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Somdev Devvarman Biography

Somdev Kishore Devvarman is a professional Indian tennis player who grabbed the spotlight for being the only collegiate player to have made three consecutive finals at the NCAA, winning back-to-back finals in his junior and senior years. He is noted for making history when he reached the final of the Chennai Open 2009 as a wild card entry, becoming the first Indian to do so. In 2010, Somdev won the Gold medal in the Men`s Singles event of Delhi Commonwealth Games and followed it up with both Men's Singles and Doubles Gold in the Guangzhou Asian Games, China. In 2009, Somdev had a successful Davis Cup campaign, winning both his matches against Chinese Taipei. Somdev got a wild card entry into the 2011 Australian Open due to his good performance in 2010 but unfortunately ended up losing to Toms.my Robredo in the first round. The following year, he was awarded a wild card entry to participate in men's singles event, in the London Olympics. He is also the recepient of the prestigious Arjuna awrd for his outstanding performance in sports.

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5 greatest men's singles wins in Indian tennis history
5 greatest men's singles wins in Indian tennis history
When the Indians soared on the Tennis court.
Somdev Devvarman blasts AITA with his open letter
Somdev Devvarman blasts AITA with his open letter
Somdev Devvarman retired from professional tennis earlier this year
Somdev Devvarman and his illustrious career: A look back
Somdev Devvarman and his illustrious career: A look back
We reminisce on the career of the recently retired Somdev Devvarman, one of India's sole stars in the singles.
Tennis fraternity comes together to hail Somdev Devvarman's contributions
Tennis fraternity comes together to hail Somdev Devvarman's contributions
SP Misra, Yuki Bhambri, Ramkumar Ramanathan, Saketh Myneni and Sania Mirza all came out to pay their tributes to Somdev.
Somdev Devvarman Retires From Professional Tennis
Somdev Devvarman Retires From Professional Tennis
Devvarman revealed the news in a post to Twitter.
Cilic star attraction in 22nd edition of Chennai Open
Cilic star attraction in 22nd edition of Chennai Open
Davis Cup 2017: India to face New Zealand at home in Asia-Oceania tie
Davis Cup 2017: India to face New Zealand at home in Asia-Oceania tie
India were drubbed 0-5 by five-time champions Spain in the recently-played World Group Play-off tie.
5 things you should know about India's Davis Cup star, Ramkumar Ramanathan
5 things you should know about India's Davis Cup star, Ramkumar Ramanathan
21-year-old Ramkumar Ramanathan might just be India's next big hope in Tennis!
Looking back at India's five previous performances at the Davis Cup
Looking back at India's five previous performances at the Davis Cup
A throwback to India's previous five Davis Cup performances.
Nadal headlines strong Spain squad for Davis Cup tie against India
Nadal headlines strong Spain squad for Davis Cup tie against India
India's Saketh Myneni beaten in first round of US Open
India's Saketh Myneni beaten in first round of US Open
28-year-old Myneni is an experienced Davis Cupper New York, Aug 30 (IANS) India's Saketh Myneni posted an inspired display but was beaten 6-7 (5 ...
Shobhaa De tried to troll Indian athletes; slammed by Abhinav Bindra and Co.
Shobhaa De tried to troll Indian athletes; slammed by Abhinav Bindra and Co.
Isn't this what she deserve?
Indian Tennis round-up: Saketh Myneni breaks into top 150, Yuki Bhambri Injured
Indian Tennis round-up: Saketh Myneni breaks into top 150, Yuki Bhambri Injured
A roundup of all that happened in Indian tennis in the last fortnight.
Delhi Open 2016: Yuki Bhambri and Saketh Myneni to lead the Indian pack
Delhi Open 2016: Yuki Bhambri and Saketh Myneni to lead the Indian pack
Somdev Devvarman and Ramkumar Ramanathan will not participate this year
Australian Open 2016: Myneni beats Ramanathan; Somdev Devvarman out of qualifying
Australian Open 2016: Myneni beats Ramanathan; Somdev Devvarman out of qualifying
Myneni will play his second round of qualifying on Friday.
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