Prajnesh Gunneswaran (born 12 November 1989) is an Indian tennis player. He has won 2 ATP Challenger and 8 ITF titles in singles and 1 ITF title in doubles. He is currently the highest-ranked Indian singles player and represents India at the Davis Cup.
Likewise, who is the No 1 Indian female tennis player?
|Born||11 January 1993 Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India|
|Height||1.63 m (5 ft 4 in)|
|Turned pro||May 2009|
|Plays||Right-handed (two-handed backhand)|
Hereof, who is the best Indian tennis player?
List of Indian tennis players & Achievements
|S.N||Indian tennis players name|
Who is the famous tennis player?
Top 100 ranking per Tennis Channel in 2012
|2||Rod Laver ‡ ◊ ‡||19|
|3||Steffi Graf ‡||22|
History-Making First Indian Tennis Player
Sardar Nihal Singh made history by becoming the first Indian tennis player to compete in a game at the Wimbledon Gentleman’s Championships in 1908.
Mahesh Shrinivas Bhupathi
Margaret Court has 24 singles majors, an all-time record. In 1970, Court became the first woman during the Open Era to win the singles Grand Slam. Serena Williams is the winner of 23 Major singles titles – Open Era record.
In February, Mirza became the first-ever Indian woman to win a WTA title, by winning her hometown event, the AP Tourism Hyderabad Open, defeating ninth-seeded Alona Bondarenko in the final.
India witnessed a good show in table tennis at Tokyo 2020 by its players. The Tokyo Olympics 2020 has provided the world with a much-needed respite from its WFH (work from home) lifestyle. Despite the pandemic and the concern over the rise in covid cases in Tokyo, the Summer Games can still be called a success.
|Occupation||Table tennis coach Sports administrator|
|Known for||Two times national champion in table tennis|
The game was invented in England in the early days of the 20th century and was originally called Ping-Pong, a trade name. The name table tennis was adopted in 1921–22 when the old Ping-Pong Association formed in 1902 was revived.