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

By Sportskeeda Desk | Last ModifiedAug 20, 2018 12:02 GMT

Ramanathan and Gunneswaran entered the Round of 16


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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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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!!!!!


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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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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. 
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