Chennai Open: Day four in pictures

Ramkumar Ramanathan's defence was outstanding and he scurried across the court to keep the rallies going. Photo: R. Ragu
Ramkumar is ecstatic after beating Alexander Kudryavtsev and progressing to the quarterfinals. Photo: R. Ragu
Alexander Kudryavtsev was hitting the ball clean in the first set but succumbed to Ramkumar's persistent rallies in the second and third. Photo: PTI
Shivakumar Palani, a racquet stringer, doing his work at the Chennai Open. Photo: R. Ragu
Ten-year-old Vihaan Iyer had flown from Singapore to watch the Chennai Open. Photo: S. R. Raghunathan
Known for his culinary skills, Guillermo Garcia-Lopez dons the role of a chef to make a dosa. Photo: S. R. Ragunathan