Thu. Sep 24th, 2020
Press Trust of India


Planet No. 122 Sumit Nagal, India’s major-ranked player, could meet 2nd seed Dominic Thiem in the 2nd round of US Open 2020, starting up August 31 in New York.

Sumit Nagal will be featuring in US Open major draw for the 2nd successive yr (Reuters Photograph)

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Sumit Nagal opens his campaign towards Planet No. 128 Bradley Klahn
  • Nagal could meet 2nd seed Dominic Thiem if they advance to the 2nd round
  • Nagal heads into US Open just after a valiant quarter-last defeat to Wawrinka at Prague Challenger

India’s variety 1 singles player Sumit Nagal drew American Bradley Klahn in his US Open initial round and a victory may pit him towards globe variety 3 Dominic Thiem in the up coming round.

It will be 2nd straight US Open singles major draw for Nagal, who came by the qualifiers final yr and played a memorable match towards iconic Roger Federer.

Nagal is ranked 6 locations increased than Klahn at 122 but the seasoned American will compete in residence problems.

Nagal is coming into the tournament just after reaching quarterfinals at the Prague Open, a Challenger Tour occasion.

India’s up coming ideal ranked Prajnesh Gunneswaran missed out on producing the major draw as he was in the alternate listing and required far more withdrawals to make it.

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