Yuki Bhambri, Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan given wild cards for Chennai Open
India's Yuki Bhambri (World No 195) and Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan (312) along with Kyle Edmund (377) from Britain have been granted wild card entry into the singles main draw of the ATP Chennai Open tennis tournament
In doubles, the pairs of Sriram Balaji-Ramkumar Ramanathan and Karen Khachanov-Saketh Myneni have been awarded wild cards in the tournament beginning December 30.
Bhambri and Nedunchezhiyan join Somdev Devvarman who had entered the singles draw as a replacement for injured Jurgen Zopp from Estonia.
The strong player field will see World No 8 Stanislas Wawrinka, World No 15 Mikhail Youzhny, World No 16 Fabio Fognini and World No 26 Benoit Paire in the singles event.