The hosts will be led by world number 37 Marin Cilic and the 2014 US Open champion is only top-50 singles player in their ranks.
Prajnesh Gunneswaran and Sumit Nagal will lead India's challenge in the third edition of the Bengaluru Open that begins here on Monday.
The All India Tennis Association (AITA) has asked Rajpal to continue leading the side in the 2020 season.
By FPJ News Service
India No. 2 Nagal, who took a set away against legendary Roger Federer during his debut Grand Slam match at 2019 US Open
By FPJ Bureau
Nagal, who was initially placed in the alternative list, made cut into the 20-size main draw list.
"Like I said first it is the top 100 then look for the top 80 and look for the Olympics spot.
India completed a 4-0 win after Sumit Nagal defeated Yousef Kalil 6-1 6-0 in 32 minutes long clash.
By Free Press Journal Correspondent
Sumit Nagal earned his first-ever Davis Cup win, beating Hufaiza Mohammed Rehman 6-0 6-2 in the second singles which lasted 64 minutes.
The Independent Tribunal of the ITF endorsed the decision taken by the Davis Cup Committee on November 4 that the tie should be shifted t...Read More
In their first meeting this year at the Challenger level, 25-year-old Ramkumar, seeded sixth, notched up a 6-4, 7-6 (5) win over Indian N...Read More
With 856 points, Paes is now fourth-highest ranked Indian player behind Rohan Bopanna (38), Divij Sharan (46) and Purav Raja, who re-ente...Read More
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MSLTA set to stage their uninterrupted Challengers for the six years
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Despite producing breakthrough performances, India’s new tennis sensation hasn’t got the financial help he needs
It's really sad nobody is coming up to invest into tennis," he added
On Sunday, Nagal beat Facundo Bagnis of Argentina 6-4, 6-2 in the final that lasted for just 37 minutes to claim his second Challenger ti...Read More
Mumbai: Veteran Leander Paes on Friday said Sumit Nagal's real challenge lies in sustaining his recent performance, which has made the wo...Read More
New Delhi: Over the years, India's cricket team captain Virat Kohli has shown his love and support to other sporting disciplines and the ...Read More
By Ayaz Memon
Cricket, of course, remains the pre-eminent sport in the country. But interest in other sports is thankfully growing too and will get a f...Read More