Nur-Sultan [Kazakhstan], Nov 29 : Indian tennis players Ramkumar Ramanathan and Sumit Nagal won their respective matches in the Davis Cup tie against Pakistan to give their team a 2-0 lead on the opening day here on Friday.
Ramanathan trounced Muhammad Shoaib in two straight-sets 6-0, 6-0. His opponent failed to secure a single point in the clash.
While in the other game of the day, Nagal defeated Huzaifa Abdul Rehman 6-0, 6-2.
Veteran Leander Paes and debutant Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan will now look to seal the tie when they clash with Hufaiza and Shoaib in the doubles match on Saturday.