Ankita bows out of French Open qualifiers


Ankita Raina may just no longer move previous the second one spherical on the French Open qualifiers, struggling a directly set defeat towards Japan’s Kurumi Nara, right here on Thursday.

Ankita, India’s most sensible singles participant, misplaced the second one spherical contest 3-6 2-6 in a single hour and 21 mins.

“It (match) was not bad. I had chances in my service game but she returned very well today. If I had converted those games, then it would have been different. Also there were windy conditions today,” Ankita stated after her fit.

Ankita’s defeat signifies that no Indian will compete within the singles major draw of the clay courtroom Grand Slam.

Sumit Nagal, Ramkumar Ramanathan and Prajnesh Gunneswaran have already bowed out of the lads’s singles qualifiers.

Rohan Bopanna and Divij Sharan will compete within the males’s doubles with their respective companions.



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