Tuesday, November 23, 2010

Asian Games: Somdev wins another Gold for India

Guangzhou: Somdev Devverman today become the first Indian to win a Gold medal in Tennis single's event in Asian games. He really played very well to win against first seed in the tournament and world ranked no. 44 Denis Istomin in straight sets 6-1 6-2. This is the seventh Gold for India at Asiad and second in Tennis. India currently stands at 7th spot with 7 Gold medals in medal Tally.

India won total 5 medals in Tennis events and that is a remarkable achievement with 2 Golds this time. Somdev played well in both sets against his counterpart from Uzbekistan to secure another gold medal for India. Sania also had won a silver medal in women's singles event of Tennis earlier and finished her campaign at Guangzhou Asiad.

Somdev is currently ranked world No. 106 in World Tennis Rankings and with this fantastic performance many believe that he is going to improve a lot in the coming years and will be ranked among top 50 in the world soon.


20 box said...

Ah... future of tennis is really bright in India.

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