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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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
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.
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.
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.