YUKI BHAMBRI

  • Tennis: Yuki Bhambri wins Karshi ITF Futures trophy 1 week ago

    Karshi: Yuki Bhambri clinched the USD 15,000 ITF Futures tournament on Saturday with a straight-set win over Dzmitry Zhyrmont and ensured that he will get entry into the French Open qualifying event. The 22-year-old Yuki, seeded second, overcame his Belarusian third seed rival 6-2, 6-4 in the final and pocketed 27...
  • India's Yuki Bhambri loses to Andy Murray in 1st round of Australian Open January 19, 2015

    Melbourne: Two-time Grand Slam champion Andy Murray beat Indian qualifier Yuki Bhambri 6-3, 6-4, 7-6 (3) on Monday to begin another quest to win an elusive Australian Open title. Playing in the newly refurbished Margaret Court Arena, Murray trailed 4-1 in the third set before coming back to level the set...
  • Yuki Bhambri up against Andy Murray in Australian Open 1st round January 17, 2015

    Melbourne: Indian youngster Yuki Bhambri could not have asked for a tougher draw as he has been pitted against world number six and two-time Grand Slam champion Andy Murray in his first round of the Australian Open. Yuki, the lone Indian to feature in the singles main draw, has endured a...
  • Yuki one win away from entering Australian Open singles main draw January 15, 2015

    Melbourne: Yuki Bhambri kept alive his hopes of making the Australian Open singles main draw after scoring a straight sets victory over higher-ranked Yoshihito Nishioka in the qualifying event, here on Thursday. The 314th-ranked Indian dispatched Nishioka 7-6 (10-8), 6-3 in one hour and 40 minutes in the second round contest. Yuki...
  • Yuki wins but Somdev, Ramkumar bow out of Australian Open qualifiers January 14, 2015

    Melbourne: Yuki Bhambri was the only Indian to cross the first hurdle in the Australian Open qualifiers on Wednesday while Somdev Devvarman and Ramkumar Ramanathan fell by the way side after featuring in tight matches. Yuki, ranked 314th, knocked out Russian 15th seed Evgeny Donskoy 4-6 6-1 8-6 in his first...
  • Prashanth shocks Yuki Bhambri in Chennai Open qualifying January 4, 2015

    Chennai: N. Vijay Shankar Prashanth knocked out Davis Cupper Yuki Bhambri 1-6, 7-6(3), 6-3, in the second round of the qualifying competition of the Aircel Chennai Open here on Sunday. Also making his exit was second seeded Andre Kudryavtsev of Russia, who went down in three sets to local challenger Vinayak...
  • Asian Games Tennis: Sanam-Saketh reach doubles final, Yuki-Divij settle for bronze September 28, 2014

    Incheon: Indian men's doubles pair of Sanam Singh and Saketh Myneni assured India of atleast a silver medal in tennis while Yuki Bhambri and Divij Sharan missed out on a golden opportunity to make it 1-2 for the country blowing away two match points en route settling for a bronze. Sanam,...
  • Asian Games: Yuki Bhambri settles for bronze in tennis September 28, 2014

    Incheon: Yuki Bhambri on Sunday clinched India's lone singles' medal in tennis at the ongoing Asian Games, settling for a bronze in the men's event after unforced errors cost him the semifinal clash against Japan's Yoshihito Nishioka here. A profligate Yuki lost the match 6-3, 2-6, 1-6 in one hour and...
  • Asian Games Tennis: Yuki Bhambri in semis, Sanam out September 27, 2014

    Incheon: India's Yuki Bhambri marched into the semi-finals of men's singles tennis event with a commanding display but compatriot Sanam Singh was knocked out after losing his quarter-final match of the 17th Asian Games on Saturday. Bhambri, seeded fourth, took an hour and 13 minutes to dispose off Danai Udomchoke of...
  • Asian Games Tennis: Yuki Bhambri, Sanam Singh, Ankita Raina enter pre-quarters September 25, 2014

    Incheon: Indian tennis players Yuki Bhambri, Sanam Singh and Ankita Raina registered comfortable wins in their respective singles matches to sail into the pre-quarterfinals of the 17th Asian Games, here on Thursday. All the three Indians were hardly tested by their opponents as they registered straight set wins without breaking any...
  • Asian Games 2014: India blank Nepal 30 in men's tennis to reach quarterfinals September 21, 2014

    Incheon: India blanked Nepal 30 to sail into the quarterfinals of men's tennis team event in the 17th Asian Games here on Sunday. Yuki Bhambri did not drop a game en route to a crushing straight sets 60, 60 win over Jeetendra Pariyar to seal the issue in India's favour, after...
  • Davis Cup: There was no pressure on me, says Yuki Bhambri September 15, 2014

    Bangalore: India's tennis player Yuki Bhambri on Monday denied there was any pressure on him for retaining his place in the squad after losing two matches in the Davis Cup World Group Playoff against Serbia, which the hosts lost 23. "I don't think so," he told reporters at the postmatch press...
  • Davis Cup: Pressure was high but proud to win it for Serbia, says Krajinovic September 15, 2014

    Bangalore: A sleepless night following raininduced suspension of play and overnight change of schedules seemed to have done little to dampen Filip Krajinovic who won the decisive fifth rubber to help Serbia beat India 32 in their Davis Cup World Group playoff here Monday afternoon. The match was halted Sunday night...
  • India lose 23 against Serbia in Davis Cup World Group playoff September 15, 2014

    Bangalore: Champions in 2010 and runnersup last year Serbia regained their Davis Cup World Group spot when they completed a 32 win over India in the playoff on Monday. Filip Kranjinovic won the second reverse singles that was halted Sunday night due to rain, against Yuki Bhambri 63, 64, 64. It took...
  • Davis Cup: Yuki Bhambri loses to Dusan Lajovic September 12, 2014

    The 61stranked Dusan Lajovic disposed of 153rdranked Yuki Bhambri 63, 62, 75 in just over two hours. ...
  • Davis Cup: Serbia take day one honours, lead 20 against India September 12, 2014

    Even a secondstring Serbia proved a mighty opponent as Yuki Bhambri and Somdev Devvarman suffered crushing singles defeats to leave India trailing 02 on the opening day of the Davis Cup World Group playoff tie here today. Serbia, who are here without their top stars, dominated the proceedings to comfortably place...
  • Davis Cup: Unforced errors cost me, says Yuki Bhambri September 12, 2014

    Bangalore: Yuki Bhambri, who failed to rise to the occasion and suffered a straightset bashing at the hands of Dusan Lajovic in the opening singles, on Friday said unforced errors and failure to push the opponent hard had done in him in the Davis Cup World Group Playoff tie. "I felt...
  • Yuki Bhambri to play Dusan Lajovic in first Davis singles September 11, 2014

    Bangalore: Yuki Bhambri and Dusan Lajovic will open the proceedings, playing the first singles in the Davis Cup World Group playoff tie between India and Serbia beginning here on Friday, as per the draw that was made on Thursday by Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah. In the second singles, Somdev Devvarman will...
  • Yuki, Sanam also lose; no Indian in US Open singles event August 22, 2014

    New York: There will be no Indian competing in the singles event of the US Open this year as all three players have been eliminated from the qualifying competition following second round defeats of Yuki Bhambri and Sanam Singh. Yuki Bhambri, who has missed oncourt action for five months this season...
  • 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 playoff against 2013 finalists Serbia in Bangalore on September 1214. 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 August 13, 2014

    New Delhi: Yuki Bhambri returned to the Indian Davis Cup squad for the World Group playoff tie against world No 2 side Serbia as the selectors picked an expected sixmember 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 top100, Yuki Bhambri out of top150 April 28, 2014

    New Delhi: A struggling Somdev Devvarman on Monday dropped out of top100 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 doublecrown 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 semifinal clash with his Indian compatriot Yuki Bhambri in the USD 50,000 ATP Challenger Tennis tournament here on Thursday. The other semifinal 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 quarterfinals 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...