No Indians make Cut for Main Draw of French Open


New Delhi, May 23: There will be no Indian playing at this year's French Open singles as all three contenders Yuki Bhambri, Ramkumar Ramanathan and Somdev Devvarman bowed out of the qualifiers of the tournament.

India number one Yuki Bhambri was the last hope but he also lost in the second-round of the Qualifiers. Yuki suffered a 4-6 3-6 defeat against Germany's Tim Puetz while Ramkumar Ramanathan was routed 2-6 0-6 by America's Jared Donaldson.

Russian Evgeny Donskoy had ousted Somdev Devvarman 6-2 6-4 in his second round.World number one Sania Mirza in women’s doubles will lead the Indian challenge at the second Grand Slam of the season and Rohan Bopanna will play in men's doubles.


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