Prajnesh Gunneswaran settles for bronze at Jakarta

Prajnesh Gunneswaran settles for bronze at Jakarta

Prajnesh Gunneswaran (born 12 November 1989) is an Indian Tennis player.  He has won 8 ITF titles in singles and 1 ITF title in doubles. He represented Indian Davis Cup Team in 2017 Davis Cup.

The 28-year-old from Chennai has steadily worked his way up the ranks through this year, from a Davis Cup thriller to his first Challenger title.

Prajnesh Gunneswaran settled for bronze in men’s singles tennis event at Asian Games 2018 after he lost his semi-final match to Uzbekistan’s Denis Istomin.

Prajnesh became only the sixth Indian to win a men’s singles medal at the Asian Games.  Prajnesh, who is ranked 161st in the world, fought hard but went down 2-6, 2-6 to world No.75 Istomin in 86 minutes. Prajnesh was no match to the strength and power of Istomin.  Denis Istomin not only held his serves with ease but broke Prajnesh twice in both the sets to comfortably take the win.

Congratulations Prajnesh Gunneswaran on your success.

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