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Raja-Sharan advance in Wimbledon qualifiers
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Raja-Sharan advance in Wimbledon qualifiers

Jun 18 2013, 4:42am CDT | by

London, June 18 (IANS) Indian tennis pair Purav Raja and Divij Sharan advanced to the men's doubles second round of the Wimbledon qualifiers here by winning their match in straight sets.

London, June 18 — Indian tennis pair Purav Raja and Divij Sharan advanced to the men's doubles second round of the Wimbledon qualifiers here by winning their match in straight sets. The qualifying...

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Raja-Sharan advance in Wimbledon qualifiers

Jun 18 2013, 4:42am CDT | by

London, June 18 (IANS) Indian tennis pair Purav Raja and Divij Sharan advanced to the men's doubles second round of the Wimbledon qualifiers here by winning their match in straight sets.

London, June 18 — Indian tennis pair Purav Raja and Divij Sharan advanced to the men's doubles second round of the Wimbledon qualifiers here by winning their match in straight sets.

The qualifying fourth seeds Monday defeated Italian-American pairing Flavio Cipolla and Wayne Odesnik 6-4, 6-2 on the lone grass court major.

In the second and final qualification round, they will face Austro-Czech duo Andreas Haider-Maurer and Jiri Vesely for a place in the main draw.

Earlier in men's singles, Somdev Devvarman was eliminated in the first round.

The 28-year-old, ranked 140 in the world, was upset by Australia's World No.212 Matt Reid 6-7(4), 6-4, 16-18.

The main draw starts June 24.

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Advanced Baseline men's tennis rankings: July 2014

Jul 9 2014 10:52am CDT | Source: SBNation

2011 French Open - Day Eleven
Colin Davy's Advanced Baseline ratings have been updated for July. Not surprisingly, when the No. 1 player wins Wimbledon, he remains No. 1. Still No. 1 A series of close slam losses by Novak Djokovic showed us the pretty clear difference between process and outcome. Process gets you to the top of the advanced ratings; outcomes are remembered. Djokovic has been No. 1 for most of the last two years of Advanced Baseline ratings, but he hadn't won a ...
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