Davis Cup: Leander Paes and Sanam Singh give India unassailable 3-0 lead against Indonesia

Updated: 06 April 2013 20:09 IST

Paes and Sanam lost seven games before easing past the Indonesian pair 6-2 6-1 6-4 at the Karnataka State Lawn Tennis Association Stadium.

Davis Cup: Leander Paes and Sanam Singh give India unassailable 3-0 lead against Indonesia

India veteran Leander Paes and Sanam Singh beat Elbert Sie and David Agung Susanto in straight sets to help India take an unassailable 3-0 lead in the Asia-Oceanic Davis Cup Group I first-round relegation play-off tie in Bangalore on Saturday.

Paes and Sanam lost seven games before easing past the Indonesian pair 6-2 6-1 6-4 at the Karnataka State Lawn Tennis Association Stadium.

On Friday, Somdev Devvarman defeated Wisnu Adi Nugroho of Indonesia 6-1 6-2 6-2 while Yuki Bhambri saw off Christopher Rungkat 6-3 6-2 6-3 to put India in advantageous position on first day.

In the reverse singles on Sunday, Somdev will play Christopher Rungkat, while Yuki will be up against Wisnu Adi Nugroho.



Topics : Tennis India Indonesia Leander Paes
Related Articles
Indian Aces Begin IPTL With Win Over Japan Warriors
Indian Aces Begin IPTL With Win Over Japan Warriors
34 Spaniards Detained in Tennis Match-Fixing Investigation
34 Spaniards Detained in Tennis Match-Fixing Investigation
Praveen Mahajan Becomes First Woman President of All India Tennis Association
Praveen Mahajan Becomes First Woman President of All India Tennis Association
Show Comments
Advertisement