India at Tokyo Olympics: Sumit Nagal beaten by Daniil Medvedev’s absolute masterclass in Round 2, loses 6-1, 6-2 in straight sets

India at Tokyo Olympics – Sumit Nagal lost to Daniil Medvedev, Tennis Men’s Singles – After Sumit Nagal became the first Indian to win a single’s match at the Olympics since Leander Paes, he came up against World No. 2 Daniil Medvedev. The match was thoroughly dominated by the Russian and Nagal could not even come close as he lost in straight sets 6-1, 6-2. The match lasted for 1 hour and 6 minutes.

India at Tokyo Olympics: Sumit Nagal beaten by Daniil Medvedev’s absolute masterclass in Round 2, loses 6-1, 6-2 in straight sets

India at Tokyo Olympics – Sumit Nagal lost to Daniil Medvedev: India tennis star Sumit Nagal on Monday bowed out of the ongoing Tokyo Olympics after losing the second round match against Daniil Medvedev here at the Ariake Tennis Court 1.

Medvedev defeated Nagal 6-2, 6-1 in the second round to progress further ahead in the Olympics. The entire match lasted for 1 hour and 6 minutes. The number two seed Medvedev dominated the first set, giving no respite to Nagal, and in the end, the Russian was just one more set away from progressing to the next round.

Medvedev continued with his charge in the second set and wrapped up the match straight sets. On Saturday, Nagal had defeated Denis Istomin to enter the second round of the men’s singles event in the Olympics.

On Sunday, the women’s doubles pair of Sania Mirza and Ankita Raina bowed out after losing their first-round match.

Match Statistics
IND
NAGAL Sumit
ROC
MEDVEDEV Daniil
Total aces 1 4
Double faults 5 0
Service winners 0 0
1st serve 36/57(63%) 28/39(72%)
Aces on 1st serve 1 4
Points won on 1st serve 17/36 23/28
2nd Serve 16/21(76%) 11/11(100%)
Aces on 2nd serve 0 0
Points won on 2nd serve 10/16 7/11
Total Points Won 36 60
Receiving points won 9/39(23%) 30/57(53%)
Breakpoints conversions 0/0(0%) 5/11(45%)
Forehand winners 6 2
Backhand winners 0 3
Forced errors 18 11
Unforced errors 31 12
Net points won 8/9(89%) 5/6(83%)

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India at Tokyo Olympics Live – Sumit Nagal vs Daniil Medvedev Set 2 Live, Tennis Men’s Singles Live Updates

@11:49: 3rd deuce, it will be match point again if Medvedev wins this

@11:47 AM: Deuce

@11:46 AM: Score is tied at 30-30

@11:44 AM: 2nd set game 6: Medvedev leads 30-15

@11:43 AM: Medvedev wins game 5, 40-0; leads 5-1

@11:42 AM: 2nd set game 5: Medvedev leads 15-0

@11:40 AM: Medvedev wins game 4 of set 2. Leads 4-1 

@11:39 AM: Medvedev leads 40-30

@11:38 AM: Medvedev leads 40-15

@11:36 AM: 2nd set game 5: Medvedev leads 30-0

@11:36 AM: Medvedev wins game 3 of set 2. Leads 3-1

@11:35 AM: Medvedev leads 40-15

@11:33 AM: 2nd set game 4: Medvedev leads 30-15

@11:32 AM: Nagal wins game 2 of set 2. Medvedev still leads 2-1

@11:30 AM: Medvedev forces a 2nd deuce

@11:28 AM: Nagal leads 40-30

@11:27 AM: Nagal leads 30-15

@11:27 AM: 2nd set game 3: Medvedev leads 15-0

@11:26 AM: Medvedev wins game 2 of set 2. Leads 2-0

@11:24: Nagal comes back to make it 40-40

@11:22 AM: Medvedev leads 40-15

@11:21 AM: 2nd set game 2: Medvedev leads 15-0

@11:20 AM: Medvedev wins game 1 of the 2nd set.

@11:20 AM: Lots of unforced errors by Nagal. He trails 40-15

@11:18 AM: 2nd set game 1: Medvedev leads 30-15

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@11:18 AM: 2nd SET UNDERWAY

@11:16 AM: 1st set complete: Daniil Medvedev wins the first set easily, 6-2.

@11:14 AM: Medvedev leads 30-15

@11:12 AM: Game 8: Nagal leads 15-0

@11:12 AM:Nagal wins Game 6, Medvedev still leads 5-2.

@11:11 AM: Nagal leads 40-15

@11:10 AM: Nagal leads 30-0

@11:10 AM: Game 7: Nagal leads 15-0

@11:10 AM: Medvedev takes a 5-1 lead in 1st set

@11:09 AM: Game 6: Medvedev takes a 40-0 lead.

@11:07 AM: Game 6: Medvedev takes a 15-0 lead

@11:05 AM: Medvedev takes a 4-1 lead in the 1st set

@11:03 AM: Game 5: Another great rally but Medvedev brings the score to 40-40.

@11:02: AM: Game 5: Nagal leads 40-15

@11:02 AM: Game 5: Nagal leads 30-15

@11:01 AM: Game 5: Score is tied 15-15

India at Tokyo Olympics Live – Sumit Nagal vs Daniil Medvedev Set 1 Live, Tennis Men’s Singles Live Updates

@11:00 AM: Medvedev takes 3-1 advantage in the 1st set.

@10:59 AM: Medvedev leads 40-15

@10:58 AM: Game 4, Medvedev leads 2-1: Takes a 40-0 lead.

@10:56 AM: Nagal takes this game. It is now 2-1 in 1st set.

@10:55 AM: Nagal leads 30-15

@10:54 AM: Sumit Nagal irritated by time warnings. It is 15-15.

@10:53 AM: Medvedev takes 2-0 advantage in the 1st set.

@10:51 AM: Medvedev led 40-15 but Nagal brings it up to deuce.

@10:49 AM: Medvedev wins 1st game of 1st set.

@10:46 AM: Good rally by the players but Nagal shoots it wide, 2 breakpoints down, 40-15

@10:45 AM: Medvedev leads 30-15

India at Tokyo Olympics Live – Sumit Nagal vs Daniil Medvedev Set 1 Live, Tennis Men’s Singles Live Updates

@10:28 AM: Coming up next. Follow all live updates on InsideSport.co

@9:10AM – Match Schedule time was 7.30 AM but the previous matches on the court are getting longer. We may not start before 9.30-9.45 AM – Follow all live updates on InsideSport.co

@7:20AM – Indian ranked 160th vs World Ranked No. 2 Medvedev – It’s a classic David vs Goaliath match-up, but its Olympics & Indian has ability to match his opponent – Will he come good on the world’s biggest stage – Follow LIVE

India at Tokyo Olympics: Sumit Nagal to play biggest match of his career, ready to battle Daniil Medvedev, follow LIVE Updates

India at Tokyo Olympics – Sumit Nagal vs Daniil Medvedev Live: The Indian tennis ace has been a man for big stages and made his mark in the 2019 US Open. Playing against Roger Federer in his first-ever Grand Slam main draw, Nagal rallied and took the first set, before the Swiss great clinched a win in four sets. A year later he beat Denis Kudla at the US Open in 2013 before going out against Dominic Thiem, who went on to win the Grand Slam.

Nagal will have his task cut out against Medvedev, and will have eliminate his errors to have a chance at making it to the next round at the Tokyo Olympics.

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Match Details & Time: 8:30 AM IST

Date: 26-07-2021

Venue: Ariake Tennis Court 1

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