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Who is 43 year old Rohan Bopanna, who created history in US Open, brought glory to India?


New York: India’s star tennis player Rohan Bopanna is in the headlines at the moment. This is because Rohan has created history in the ongoing US Open. Bopanna has become the oldest player to reach a Grand Slam final. Rohan Bopanna and Matthew Ebden of Australia defeated the French pair of Pierre-Hugues Herbert and Nicolas Mahut 7-6 (3), 6-2 to reach the final. This semi-final match lasted for 1 hour 34 minutes. However, Rohan Bopanna, 43 and 6 months old, proved age to be a number and made his place in the final of the US Open. However, if you do not know much about this great Indian player, then let us tell you about him in detail.

Rohan Bopanna was born in 1980

Rohan Bopanna was born in 1980

Rohan Bopanna was born on 4 March 1980 in Bengaluru. Bopanna started playing tennis at the age of 11. His father MG Bopanna wanted him to play an individual sport. However, Rohan was also interested in sports like football and hockey. But by the age of 19, tennis became a priority for Rohan. Let us tell you that the star tennis player’s father MG Bopanna is a coffee planter while his mother Malika Bopanna is a housewife. Rohan also has an elder sister who lives in Mumbai.

Where did you complete your studies?

Where did you complete your studies?

Let us tell you that Rohan Bopanna has done his studies from Shri Bhagwan Mahavir Jain College, which comes under Jain University. This university is from Bangalore only.

rohan bopanna career

Rohan Bopanna's career

Rohan Bopanna’s highest career ranking is 213 (2007) in singles and 3 (2013) in doubles. Bopanna partnered Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi for doubles in 2007. This pair was also known as Indopak Express. Both won four Challenger titles. However, it was only the 2010 season when he remained in the top 10 doubles team. That year he reached the quarterfinals of Wimbledon, finishing runner-up in five ATP Tour events, including the UL Open. Apart from this, he won the title of Johannesburg Open. Bopanna is the fourth Indian player to win the Grand Slam. He has won a total of 24 titles in his career so far. Rohan’s favorite player is Stefan Edberg.

Rohan Bopanna married Supriya Annia

Rohan Bopanna married Supriya Annia

Rohan Bopanna married Supriya Annia in 2012. Both of them have a love marriage. Rohan and Supriya started dating each other from 2010. Let us tell you that Supriya was a friend of Rohan’s cousin brother. Although now Rohan and Supriya also have a daughter named Tridha Bopanna. Rohan’s wife Supriya is a psychologist by profession.



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