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London [UK], Sept 30 (ANI): With a giant bounce of 26 locations, Indian tennis star Sumit Nagal on Monday achieved his career-best rating after shifting as much as the 135th place within the newest ATP rankings.
The 22-year-old Nagal received the Buenos Aires ATP Challenger on Sunday and with this, he noticed himself climbing 26 locations within the newest ATP rankings chart.
Nagal defeated Facundo Bognis within the males’s singles remaining to win the title.
He registered a snug 6-4, 6-2 win over Bognis in an hour and 37 minutes, making him the primary Asian to bag the ATP Challenger title in Buenos Aires.
Nagal had defeated native hope Francisco Cerundolo within the quarter-finals and entered remaining after steamrolling Brazil’s Thiago Monteiro 6-0, 6-1 within the semifinal.
The rising Indian tennis star had not too long ago made headlines after making his Grand Slam debut in opposition to Roger Federer within the not too long ago concluded US Open.
Nagal had turn into the primary Indian to win a set in opposition to Federer in a Grand Slam.
He achieved the feat throughout his first-round match in opposition to Federer within the US Open as he outclassed him within the first set. Nagal ended up shedding the match 6-4, 1-6,2-6,4-6 in opposition to Federer.
The 22-year-old turned the fourth participant to take the opening set in opposition to Federer on the US Open. (ANI)