Sunday, March 26, 2023

Yuki Bhambri and Saketh Myneni win a cracker of a remaining for Challenger doubles title

Yuki Bhambri and Saketh Myneni, doubles champions of Bangkok Challenger.
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Prime seeds Yuki Bhambri and Saketh Myneni got here via a cracker of a doubles remaining with their repute enhanced as they recorded a 2-6, 7-6(7), [14-12] victory over Christopher Rungkat and Akira Santillan within the $80,000 Challenger tennis match right here on Saturday.

The champion staff collected 75 ATP factors and $4,645. The runners-up gained 50 factors and $2,700.

Sixth crown

It was the sixth Challenger title as a pair for Yuki and Saketh who had gained 5 final 12 months. Saketh had additionally gained one other Challenger with Ramkumar Ramanathan final 12 months in Bengaluru.

Earlier than being hit by accidents, Yuki had gained six Challenger doubles titles until 2016, together with one with Mahesh Bhupathi in Delhi.

Saketh had additionally gained eight Challenger doubles titles earlier, with a bunch of companions like Sanam Singh, Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan, Divij Sharan, Arjun Kadhe and Vijay Sundar Prashanth.

With each of them within the top-100 of world doubles rank, Yuki and Saketh would intention to interrupt into the ATP tournaments and Grand Slam occasions this season.

The outcomes:

Doubles (remaining): Yuki Bhambri & Saketh Myneni bt Christopher Rungkat (Ina) & Akira Santillan (Aus) 2-6, 7-6(7), [14-12].

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