Asian Games: Yuki Bhambri Settles for Bronze in Men's Singles Tennis

It was a case of missed opportunities for Yuki Bhambri, who settled for a third-place finish. In the previous edition of the Games, Somdev Devvarman had won India's maiden men's singles gold.

updated: September 28, 2014 13:28 IST
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File photo: Yuki Bhambri in action.


Incheon: Yuki Bhambri on Sunday clinched India's lone singles' medal in tennis at the ongoing Asian Games, settling for a bronze in the men's event after unforced errors cost him the semifinal clash against Japan's Yoshihito Nishioka here.

A profligate Yuki lost the match 6-3 2-6 1-6 in one hour and 46 minutes. (Day 9 Updates)

The Indian started brilliantly and took a little over half an hour to pocket the opening set but the match turned on its head in the very next set.

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