Yuki Bhambri wins Junior Australian Open in 2009January 31st, 2009 - 1:11 pm ICT by admin
Yuki Bhambri, born July 4, 1992, in New Delhi is the top ranked junior tennis player in the world and champion of junior boys Australian open 2009. He is younger brother of tennis players Ankita and Sanaa Bhambri. He won the junior Australian Open in 2009, winning the final 6-3 6-1.
Sixteen-year-old Yuki came into the Australian Open as the top seed, having reached the semi-final here last year.
Yuki has been performing exceptionally in the international circuit. His best show so far has been the title win at the Orange Bowl in Key Biscayne in the US, considered to be the fifth Grand Slam, besides the Osaka Mayor’s Cup in October. It catapulted him to No. 2 in World junior rankings.
However, Yuki’s doubles campaign ended in semi-final after he and his Taipei partner Liang Chi-Huang lost 3-6, 1-6 to Russia’s Mikhal Biryukov and Japanese Yasutaka Uchiyama Friday.
Yuki honed his skills at the famous Nick Bolletieri Tennis Academy in the USA. He is coached by Aditya Sachdeva, who accompanied him to Melbourne.
- Delhi boy Yuki creates history, wins junior Australian Open (Lead) - Jan 31, 2009
- Yuki in Australian Open final, confident of pulling it off - Jan 30, 2009
- Paes advance in doubles, mixed doubles - Jan 25, 2010
- Sania-Bhupathi in mixed doubles, Yuki in boys final (Round Up) - Jan 30, 2009
- Yuki wins Osaka Mayor's Cup tennis - Oct 12, 2008
- Yuki Bhambri returns to Delhi to a ''grand'' welcome - Feb 02, 2009
- Chennai Open: Yuki puts out fancied Beck - Jan 02, 2012
- Yuki wins maiden ITF title - Apr 25, 2009
- US Open: Defending champions Paes-Black in mixed doubles final - Sep 09, 2009
- Bhupathi-Knowles in doubles final, Paes-Dlouhy bow out - Jan 29, 2009
- Bhambri happy with performance - Jan 05, 2012
- Bhupathi-Knowles reach Australian Open doubles final - Jan 29, 2009
- Four Indians for Junior Australian Open - Jan 20, 2012
- Chennai Open: Bhambri laments lack of support - Jan 02, 2012
- Yuki qualifies for Knoxville Challenger - Nov 10, 2010
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