Leander Paes in doubles quarterfinals of Newport, with Marcus Daniell
Leander Paes, seeded third in partnership with Marcus Daniell of New Zealand, beat Max Purcell and Luke Saville of Australia 2-6, 6-2, 10-5 in the doubles pre-quarterfinals of the $652,245 Hall of Fame ATP tennis tournament in Newport, Rhode Island.
In the Challenger in Kazakhstan, Sidharth Rawat beat the Uzbek Davis Cupper Sanjar Fayziev with surprising ease at 6-2, 6-2.
$652,245 ATP, Newport, US
Doubles (pre-quarterfinals): Marcus Daniell (NZL) & Leander Paes bt Max Purcell & Luke Saville (AUS) 2-6, 6-2, 10-5..
$135,400 Challenger, Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan
Singles (first round): Sidharth Rawat bt Sanjar Fayziev (UZB) 6-2, 6-2.
$25,000 ITF men, Kassel, Germany
Qualifying singles (second and final round): Pavle Daljev (SRB) bt Nitin Kumar Sinha 0-6, 6-4, [10-7]; First round: Nitin Kumar Sinha bt Mike Loccisano (GER) 6-3, 6-3.
$15,000 ITF men, Castelo Branco, Portugal
Qualifying singles (first round): Terence Das bt Lazar Markovic (US) 6-1, 6-2.
$15,000 ITF men, Tabarka, Tunisia
Singles (first round): Duje Ajdukovic (CRO) bt Siddhant Banthia 1-6, 7-5, 6-4.
Qualifying singles (first round): Jake Hersey (GBR) bt Tarun Anirudh Chilakalapudi 7-5, 6-2; Juan Ignacio Alcalde (ARG) bt Anshumat Srivastava 6-4, 6-0; Shunsuke Wakita (JPN) bt Bharath Nishok Kumaran 6-1, 6-2; Lynn May Kempen (GER) bt PC Vignesh 4-6, 7-5, [10-5].
$25,000 ITF women, Qujing, China
Qualifying singles (second and final round): Ashmitha Easwaramurthi bt Madison Frahn (AUS) 7-5, 5-7, [10-5].
$25,000 ITF women, Olomouc, Czech Republic
Doubles (pre-quarterfinals): Valeriya Strakhova (UKR) & Rutuja Bhosale bt Kristyna Hrabalova & Barbora Miklova (CZE) 6-2, 7-6(2).
$25,000 ITF women, Palmela, Portugal
Qualifying singles (second and final round): Valentina Ivanov (NZL) bt Shrivalli Rashmikaa Bhamidipaty 7-6(9), 6-0; Sathwika Sama bt Ana Filipa Santos (POR) 6-2, 6-3; First round: Shrivalli Rashmikaa Bhamidipaty bt Kimberly Ainafe Mpukusa (GBR) 4-6, 6-3, [12-10]; Sathwika SSama bt Beatriz Paciletti Duarte Da Costa (POR) 6-3, 6-1.
Doubles (pre-quarterfinals): Estelle Cascino (FRA) & Julia Terziyska (BUL) bt RitaMaria Bentes De Oliveira Pinto (POR) & Sathwika Sama 6-1, 7-5.
$15,000 ITF women, Dion, France
Singles (first round): Zoe Richard (FRA) bt Sai Samhitha 6-4, 2-6, 7-6(3).
(Courtesy: The Hindu)