Rohan Bopanna

  • Bopanna-Qureshi suffer first-round defeat in US Open 9 hours 18 minutes ago

    New York: India's Rohan Bopanna and his Pakistani partner Aisam Qureshi suffered a first round defeat in the men's doubles of the US Open tennis here at the Flushing Meadows. Bopanna and Qureshi, who were seeded 13th, went down 6-7 (10-12), 6-4, 6-7 (5-7) to the unseeded Italian pair of Daniele...
  • Italian teams stand in way of Paes, Bopanna at US Open 2 days ago

    New York: Two unseeded Italian teams will be the first round opponents of Indo-Czech pair Leander Paes-Radek Stepanek and Rohan Bopanna and his Pakistan partner Aisam-Ul-Haq Qureshi in the men's doubles at the US Open. Sixth seeded Paes and Stepanek will take on Simone Bolelli and Fabio Fognini in their opening...
  • Leander Paes drops out of top-10 in latest rankings August 18, 2014

    New Delhi: Veteran star Leander Paes dropped out of top-10 after losing a place in the doubles ranking, while Rohan Bopanna slid to 29 following a steep loss of eight places in the new chart issued on Monday. Paes, who lost in the second round of the Cincinnati Masters with partner...
  • Somdev Devvarman to spearhead Davis Cup campaign against Serbia August 13, 2014

    In the absence of Leander Paes, Somdev Devvarman will be spearheading the Indian campaign in the crucial Davis Cup World Group play-off against 2013 finalists Serbia in Bangalore on September 12-14. The All India Tennis Association (AITA) selection committee, headed by Anil Dhurpar, met on Wednesday and picked Somdev, Yuki Bhambri,...
  • Bopanna-Qureshi make first-round exit at Cincinnati August 13, 2014

    Cincinnati: India's Rohan Bopanna and his Pakistani partner Aisam-Ul-Haq Qureshi suffered a first-round exit at the Western and Southern Open tennis here. Unseeded Bopanna and Qureshi went down 5-7, 2-6 to Vasek Pospisil of Canada and Jack Sock of the US on Tuesday. Sock and Pospisil will now face the fifth seeded...
  • Wimbledon: Sania in pre-quarters of mixed doubles, Bopanna bows out July 3, 2014

    London: Sania Mirza and Horia Tecau entered the pre-quarterfinals of mixed doubles with an easy win but it was curtains for Rohan Bopanna and his partner who went down after a hard-fought second round match in the Wimbledon Championships, here. Sania and her Romanian partner, seeded sixth, outplayed Mate Pavic and...
  • Bopanna-Qureshi pair ousted from Wimbledon July 1, 2014

    London: Rohan Bopanna and his Pakistani partner Aisam-ul-haq Qureshi did all they could but still failed to get past the determined pair of Vasek Pospisil and Jack Sock in the rain-hit second round clash of the Wimbledon championships, here on Tuesday. The contest, spilling over to the second day, became lively...
  • Bopanna-Qureshi make a winning start, Sania-Black advance at Wimbledon June 26, 2014

    London: The Indo-Pak pair of Rohan Bopanna and Aisam ul Haq Qureshi made an impressive start to their men's doubles campaign at the Wimbledon beating unfancied pair of Frantisek Cermak and Mikhail Elgin in straight sets 7-6 (11-9), 7-6 (10-8), 6-3 in the opening round on Thursday. In a late match...
  • Sania Mirza, Cara Black seeded fourth at Wimbledon June 18, 2014

    Sania Mirza and her partner Cara Black have been seeded fourth in the women's doubles event of the Wimbledon championships while Leander Paes and Radek Stepanek are seeded fifth in the men's doubles. Another Indian competing in the men's doubles is Rohan Bopanna, who is seeded eighth along with Pakistani partner...
  • India need 'experience' to tackle Serbia, says Bopanna June 5, 2014

    New Delhi: With a World Group place at stake, taking on Serbia is a big challenge even in a home Davis Cup tie and India must go with "maximum experience" against the world number two team, says doubles exponent Rohan Bopanna. India's recent Davis Cup victories were orchestrated by the youth...
  • Rohan Bopanna crashes out of French Open June 1, 2014

    Paris: Sania Mirza and Cara Black brushed aside the challenge of Jelena Jankovic and Alisa Kleybanova to reach the women's doubles quarter-finals but Rohan Bopanna's campaign ended at the French Open following his defeat in the mixed doubles quarter-finals on Sunday. Bopanna and his partner Katarina Srebotnik, seeded second, frittered away...
  • Sania Mirza ousted from mixed doubles but Rohan Bopanna reaches quarters May 31, 2014

    Paris: Sania Mirza crashed out of the mixed doubles event of the French Open with Horia Teacu after a stupendous start but managed to reach the pre-quarterfinals of the women's doubles on Saturday. Sania first took court for a women's doubles contest and along with partner Cara Black dispatched the unseeded...
  • Bopanna, Katarina advance to French Open pre-quarters May 30, 2014

    Paris: India's Rohan Bopanna and his Slovakian partner Katarina Srebotnik faced stiff resistance from Marc Lopez and Andrea Hlavackova before prevailing in a tense first round contest in the mixed doubles event of the French Open, here on Friday. The second seeded Indo-Slovak pair fought hard for a 7-6 (5) 7-5...
  • French Open: Mirza-Black advance; Bopanna-Qureshi bumped out May 29, 2014

    Paris: Fifth seeds Sania Mirza and Cara Black breezed past their first round opponents while the popular duo of Rohan Bopanna and Aisam-Ul-Haq Qureshi were shown the door in the men's doubles event of the French Open tennis tournament on Thursday. The Indo-Zimbabwean pair of Mirza and Black began their women's...
  • Bopanna-Qureshi win tough opener at French Open May 28, 2014

    Paris: Sixth seeds Rohan Bopanna and Aisam-Ul-Haq Qureshi overcame a stiff challenge from Divij Sharan and Rameez Junaid in their men's doubles first round match at the French Open tennis tournament here on Wednesday. The 'Indo-Pak Express' scraped past India's Sharan and Australian Junaid 7-5 6-7 (4) 7-5 in a match...
  • Sania-Cara seeded fifth, Bopanna-Qureshi sixth at French Open May 26, 2014

    Paris: Sania Mirza and Cara Black, seeded fifth, were on Monday pitted against the very competitive team of Daniela Hantuchova and Shahar Peer in their opening round of the French Open women's doubles event, here. Sania has never won a Major trophy in women's doubles and her best performance has been...
  • Rohan Bopanna-Aisam-ul-haq Qureshi pair ends runner up in Nice May 25, 2014

    Rohan Bopanna and his partner Aisam-ul-haq Qureshi ended runners up for the second time this season when they lost the men's doubles final of the Open de Nice on Sunday to Martin Klizan and Philipp Oswald. The top seeded Indo-Pak pair were outplayed 2-6, 0-6 to the Slovakian-Austrian pair in the...
  • Rohan Bopanna, Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi knocked out of Rome Masters May 15, 2014

    Rome: Rohan Bopanna and Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi yet again failed to go past the formidable team of Mike and Bob Bryan as they lost in straight sets to the American brothers in the second round of the ATP Rome Masters on Thursday. The unseeded Indo-Pak combination suffered a 5-7, 1-6 defeat against...
  • Sania-Cara knocked out of Madrid Open May 8, 2014

    Madrid: Sania Mirza and Cara Black gave a scare to top seeds Su-Wei Hsieh and Shuai Peng before losing the women's doubles quarterfinal at the WTA Madrid Open, here on Thursday. The fifth seeded Indo-Zimbabwean pair lost 7-5, 1-6, 8-10 to the Taipei-Chinese team in one hour and 30 minutes in...
  • Bopanna-Qureshi out of Barcelona Open April 25, 2014

    Barcelona: Indian challenge ended at the Barcelona Open with the defeat of Rohan Bopanna and his Pakistani partner Aisam-ul-haq Qureshi in the quarter-finals, here on Friday. The unseeded Indo-Pak pair put up a stiff resistance before losing 7-6(7) 5-7 7-10 against the top seeds Nenad Zimonjic and Daniel Nestor. Earlier, Somdev Devvarman...
  • Somdev Devvarman-Ante Pavic go down in Barcelona Open quarters April 24, 2014

    Somdev Devvarman and his Croatian partner Ante Pavic bowed out of the Barcelona Open, following defeat in the doubles quarterfinals on Thursday. Somdev and Pavic frittered away a one-set lead to lose 6-4 3-6 5-10 to Jesse Huta Galung and Stephanie Robert in the last-eight stage contest of the Euro 2,127,035...
  • Bopanna, Qureshi move into Monte Carlo quarters April 17, 2014

    Monte Carlo: Indian Davis Cupper Rohan Bopanna and his partner Aisam-ul-haq Qureshi lost only three games against Lukas Kubot and Robert Lindstedt before advancing to the quarter-finals of the ATP Monte Carlo Rolex Masters. The unseeded Indo-Pak pair scored a dominant 6-3, 6-0 win over the seventh seed Polish-Swede combo in...
  • Bopanna-Qureshi pair advances to pre-quarters in Monaco April 15, 2014

    Monte Carlo: Rohan Bopanna and Aisam-ul-haq Qureshi overcame a stiff resistance from Julian Knowle and Vasek Pospisil before moving to the pre-quarterfinals of the ATP Monte Carlo Masters, here on Tuesday. The Indo-Pak pair battled past the Austrian-Canadian combo 7-6 (2), 6-4 in one hour and 15 minutes in its opening...
  • India clinch doubles match against Korea in Davis Cup tie, lead 2-1 April 5, 2014

    Busan: India stood one win away from securing a berth in the World Group play-offs after Rohan Bopanna and Saketh Myneni defeated Hyung-Taik Lee and Lim Yong-Kyu in the crucial doubles match of their second round Asia/Oceania Group I tie against Korea on Saturday. Bopanna and Myneni prevailed 7-6 (4), 5-7,...
  • Bopanna moves to 12th; Somdev and Yuki unchanged March 3, 2014

    New Delhi: Following his title win at the ATP Dubai 500 event, India's Rohan Bopanna on Monday jumped four places to 12th in the latest doubles ranking chart. Leander Paes, who was unchanged at 10th, continues to be India's number one player in doubles while Mahesh Bhupathi slipped further to 47,...
  • Bopanna-Qureshi bag their first title after re-union March 1, 2014

    Dubai: Rohan Bopanna and his Pakistani partner Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi today won their first ATP title after re-union as they beat Daniel Nestor and Nenad Zimonjic in the doubles final of the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships here. The second seeded 'Indo-Pak Express' duo beat their top seeded opponents Nestor of Canada...
  • Bopanna-Qureshi dump Bhupathi-Istomin in Dubai ATP event February 27, 2014

    Dubai: Second seeds Rohan Bopanna and Aisam-ul-haq Qureshi survived a scare before diffusing the challenge of Mahesh Bhupathi and Denis Istomin in the quarter-finals of the ATP 500 Dubai Duty Free Championships, here on Thursday. The Indo-Pak Express came back from a set down to beat their unseeded but very experienced...
  • Bopanna-Qureshi enter quarters in Dubai February 25, 2014

    Dubai: Rohan Bopanna and Aisam-ul-haq Qureshi progressed to the doubles quarter-finals of the Dubai Duty Free Championships after overcoming qualifiers Nikolay Davydenko and Victor Hanescu via Super Tie breaker, here. The second seeded Indo-Pak pair defeated the Russian-Romanian combo 6-1 5-7 10-8 in one hour and 28 minutes in the opening...
  • India favourites against Chinese Taipei in Asia/Oceania Davis Cup tie January 30, 2014

    Indore: India are unlikely to be troubled by a depleted Chinese Taipei but there is no scope for smugness as the visitors have some talented players in their ranks for the Asia/Oceania Group I tie, beginning here on Friday. Ever since thrusted into Davis Cup action, the Indian youngsters - led...
  • Paes advance in mixed, men's doubles; Bopanna-Qureshi bows out January 19, 2014

    Melbourne: It was a fruitful day for veteran Indian star Leander Paes, who sailed into the quarter-finals of the men's doubles with Czech partner Radek Stepanek, besides making the second round of the mixed doubles with Slovakia's Daniela Hantuchova at the Australian Open, here on Sunday. Fifth seeds Paes and Stepanek...