Teenager Manas Dhamne is about to make his ATP Tour debut after being awarded wildcard for Tata Open Maharashtra, the organisers of the ATP250 event introduced throughout the principle draw ceremony on Saturday.
Manas, who turned 15 on Thursday, is among the three Indians who’ve obtained most important draw wildcards. The opposite two Indians who will compete in the principle draw are Mukund Sasikumar and Sumit Nagal.
Manas will face American World No. 113 Michael Mmoh within the first spherical. Sumit Nagal’s first-round opponent is Serbian World No. 54 and sixth seed Filip Krajinovic. Mukund Sasikumar will play in opposition to a qualifier within the opening spherical.
Yuki Bhambri, Ramkumar Ramanathan, Prajnesh Gunneswaran and Aditya Vishal Balsekar will compete within the qualifying spherical and struggle for the remaining 4 spots in the principle draw.
Within the doubles class, Rohan Bopanna and Ramkumar, who clinched the title final yr, will play together with totally different companions this time. The 2-time champion Bopanna, who can be the top-ranked Indian doubles participant on this planet at 19, will workforce up with Dutchman Botic van de Zandschulp. Ramkumar, then again, will be part of forces with Mexico’s Miguel Angel Reyes-Varela.
Saketh Myneni and Yuki will even characteristic within the doubles most important draw. Enjoying collectively, Myneni and Bhambri have received 5 titles on the ATP Challenger Tour in 2022.
Arjun Kadhe and his Brazilian associate Fernando Romboli have obtained a wildcard for doubles. Enjoying collectively, the duo completed runners-up on the ATP Challenger occasion in Turkey in September.