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Asian Games 2018, Day 2: Tennis, Prajnesh Gunneswaran in action, Live Score, Latest Updates & Results

Ramanathan and Gunneswaran entered the Round of 16
Updated: 20 August 2018 17:32 IST - Published: 20 August 2018 08:57 IST
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Meanwhile, you can follow the latest updates on the 2018 Asia Games Medal's Tally, here.
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There are still a few matches involving Indians today. All of them are doubles. We'll bring you updates from all those matches. Don;t go anywhere.
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Don't go anywhere as we'll bring you more live updates from Indian tennis at the Asian Games.
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Gunneswaran thus joins Ramkumar Ramanathan in the Round of 16.
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AND GUNNESWARAN COMPLETES THE DEMOLITION JOB WITH CONSUMMATE EASE!!!!!

HE PUMMELS FITRIADI 6-2, 6-0 TO ENTER THE PRE-QUARTER-FINALS!!!!
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THIS IS A COMPLETE WHITEWASH BY GUNNESWARAN!!!!!!

5-0
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Gunneswan holds his serve and vrooms to a flawless 4-0 lead in Set 2!

What a performance from the Indian so far!
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Fitriadi's resistance finally falls and Gunneswan BREAKS AGAIN!!!!!

3-0 TO THE INDIAN!!!!
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A marathon third game is going on. Prajnesh is putting immense pressure on Fitriadi's serve but still hasn't managed to break.
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Gunneswaran picks up from where he left in the first set. He makes a very early breakthrough with his range of powerful lefty groundstrokes and goes up to 2-0 in the second set.
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It's yet another break of serve earned by India's Prajnesh. The southpaw takes the first set 6-2
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Looks to be totally in control of this set, as expected!
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And he has gone up to 5-2 now!
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Prajnesh has made a good start to his match and has gone up to 4-2 with a break of serve.
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Prajnesh Gunneswaran is now in action in his Round of 32 men's singles match against Fitriadi of Indonesia.
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Final score: Ramakumar Ramanathan def Wong 6-0, 7-6(4).
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Beautiful volley from Ramkumar to finish this game. He holds serve and this set goes to a tie-break.
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Wong is now leading 6-5
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The set has continued in the same manner. No breakthrough so far.

Wong looks to have calmed down and has settled into this match.
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It is 4-4
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Ram's serve is his strongest point and he keeps proving it again and again.
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Ramkumar couldn't break and Wong holds to have a 4-3 lead
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Once more Wong is under pressure on his serve.

It is deuce on Wong's serve.
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With four giant serves, Ram too holds.

It's 3-3
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And Wong holds his serve.

He is up 3-2
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The two are still locked in the fifth game of this set.
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Ramkumar Ramanathan is now in action against Wong of Hong Kong.


Ramkumar has taken the first set and is now 2-2 in the second set.    
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Ramkumar Ramanathan is now in action against Wong of Hong Kong.

The match has just started and they are locked at 2-2
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That's all from the Round of 32 clash between Ankita Raina and Gumulya Beatrice! 

Stay tuned to Sportskeeda for all the live updates and more from the 2018 Asian Games!
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Ankita Raina wins the match and moves to the Round of 16!

The Indian claims the final point to win 6-2, 6-4 over Indonesia's Gumulya Beatrice!
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Match point to Ankita! She now has a 40-0 lead, can she collect a fourth straight point in a row to win?
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She adds another point to that as she now has a 30-0 lead!
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Ankita claims the first point in the game, takes a 15-0 lead. 
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The Indian is now only one game away from clinching the set and with that, the match as well! 

Can she do it in this game? Time will tell!
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And finally, after a cat and mouse game, Ankita Raina claims the game! 

Ankita Raina leads 6-2, 5-4. 
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Yet again, Ankita gets the point and the upper hand. Third time lucky?
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Wow! Third DEUCE of the game! Both players are relentlessly going about their task.
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Back to a DEUCE! Second deuce of this game! 

Ankita claims the advantage as well now. 
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DEUCE! 

Ankita claims a point that has now handed her an advantage. 
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Ankita in a position of strength to take the game as she is in with a lead of 40-30. 
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Both players trading blow for blow as the score stands on 30-30. 
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Gumulya Beatrice levels scores! 

Hat-trick of games for the Indonesian as Ankita clearly looks under the pump here. She will hope to get back into the groove soon. 

Ankita Raina leads 6-2, 4-4. 
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Beatrice looks in fine touch in the second set as the Indonesian has walloped to a 30-0 lead. 
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There you have it! Gumulya Beatrice claims the game and now trails by just the one game in the set. 

Ankita Raina leads 6-2, 4-3. 
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The Indonesian determined to put up a good show after losing out on the first set as she has a 40-15 lead in the game now. 
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Now, Beatrice has the advantage and claims the game on converting the advantage! 

Ankita Raina leads 6-2, 4-2. 
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Not quite! Back to DEUCE as the Indonesian holds on. 
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Advantage to Ankita! Can she convert it into a win? 
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DEUCE! Beatrice keeps herself in the game with some attacking shots. 
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Now Ankita picks a point and is only another point away from winning the game.