Leander Paes’s world record, India returned and won.
India’s legendary tennis player Leander Paes has become the most successful player in the history of the Davis Cup doubles while making a record with his 43rd victory. Ramkumar Ramanathan and Prajnesh Gunneswaran won the singles title so that India defeated China 3-2 in the thrilling match and managed to secure their place in the World Group playoff.
All India’s hurdles were tied on the doubles match, in which 44-year-old Paes and Rohan Bopanna did not disappoint, and in a very exciting 3-set match, China’s Mao- Xin Gong and Zhang Zhizhen pair were 5-7, 7-6(5), 7-6(3) Defeating Asia-Oceania Group in the Indian Premier League.
Rajkumar Ramanathan, who suffered an outburst of captain Mahesh Bhupathi due to his poor performances in singles, then showed his temper and then defeated De Wu by 7-6, 6-3 to level the match 2-2.
Captain Mahesh Bhupathi in the fifth and final match instead of Sumit Nagal, left-handed player Prajnesh Gunneswaran landed in the field. His decision proved to be true and the player of Chennai, hoping to win his captaincy, defeated Chinese player Yibing Wu 6-4, 6-2 to win the match.
India was trailing 0-2 after Ramkumar and Sumit Nagal lost to singles matches on Friday, and to keep their hopes alive, they had to win every doubles title in the doubles title. In order to make the place in the World Group playoff, Indian singles players will now have to win both the matches of the reverse singles.
Leander Paes becomes the most successful player in Davis Cup
Expressing his happiness, Paes said, “The world record is fantastic, and I dedicate this title to my parents, daughter Ayana, who led the Davis Cup captains and played with the teammates who played it together. This world record is not just mine but the entire country. “
While expressing happiness, said, “I am very excited about this fact that this record was finally made, however it was to be made. It is a matter of pride for us to record this name of an Indian. This record will now be the same name for a long time. “
Leander Paes, the champion for the last several years at the Davis Cup, was equaling the record of 42 victories of Nikola. Paes entered the Davis Cup at the age of 16 with Jeetan Ali in 1990. After this he made a successful pair with Mahesh Bhupathi, who is currently the captain of the team, both have teamed up with several titles.