Jan 12, 1 year ago
,

Yuki Bhambri one win away from Australian Open main draw

http://sportstalk24.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/yuki-m.jpghttp://sportstalk24.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/yuki-m.jpgYuki Bhambri one win away from Australian Open main draw




India’s top singles player Yuki Bhambri is just one win away from making it to the main draw of Australian Open after a commanding second round win at the Qualifiers on Friday.

The 15th seed Yuki totally dominated his opponent (world number 183) Carlos Taberner by defeating him in just under an hour by 6-0, 6-2.

As the score line suggests, the top-ranked Indian singles player breezed through winning 74% of his first serve points and 82% on second serve, converting six out of eight break points while giving away only one of two.

Australian Open

he 25-year-old Indian, ranked 122, will now fight it out with Canadian Peter Polanksy for a place in the main draw of Australian Open.

If Bhambri clears the final hurdle, it will be his third appearance in the Australian men singles main draw.


In 2015, as a qualifier, he had lost to Andy Murray in the first round and in 2016 he bumped into Tomas Berdych to make a first round exit.

Another Indian fighting for the main draw, Ramkumar Ramanathan (World no. 139) will play France’s Gleb Sakharov(World no. 156) in his second round match. The 28th seed had come back from a set and 3-5 down to beat American Bradley Klahn 6-7(6-8), 7-6(7-3), 6-2 in the first round of Australian Open Qualifiers.


Sportstalk24

Sportstalk24 makes sure the users gets the best information about Live Cricket Score, Live football score, Sports Schedule and their favourite Sports Blog Posts.

Share "Yuki Bhambri one win away from Australian Open main draw" via

No comments yet.

Leave a reply

More in Tennis
11:14 am, 2 months ago

Australian Open 2019: Prajnesh qualifies for the main draw

India’s number one singles player Prajnesh Gunneswaran has defeated Yosuke Watanuki of Japan in the third round of Australian Open Qualifiers…

1:44 am, 3 months ago

Tommy Haas: “Andy Murray can play his best tennis again in summer 2019”

Former World no.2, Tommy Haas has urged the tennis world not to write off Andy Murray yet as he can play some of his best tennis again in the summer of 2019 season….

1:33 am, 3 months ago

Tommy Haas: “Andy Murray can play his best tennis again in summer 2019”

Former World no.2, Tommy Haas has urged the tennis world not to write off Andy Murray yet as he can play some of his best tennis again in the summer of 2019 season….