Purav Raja

  • Divij, Raja reach final of Kyoto Challenger 07-03-2014 01:08 PM

    Kyoto: The top seeded Indian pair of Divij Sharan and Purav Raja reached their first final of the season together after overcoming a fighting combo of Toshihide Matsui and Danai Udomchoke in straight sets in the ATP Kyoto Challenger event on Friday . The Indians prevailed 7-6 (4) 7-5 over...
  • Purav and Marcelo upset 3rd seeds to reach semis in Zagreb 07-02-2014 05:13 PM

    Zagreb: India's Purav Raja and his Brazilian partner Marcelo Demoliner reached the semi-finals of the ATP 250 event after shocking third seeded pair of Julian Knowle and Johan Brunstrom, here. The unseeded Indo-Brazilian combo eked out a 6-3, 7-5 win over Austrian-Swede pair in the quarter finals of the euro...
  • Sanam Singh, Divij Sharan-Purav Raja bow of their Challenger events 09-11-2013 03:43 PM

    New Delhi: Sanam Singh lost to Peter Polanski for the second time in two months and crashed out of the ATP Knoxville Challenger event in the United States. The diminutive Indian lost 3-6, 3-6 to his Canadian rival in the quarter-finals of the USD 50,000 hard court event. Sanam had...
  • Divij-Raja in quarters of Ortisei Challenger event 05-11-2013 07:11 PM

    New Delhi: Divij Sharan and Purav Raja scored an easy straight sets win over David Kostner and Patric Prinoth to move to the doubles quarter-finals of the ATP Challenger event in Ortisei, Italy. The top-seeded Indian pair beat the local pair 6-1 6-3 in the first round of the euro...
  • Yuki wins, Divij-Raja bow out in ATP Challengers 29-10-2013 01:38 PM

    New Delhi: Yuki Bhambri advanced to the singles quarter-finals of the ATP Challenger event in Taralgon, Australia after his opponent Brendon Moore retired in second set of the first round match. Yuki had won the first set 6-2 and was leading the second 1-0 when the Australian qualifier conceded the...
  • Divij Sharan, Purav Raja win first ATP tour title in Bogota 21-07-2013 06:51 PM

    Colombia: The fast rising Indian pair of Divij Sharan and Purav Raja clinched its first ever ATP tour level title with a hard-fought win over Edouard Roger-Vasselin and Igor Sijsling in the summit clash of the Claro Open. The fourth seeded Indians defeated the second-seed French-Dutch combination 7-6(4), 7-6(3) in...
  • Representing India in Grand Slam is special: Divij, Raja 20-06-2013 05:36 PM

    New Delhi: From plying their trade on the ATP Challenger Tour in the last few months to reaching a Grand Slam, it has been a rewarding journey for Divij Sharan and Purav Raja and the duo Thursday said they won't be easy meat for big teams at Wimbledon. Divij and...
  • Divij, Raja qualify for Wimbledon doubles main draw 19-06-2013 08:54 PM

    London: Divij Sharan and Purav Raja will make their first ever appearance at a Grand Slam as the Indian duo on Wednesday qualified for the Wimbledon men's doubles event. Seeded fourth in the qualifying event, left-handed Divij and Purav received a walkover from their second round opponents, Andreas Haider-Maurer from...
  • Young guns ready for Davis Cup 01-02-2013 10:27 AM

    VM Ranjeet, Vijayant Malik and Purav Raja will make their Davis Cup debuts as India take on South Korea. ...