three-time Roland Garros champion Mats Wilander.
French Open 2018: Defending champion Jelena Ostapenko suffers shock defeat; Alexander Zverev enters 2nd round
Jelena Ostapenko became only the second defending champion to lose in the first round of Roland Garros when she slumped to a shock 7-5, 6-3 defeat by Kateryna Kozlova of Ukraine on Sunday
Defending champion Jelena Ostapenko bows out of French Open as Alexander Zverev, Elina Svitolina advance
French Open defending champion Jelena Ostapenko bowed out in the first round along with Venus Williams and Johanna Konta on day one at Roland Garros.
French Open 2018: Defending champion Jelena Ostapenko ousted in 1st round; Johanna Konta loses to Yulia Putintseva
Jelena Ostapenko became only the second defending champion to lose in the first round of Roland Garros when she slumped to a shock 7-5, 6-3 defeat by Kateryna Kozlova.
The ninth seed was well short of her best as Wang claimed a 6-4, 7-5 victory and gained a measure of revenge for her first-round loss to Venus at Roland Garros last year.
Sofia Open: Top seed Stan Wawrinka beats qualifier Martin Klizan in 'tough' three sets to enter quarter-finals
Three-time Grand Slam champion Stan Wawrinka clinched just his second win of 2018 on Thursday when he defeated Slovak qualifier Martin Klizan 4-6, 6-2, 6-3 to reach the Sofia ATP quarter-finals.
It’s been over six months that the tennis world had seen Djokovic and Wawrinka play a competitive match, and two years since Sharapova featured in the year’s first Major. Upon their return to Melbourne Park, they took contrasting paths to 1st round victories.
Australian Open 2018: Stan Wawrinka feels great to be back despite experiencing pain in operated knee
Wawrinka was not firing on cylinders but still far superior in the opening two sets before a lapse allowed 136th-ranked Berankis back into the match.