Sanam Singh enters Knoxville ATP Challenger pre-quarterfinals
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Sanam Singh enters Knoxville ATP Challenger pre-quarterfinals

Sanam Singh defeated Germany's Nils Langer 6-1 6-4 to move to the singles pre-quarterfinals of the USD 50,000 hard court event, where he now faces American fifth seed Donald Young.

Divij Sharan-Purav Raja enter quarters of Ortisei Challenger event
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Divij Sharan-Purav Raja enter quarters of Ortisei Challenger event

The top-seeded Indian pair beat David Kostner and Patric Prinoth 6-1 6-3 in the first round of the Euro 64,000 hard court event.

Yuki Bhambri enters quarters, Divij-Raja bow out in ATP Challengers in Australia
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Yuki Bhambri enters quarters, Divij-Raja bow out in ATP Challengers in Australia

Yuki Bhambri had won the first set 6-2 and was leading the second 1-0 when the Australian qualifier conceded the match after 42 minutes due to shin pain in both the legs.

Divij Sharan-Purav Raja lose in final of Tashkent ATP Challenger
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Divij Sharan-Purav Raja lose in final of Tashkent ATP Challenger

The duo of Divij Sharan and Purav Raja lost 4-6 4-6 in a contest that lasted one hour and eight minutes at the Olympic Tennis School Complex.

Divij Sharan-Purav Raja in final of Tashkent Challenger
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Divij Sharan-Purav Raja in final of Tashkent Challenger

The Indian pair will take on Russian pair of Mikhail Elgin and Teymuraz Gabashvili in the doubles finals on Saturday. The Russians

Purav Raja-Divij Sharan in semis of Tashkent ATP Challenger
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Purav Raja-Divij Sharan in semis of Tashkent ATP Challenger

In the semifinals, Raja and Sharan will clash with the unseeded Israeli pair of Dudi Sela and Amir Weintraub, who stunned fourth seeded Thai Twins Sonchai and Sonchat Ratiwatana in the another quarterfinal match.

Leander Paes and Somdev Devvarman progress in men
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Leander Paes and Somdev Devvarman progress in men's doubles, Divij-Raja pair bows out

Divij Sharan and Purav Raja lost 5-7 5-7 to higher-ranked Colombian pairing of Juan Sebastian Cabal and Robert Farah in their first round. Paes and new partner Daniele Bracciali will now fight it out with Cabal and Farah for a place in the semifinals.

Divij Sharan and Purav Raja ousted from St Petersburg Open
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Divij Sharan and Purav Raja ousted from St Petersburg Open

The Indian pair had also bowed out of the Luxembourg Challenger after the first round defeat. Before that they had a superb US Open campaign, where they reached round of 16.

Somdev Devvarman knocked out in first round of ATP Challenger
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Somdev Devvarman knocked out in first round of ATP Challenger

Somdev, seeded second, lost 2-6 3-6 to Russian Konstantin Kravchuk in the opening round the USD 75,000 hard court event.

Divij Sharan, Purav Raja win first ATP Tour title in Bogota
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Divij Sharan, Purav Raja win first ATP Tour title in Bogota

The victory speaks a lot as Sijsling had made finals at Australian Open and Vasselin had appeared in the Wimbledon semifinals.

Divij Sharan-Purav Raja storm into final of Claro Open
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Divij Sharan-Purav Raja storm into final of Claro Open

They will now fight it out with second seeds Edouard Roger-Vasselin of France and Igor Sijsling of the Netherlands in the final.

Wimbledon 2013: Divij-Raja
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Wimbledon 2013: Divij-Raja's Grand Slam debut ends in heart-breaking Round 1 loss

The Indian qualifiers went down 7-6 (4) 6-2 3-6 4-6 4-6 against American Nicholas Monroe and Simon Stadler of Germany in three hours and 15 minutes on Monday night.

Paes-Stepanek face Bracciali-Erlich in Wimbledon opener
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Paes-Stepanek face Bracciali-Erlich in Wimbledon opener

Purav Raja and Divij Sharan will make their Grand Slam debut against American Nicholas Monroe and Simon Stadler of Germany.

Representing India in Wimbledon is special: Divij Sharan
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Representing India in Wimbledon is special: Divij Sharan

Divij Sharan and Purav Raja qualified for Wimbledon to enhance the country's representation in the men's doubles event, which will now have five Indians competing.

Divij Sharan, Purav Raja qualify for Wimbledon doubles main draw
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Divij Sharan, Purav Raja qualify for Wimbledon doubles main draw

It is a big career boost for Divij and Raja, who are regular partners on the Challenger Tour. This season they have made four finals, winning the Kyoto event and ending runners-up at Nottingham, Johannesburg and Leon, Mexio.

Divij Sharan, Purav Raja inch closer to Wimbledon men
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Divij Sharan, Purav Raja inch closer to Wimbledon men's doubles qualification

They next play Andreas Haider-Maurer of Austria and Jiri Vesely of Czech Republic in the final qualifying round tomorrow.

Divij Sharan, Purav Raja lose in Nottingham final
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Divij Sharan, Purav Raja lose in Nottingham final

The fourth seeded Indians lost the final 6-7(5) 7-6(3) 8-10 to the second seeded brothers' team.

After one win and a walk-over, Divij Sharan, Purav Raja in semis in China
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After one win and a walk-over, Divij Sharan, Purav Raja in semis in China

The third seeded Indian pair, looking for its second title of the season, carved out a hard fought 4-6, 6-3, 10-7 win over Hsin-Han Lee and Hsien-Yin Peng of Chinese Taipei in the opening round.

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