Bopanna loses first round

Among Indian tennis players, Ramkumar Ramanathan and Karman Kaur Thandi were among those who lost in the first round.

A file photo of Rohan Bopanna.   -  AP

Rohan Bopanna in partnership with Edouard Roger-Vasselin of France was beaten 6-4, 6-7(5), [10-5] by Karen Khachanov of Russia and Lucas Pouille of France in the doubles pre-quarterfinals of the €1,996,245 ATP tennis tournament in Holland.

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In the ATP event in New York, Davis Cupper Ramkumar Ramanathan was beaten in the first round of the qualifying event, while Divij Sharan was beaten in the first round of doubles in partnership with Scott Lipsky of the US.

The results:

€ 1,996,245 ATP, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Doubles (pre-quarterfinals): Karen Khachanov (Rus) & Lucas Pouille (Fra) bt Edouard Roger-Vasselin (Fra) & Rohan Bopanna 6-4, 6-7(5), [10-5].

$748,450 ATP, New York, US

Qualifying singles (first round): Ernesto Escobedo (US) bt Ramkumar Ramanathan 7-5, 6-3.

Doubles (pre-quarterfinals):
Ryan Harrison & Steve Johnson (US) bt Scott Lipsky (US) & Divij Sharan 7-5, 6-3.

$25,000 ITF women, Perth, Australia

Singles (first round): Gabriella Taylor (GBR) bt Karman Kaur Thandi 6-4, 6-3.

Doubles (pre-quarterfinals):
Chihiro Muramatsu & Ayano Shimizu (Jpn) bt Prarthana Thombare & Valeria Savinykh (Rus) 3-6, 7-6(1), [10-2].

$15,000 ITF women, Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt

Doubles (pre-quarterfinals): Federica Arcidiacono & Claudia Coppola (Ita) bt Anna Pribylova (Rus) & Natasha Palha 6-3, 6-4.

$15,000 ITF women, Manacor, Spain

Doubles (pre-quarterfinals): Claudia Cianci (Por) & Snehadevi Reddy bt Francescamaria Panarale & Gaia Squarcialupi (Ita) 6-1, 7-6(7).

$15,000 ITF women, Antalya, Turkey

Singles (first round): Carson Branstine (Can) bt Riya Bhatia 5-7, 7-6(4), 6-4.

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