Yuki Bhambri

  • Somdev Devvarman to spearhead Davis Cup campaign against Serbia 6 days ago

    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,...
  • Yuki Bhambri returns to Davis Cup squad for Serbia tie 1 week ago

    New Delhi: Yuki Bhambri returned to the Indian Davis Cup squad for the World Group play-off tie against world No 2 side Serbia as the selectors picked an expected six-member squad, to be led by country's top singles player Somdev Devvarman. Due to a heel injury, Yuki had missed out on...
  • Somdev climbs to 95th place in ATP rankings May 12, 2014

    New Delhi: India's top singles tennis player Somdev Devvarman gained two positions to occupy 95th place while compatriot Yuki Bhambri dropped a place to 156 in the latest ATP rankings released on Monday. In the doubles ATP rankings, Leander Paes dropped two places to 11th with Rohan Bopanna the next best...
  • Somdev Devvarman out of top-100, Yuki Bhambri out of top-150 April 28, 2014

    New Delhi: A struggling Somdev Devvarman on Monday dropped out of top-100 bracket in the singles rankings as the Indian slipped to 102 with the loss of two places. Somdev has been struggling since winning the Delhi Open challenger title and failed to cross the first round hurdle in five consecutive...
  • Somdev Devvarman drops one place in ATP rankings April 14, 2014

    New Delhi: India's top singles tennis player Somdev Devvarman dropped one place to 89 while compatriot Yuki Bhambri gained two positions and moved to 146th place in the latest ATP rankings released Monday. In the doubles ATP rankings, Leander Paes continues to occupy tenth place with Rohan Bopanna the next best...
  • India aim to seal World Group play-off slot in Davis Cup April 3, 2014

    Busan: Their second best singles player is missing from the line-up but an upbeat India would fancy their chances against South Korea when the two teams clash here for a Davis Cup World Group play-off berth from Friday. India are without Yuki Bhambri, who was forced out of the tie due...
  • The rise of Yuki Bhambri February 19, 2014

    After achieving his best career ranking of 143, tennis player Yuki Bhambri is targeting a top 100 spot by the end of 2014 season. ...
  • Yuki Bhambri wins double-crown at Chennai Challenger Meet February 8, 2014

    Chennai: Talented Yuki Bhambri played some of his best tennis in his career this week as he annexed double crown winning both singles and doubles event at the ATP Challenger tennis tournament here this evening. The Indian Davis Cupper, who is ranked 174 in the singles list beat Alexander Kudryavtsev of...
  • Yuki beats Somdev to storm into Challenger final February 7, 2014

    Chennai: Yuki Bhambri emerged winner in the contest between country's top two tennis players as he brushed aside the challenge of India number one Somdev Devvarman in straight sets to breeze into the final of the ATP Challenger event, here on Friday. Yuki, ranked 71 places below his compatriot at 174,...
  • Somdev Devvarman to play Yuki Bhambri in the semis of ATP Challenger February 6, 2014

    Chennai: Top seed Somdev Devvarman won his match against Jordi Samper Montana of Spain via a walkover to set up a semi-final clash with his Indian compatriot Yuki Bhambri in the USD 50,000 ATP Challenger Tennis tournament here on Thursday. The other semi-final will be between unseeded Alexander Kudryavtsev of Russia...
  • Four Indians in quarters of ATP Challenger February 5, 2014

    Chennai: Somdev Devvarman along with Yuki Bhambri, Saketh Myneni and Sanam Singh entered the singles quarter-finals in the Shriram Capital PL Reddy Memorial ATP Challenger tennis tournament here on Wednesday. Top seed Devvarman outlasted qualifier Michael Venus of New Zealand in three sets lasting almost three hours after losing the first...
  • Somdev struggles past Ramkumar; easy win for Yuki February 4, 2014

    Chennai: Top seed Somdev Devvarman struggled past Ramkumar Ramanathan, who was troubled by cramps, but Yuki Bhambri made a fluent start with a straight set win in the $50,000 ATP Challenger event, here on Wednesday. Somdev, who was shocked by Ramkumar in the Chennai Open, yet again faced a stiff challenge...
  • Saketh, Yuki complete India's 5-0 whitewash of Taipei February 2, 2014

    Saketh Myneni and Yuki Bhambri recorded dominating straight-set victories as India completed a 5-0 rout of Chinese Taipei in the first round of their Asia/Oceania Group I Davis Cup tie on Sunday. Myneni, who contributed in India's doubles win on Saturday, carried his good form into the singles rubber as captain...
  • Saketh Myneni, Yuki Bhambri complete India's 5-0 whitewash of Taipei February 3, 2014

    Indore: Saketh Myneni and Yuki Bhambri recorded dominating straight-set victories as India completed a 5-0 rout of Chinese Taipei in the first round of their Asia/Oceania Group I Davis Cup tie on Sunday. Myneni, who contributed in India's doubles win on Saturday, carried his good form into the singles rubber as...
  • Yuki gives India 1-0 lead, Somdev's fate hangs in balance January 31, 2014

    Indore: Yuki Bhambri recovered from mid-match cramps just in time to down Tsung Hua Yang but Somdev Devvarman's fate was hanging in balance in the marathon unfinished second singles, suspended due to fading light, as India lead 1-0 in the Asia/Oceania Group I Davis Cup tie, here on Friday. Troubled by...
  • Paes ends Bhambhri's run in men's doubles at Australian Open January 19, 2014

    Melbourne: India's Leander Paes ended young compatriot Yuki Bhambri's dream run in the men's doubles at Australian Open here on Sunday. Paes and his Czech partner Radek Stepanek beat the unseeded team of Bhambri and Michael Venus in straight sets to march into the quarter-finals. The fifth seeds cantered to a...
  • Australian Open: Yuki-Venus shock 10th seeds; Paes-Stepanek win January 17, 2014

    Melbourne: Wild card entrants Yuki Bhambri and Michael Venus created a big upset by dumping 10th seeded Jean-Julien Rojer and Horia Tecau out of the Australian Open while Leander Paes and Radek Stepanek scored an easy straight sets win, here on Friday. Yuki and Venus shocked the experienced Dutch-Romanian pair 6-4...
  • Yuki, Bhupathi advance; Divij ousted from Australian Open January 15, 2014

    Melbourne: Yuki Bhambri and his New Zealand partner Michael Venus recorded a straight-set win on their Grand Slam debut but Divij Sharan's Australian Open campaign ended in the first round, here on Wednesday. The 21-year-old Yuki and his Kiwi partner defeated Spaniards Roberto Bautista Agut and Daniel Gimeno-Traver 6-2, 7-5 in...
  • Yuki out of Australian Open qualifiers January 8, 2014

    Melbourne: Yuki Bhambri failed to clear the first hurdle as he bowed out of the Australian Open qualifiers after losing the opening round match to 28th seed Italian Potito Starace, here on Wednesday. The 21-year-old Indian youngster made a good comeback after losing the first set but could not maintain the...
  • Yuki moves to 172, Somdev drops to 93 in ATP rankings January 6, 2014

    New Delhi: Courtesy his quarter-final appearance at the Chennai Open, Yuki Bhambri jumped 23 places to career-best rank of 172, while Somdev Devvarman lost three places to be 93 in the latest ATP chart, released on Monday. During the Chennai Open, Somdev had suffered a shock first round defeat at the...
  • Yuki Bhambri bows out as Indian challenge ends at Chennai Open January 4, 2014

    Chennai: Yuki Bhambri and India's singles challenge came crashing down at the ATP Chennai Open as the the Delhi youngster lost his quarter final 3-6 3-6 to fifth seed Canadian Vasek Pospisil on Friday. It was a humongous task for India's big hope Yuki to take on the world number 32...
  • Fabio Fognini's retirement sends Yuki Bhambri to Chennai Open quarters January 2, 2014

    Chennai: Yuki Bhambri became only the third Indian to reach the singles quarter-finals of an ATP World Tour event at home, after winning his second round against an unfit world number 16 Fabio Fognini, here Thursday. It was the biggest win of Yuki's career when the formidable Italian, who struggled due...
  • India look to Somdev, Yuki as Chennai Open begins on Monday December 29, 2013

    Chennai: Somdev Devvarman would be India's best bet while Yuki Bhambri is expected to carry his good from into the new season which is full of new challenges for the Indian players as ATP Aircel Chennai Open begins, here on Monday. India have three players in the singles main draw, which...
  • Chennai Open: Somdev draws qualifier, Yuki gets tough opener December 28, 2013

    Chennai: India's top singles player Somdev Devvarman was on Saturday drawn to a play a qualifier while wild cards Yuki Bhambri and Jeeven Nedunchehziyan will have to fight it out with top-100 players in their first rounds at the Chennai Open. Ranked, 195, Yuki found world number 64 Spaniard Pablo Carreno...
  • Yuki Bhambri, Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan get wild cards for Chennai Open December 24, 2013

    Chennai: India's top singles players Yuki Bhambri and Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan were on Tuesday awarded wild card entries to compete in the USD 450,000 Chennai Open, beginning Monday here. India's highest-ranked player Somdev Devvarman (90) had made it to the main draw after Estonia's Jurgen Zopp pulled out with a back injury. There...
  • Incredible to end year by winning Australian Open wild card: Yuki November 24, 2013

    New Delhi: For young Yuki Bhambri, it was a 'Mission Accomplished' after he earned a wild card to play in Australian Open men's doubles event, joining the list of illustrious names, who have represented the country in Grand Slam events. Leander Paes, Mahesh Bhupathi, Rohan Bopanna, Somdev Devvarman and Sania Mirza...
  • Yuki to make Grand Slam debut in Australian Open doubles November 23, 2013

    Shenzhen: Yuki Bhambri on Saturday earned himself a Grand Slam debut by securing a wild card entry into Australian Open men's doubles main draw as he won the play-off tournament with Kiwi partner Michael Venus even as he lost the chance to compete in the singles. In the singles semi-finals of...
  • Yuki Bhambri loses in Australian Open play-off semis November 23, 2013

    Shenzhen: Yuki Bhambri created enough chances for himself but failed to cash in on as he bowed out of the Australian Open wild card play-off tournament following a semi-final defeat on Saturday. Second seed Yuki, who was hoping to win a wild card for the first Grand Slam of the season...
  • Yuki in singles semis, doubles final in wild card play-off November 22, 2013

    Shenzhen: India's Yuki Bhambri on Friday inched closer to get wild entry in the Australian Open not only in the singles but also in the doubles by recording crushing victories at Luohu Tennis Club, here. He first played the singles and the second seed Indian demolished the challenge of unranked Chinese...
  • Yuki to clash with Balaji in ITF Futures final November 15, 2013

    New Delhi: Top seed Yuki Bhambri asserted his class with a resounding 6-3, 6-1 win over Torsten Wietoska and set up a title clash with compatriot N Sriram Balaji, who struggled past Vishnu Vardhan in a marathon semi-final of the $10,000 ITF Futures tournament, here on Friday. Balaji edged past Vishnu...