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Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Sumit Nagal


Prajnesh, Sumit Nagal crash as India's singles challenge ends in Bengaluru Open

February 13, 2020 9:05 pm

While the seventh seed Prajnesh Gunneswaran threw in the towel to Benjamin Bonzi of France 6-7(5), 0-6, eighth seed Sumit Nagal lost to 11th seed Blaz Rola of Slovenia 3-6, 3-6 in the pre-quarterfinals.

Sumit Nagal wants to learn the hard court way

February 04, 2020 8:10 am

In the 2019 season, Nagal decided to play clay tournaments to help consolidate his return to the tour after a long bout with shoulder problems.

Maharashtra Open preview: Depleted field raises title hopes for Indians

February 03, 2020 11:33 am

A depleted foreign field means that there is more scope for lower ranked Indian players to make it to the main draw.

Change in ATP schedule means no big stars for India's only ATP event

February 02, 2020 9:49 am

Ever since the start of the tournament in its former host city Chennai, it was played as a season-opener and attracted top stars – the likes of Carlos Moya, Patrick Rafter, three-time Grand Slam champion Stan Wawrinka, and even a certain Rafael Nadal.

Prajnesh Gunneswaran advances to final round, Sumit Nagal makes early exit in Australian Open qualifiers

January 16, 2020 4:26 pm

The lone Indian contender in women's singles qualifier, Anikta Raina also made an early exit after losing 6-2 7-6 against Bulgaria's Viktoriya Tomova.

As poor air disrupts Australian Open qualifiers, Sumit Nagal forced to wait

January 15, 2020 3:53 pm

The 22-year-old Indian was scheduled to take on Egypt's Mohamed Safwat in the first round of the qualifiers, but smoke from bushfires that are blanketing Melbourne played spoilsport.

From Sumit Nagal to controversial Davis Cup, a topsy-turvy year for Indian tennis

December 23, 2019 4:00 pm

After Sumit Nagal lived a dream taking a set off Roger Federer in a US Open first-rounder, his upward curve continued throughout the year. He finished the year at No. 130 after starting from 340.

Sumit Nagal: The monk who sold his Ducati

November 17, 2019 9:12 am

Taking a set off Roger Federer at US Open might have been the highlight of Sumit Nagal’s year. But what defines 2019 for the young Indian tennis talent is the new-found maturity and poise in his game, as he remains grateful for staying injury-free and forging ahead with his furious forehand, finds The Indian Express

Sumit Nagal achieves career-best ranking of 129

October 07, 2019 11:54 am

Sumit Nagal, who has been in good form of late after winning the Buenos Aires ATP Challenger, reaped the benefit of a semi-final finish at the ATP Challenger Campinas in Brazil last week.

Sumit Nagal enters semifinal of ATP Challenger Campinas

October 05, 2019 3:20 pm

Sumit Nagal, placed at a career-best 135 right now, knocked out 13th seed Francisco Cerundolo 7-6 7-5 to book his second last-four appearance in two weeks.


US Open: Sumit Nagal takes set from Roger Federer before exiting

August 29, 2019 9:23 am

After fighting hard for two hours and 25 minutes, Sumit Nagal earned some fans as he walked out of the Arthur Ashe Stadium signing a few autographs and to a loud applause.