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Somdev knocks out Xavier Malisse, to meet Nadal

Indias Somdev Devvarman1 150x150 Somdev knocks out Xavier Malisse, to meet NadalIndia’s Somdev Devvarman won the last five points in the third-set tie-break to knock out Belgian Xavier Malisse 6-1, 3-6, 7-6 (5) to set up a pre-quarterfinal encounter with World No. 1 Rafael Nadal at the ATP World Tour Masters 1000 tournament here. Somdev, who is playing his third main draw here, was down 2-5 [...] Continue reading Somdev knocks out Xavier Malisse, to meet Nadal

Davis Cup: Somdev stuns Tipsarevic, India level with Serbia

Indias Somdev Devvarman 150x150 Davis Cup: Somdev stuns Tipsarevic, India level with SerbiaIt was a fantastic feast of tennis from Somdev Devvarman, who clinched a sensational straight sets victory over Janko Tipsarevic, to pull India back level at 1-1 with Serbia in the Davis Cup World Group first round here Friday night after Rohan Bopanna went down to World No. 18 Viktor Troicki in five sets. Somdev [...] Continue reading Davis Cup: Somdev stuns Tipsarevic, India level with Serbia

India”s tennis ace Somdev Devvarman on Tuesday defeated Denis Istomin of Uzbekistan 6-1, 6-2 to clinch India”s seventh gold at the Asian Games. This was India”s first ever gold medal in men”s singles tennis event at Asian Games. Somdev had also won the double”s gold pairing with Sanam Singh on Monday. Continue reading Asian Games: Somdev Devvarman wins seventh gold for India