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Ankita Raina is an Indian tennis player, who is currently a number one in women’s singles. She made her first professional appearance in the year 2009 on mall ITF tournament which held at Mumbai. Moreover, she won the Bronze medal in the 2018 Asian Games in Singles event. Check out below for Ankita Raina (Tennis Player) Wiki, Biography, Age, Family, Images and more.

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Ankita Raina Details

Ankita Raina was born on 11 January 1993, in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India. Ankita Raina father name is Ravinder Kishen Raina and mother name will be updated soon. Her schooling details will be updated soon and she did her graduation in Brihan Maharashtra College of Commerce, Pune. She started playing tennis at the age of four coached by her mother and she prefers to play in hard and grass courts. She was inspired by seeing the games of Rafael Nadal, Serena Williams, Sania Mirza and Roger Federer. In the year 2007, she shifted to PYC Hindu Gymkhana sports facility at Pune, where she started working with Hemant Bendrey and Ketan Dhumal. An interview that conducted by Sportskeeda in May 2013, she announced that her goal is to reach the top 300 in singles at the end of the 2013 season.

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In her junior career, she made her debut professional appearance at a small ITF tournament held at Mumbai in 2009. In the year 2010, she used to participate in ITF tournaments with limited success. Then in the year 2011, she saw her advance in the ITF Circuit finals in doubles, and she won a game with  Aishwarya Agrawal. Later in 2012, she won her first professional singles title in New Delhi with that, she won three more in doubles. On May 2018, she reached her ranking of 181 and become as a fourth in the Indian nation by cracking to top-200 ladies’ singles rankings just by following Nirupama Sanjeev, Sania Mirza and Shikha Uberoi. Then in the 2018 Asian Games which held at Jakarta, Indonesia she won the bronze medal in Singles event. She is currently supported by Sports Authority of Gujarat and she is employed with ONGC.

Ankita Raina Biography

Name Ankita Raina
Real Name Ankita Raina
Nickname Ankita
Profession Indian Tennis player
Date of Birth 11 January 1993
Age 25 (as of August 2018)
Zodiac sign Capricorn
Father Name Ravinder Kishen Raina
Mother Name Yet to be updated
Religion Hindu
Educational Qualification Graduate
School Yet to be updated
College Brihan Maharashtra College of Commerce, Pune
Hobbies Reading Books, Playing tennis
Hometown Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
Nationality Indian
Married No
Husband Name NA
Current City Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India

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Ankita Raina Awards

Outcome Date Category Tournament Partner Opponents
Runner-up 24 January 2011 $10,000 Kolkata, India Poojashree Venkatesha Nicole Clerico
Dalila Jakupovič
Runner-up 4 April 2011 $10,000 Lucknow, India Aishwarya Agrawal Anja Prislan
Kyra Shroff
Winner 9 May 2011 $10,000 New Delhi, India Aishwarya Agrawal Fatma Al-Nabhani
Rushmi Chakravarthi
Winner 7 May 2012 $10,000 New Delhi, India Rushmi Chakravarthi Liu Yuxuan
Zhao Qianqian
Winner 21 May 2012 $10,000 New Delhi, India Rushmi Chakravarthi Sri Peddy Reddy
Prarthana Thombare
Winner 18 June 2012 $10,000 New Delhi, India Aishwarya Agrawal Ester Masuri Naomi Totka
Runner-up 15 April 2013 $10,000 Chennai, India Rushmi Chakravarthi Natasha Palha
Prarthana Thombare
Runner-up 15 July 2013 $10,000 New Delhi, India Shweta Rana Sharmada Balu
Sowjanya Bavisetti
Winner 6 January 2014 $10,000 Aurangabad, India Prarthana Thombare Shweta Rana
Rishika Sunkara
Runner-up 25 May 2014 $25,000 Tianjin, China Fatma Al-Nabhani Liu Chang
Ran Tian
Winner 10 November 2014 $25,000 Mumbai, India</td Lu Jiajing Nicha Lertpitaksinchai
Peangtarn Plipuech
Winner 12 December 2014 $15,000 Lucknow, India  Emily Webley-Smith  Rushmi Chakravarthi
Nidhi Chilumula
Runner-up 10 August 2015 $25,000 Westende, Belgium Alyona Sotnikova Indy de Vroome
Lesley Kerkhove
Runner-up 18 June 2016 $25,000 Fergana, Uzbekistan Prerna Bhambri Polina Monova
Yana Sizikova
Winner 17 September 2016 $50,000 Zhuhai, China Emily Webley-Smith Guo Hanyu
Jiang Xinyu
Winner 23 April 2017 $25,000 Pula, Italy Eva Wacanno Irene Burillo Escorihuela
Yvonne Cavallé Reimers
Winner 12 May 2017 $25,000 Hua Hin, Thailand Emily Webley-Smith Nudnida Luangnam
Zhang Yukun
Winner 13 August 2017 $25,000 Koksijde, Belgium Bibiane Schoofs Marie Benoît Magali Kempen
Runner-up 20 August 2017 $25,000 Leipzig, Germany Tereza Mrdeža Valentyna Ivakhnenko
Lidziya Marozava
Winner 27 August 2017 $60,000 Artvin, Turkey Gabriela Cé Elitsa Kostova
Yana Sizikova
Winner 12 May 2018 $60,000 Lu’an, China Harriet Dart Liu Fangzhou
Xun Fangying

Fed Cup participation

Singles

Edition Date Location Against Opponent W/L
2014 Fed Cup
Asia/Oceania Zone Group II
5 February 2014 Astana, Kazakhstan Pakistan Sara Mansoor W
6 February 2014 New Zealand Marina Erakovic L
7 February 2014 Hong Kong Zhang Ling L

Doubles

Edition Date Location Against Partner Opponents W/L
2013 Fed Cup
Asia/Oceania Zone Group I
6 February 2013 Astana, Kazakhstan  Kazakhstan Rutuja Bhosale Sesil Karatantcheva
Galina Voskoboeva
L
8 February 2013  Thailand Rishika Sunkara Noppawan Lertcheewakarn
Varatchaya Wongteanchai
L
2014 Fed Cup
Asia/Oceania Zone Group II
7 February 2014 Hong Kong  Rishika Sunkara Ng Kwan-yau
Wu Ho-ching
W

Asian Games 

Singles

Medal Date Tournament Location Opponent
Bronze August 2018 2018 Asian Games Jakarta, Indonesia Zhang Shuai

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