Ankita Raina

Sania-Ankita pair knocked out of Tokyo Games as Ukrainian opponents make stunning return

Sania and Raina were running away with the contest after bageling their opponents but in a dramatic turnround, the Kichenok sisters came back from the dead to pull off a win.

published on : 25th July 2021

Tokyo Olympics: Sania Mirza, Ankita Raina to clash with Ukrainian duo in first round

Sania Mirza and Ankita Raina will clash with Lyudmyla Kichenok and Nadiia Kichenok in the first round at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.

published on : 22nd July 2021

Tokyo Olympics: Sania Mirza, Ankita Raina depart for Games

The flag bearer of Indian tennis contingent Sania Mirza and Ankita Raina are now headed to Tokyo for the upcoming Olympics.

published on : 19th July 2021

Such an honour and privilege to play against Sania Mirza, Rohan Bopanna: Ankita Raina

Ankita Raina said it was a privilege to play against the Indian mixed doubles pair of Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna.

published on : 3rd July 2021

Rohan Bopanna-Sania Mirza pair wins historic all-Indian Wimbledon match

Bopanna was clearly the best player on the court with his powerful serve and solid ground strokes from the baseline as well as the ability to execute a superior net game.

published on : 2nd July 2021

Sania Mirza, Ankita Raina set to represent India at Tokyo Olympics in Women's Doubles Tennis

Sania Mirza will now become the first female athlete to represent India at four Olympics when she features at the Tokyo 2020.

published on : 2nd July 2021

India at Wimbledon: Ankita and partner bow out in first round of women's doubles

Asia Muhammad and Jessica Pegula disposed off the challenge from the Raina-Davis pair beating them 6-3 6-2 in 70 minutes during a late evening match on Court No 11.

published on : 2nd July 2021

Indian faceoff at Wimbledon: Sania Mirza, Rohan Bopanna to lock horns with Ankita Raina, Ramkumar Ramanathan in first round

Earlier in the day, Sania and her doubles partner Mattek-Sands sailed into the second round of the ongoing Wimbledon Championships.

published on : 2nd July 2021

AITA nominates Ankita Raina, Prajnesh Gunneswaran for Arjuna Award

Ankita Raina and Prajnesh Gunneswaran both won singles bronze medals at the 2018 Asian Games held in Jakarta and Palembang.

published on : 29th June 2021

India's Ankita Raina bows out of Wimbledon Qualifiers

The 28-year-old Indian, lost 3-6 6-7 to a higher-ranked American Varvara Lepchenko in one hour 22 minutes late Tuesday night.

published on : 23rd June 2021

Olympics preparations to continue in UK for Ankita Raina, Sania post Wimbledon

As a pair, Ankita Raina and Sania Mirza have only played with each other during India's Billie Jean King Cup (Fed Cup) campaign but have an outstanding record (5-0) in the competition.

published on : 16th June 2021

Sania and Ankita to carry India’s podium hopes in Tokyo Olympics

The latter, a former World No 1, has a protected ranking of 9 so they have already qualified. It’s also a pair that Ali is quite familiar with, having worked with them during Fed Cup duty a few years

published on : 11th June 2021

It’s official: Ankita Raina to partner Sania Mirza in 2020 Tokyo Games 

Even though Ankita has made giant strides in her singles game in the last year, she has had some immense results in doubles in 2021.

published on : 9th June 2021

Wanted to come home badly to be with mother: Ankita Raina

Even as Ankita Raina recounts the incident, the mental challenges of a travelling athlete can't be understated as she herself lifts the veil.

published on : 23rd April 2021

Billie Jean King Cup: Ankita Raina's defeat sends India back to regional competition

After being bageled in the opening set, Ankita had two set points at 5-2 in the second set but failed to convert.

published on : 17th April 2021
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