Rohan Bopanna and Rutuja gained gold medal. (PTI Photo)
Indian shooters took goal on the medal within the ongoing Asian Games in China. Now India has gained gold medal in tennis additionally. India’s pair of Rohan Bopanna and Rutuja Bhosle gained the gold medal in combined doubles on Saturday by defeating the Chinese Taipei pair within the closing. This Indian pair gained the medal by defeating the pair of An Shuo Liang and Tsung Hao Huang within the closing. The Indian pair gained the match 2-6, 6-3, (10 – 4). The Chinese Taipei pair gave a fierce competitors to the Indian pair and however India gained within the tie breaker.
This might be Rohan Bopanna’s final Asian Games and therefore he has ended these video games with a gold medal. Bopanna additionally lately performed his final Davis Cup and since then speculations have began that he might retire quickly.
The Indian pair needed to face defeat within the first set. The pair of Bopanna and Rutuja fully failed within the first set and the Chinese Taipei pair simply gained the primary set 6-2. But Bopanna used his expertise and made a comeback. The Indian pair gained the second set 6-3. The third set was additionally wonderful and each groups performed wonderful tennis. This set was so powerful that the choice was taken in a tie breaker the place the Indian pair gained and gained the medal for India. While Bopanna took benefit of her expertise, Rutuja additionally helped the workforce by bettering her sport infrequently. Contributed considerably to the victory.
no higher than earlier years
India has gained solely two medals in tennis in these video games this yr. This is India’s worst efficiency in tennis within the Asian Games since 2002. In the yr 2002, the Indian tennis workforce returned with 4 medals within the Asian Games held in Busan. The Indian workforce had gained 4 medals in Doha-2006, this quantity elevated to 5 within the Asian Games performed in 2010. Whereas in 2014, India had gained 5 medals in tennis and in 2018, three medals in Jakarta. This time India has gained all of the medals in doubles. No Indian participant may win a medal in singles. Ankita Raina dissatisfied in girls’s singles and Sumit Nagal dissatisfied in males’s singles.