Davis Cup(Search results - 17)
OTHER SPORTS21, Mar 2020, 4:55 PM IST
Coronavirus outbreak: Indian tennis players work on future ventures
The Tamil Nadu-based Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan, who recently made his Davis Cup debut and is expected to lead India's doubles challenge in coming years, is spending time hitting at private courts and handling the marketing of their family resort in Pondicherry
OTHER SPORTS17, Feb 2020, 12:32 PM IST
Photos: Leander Paes honoured at Bengaluru Open
Indian tennis legend Leander Paes was felicitated at the KSLTA Stadium during the Bengaluru Open ATP Challenger event. Paes finished runner-up in the men's doubles. He and his partner Matthew Ebden lost to Indian pair of Purav Raja and Ramkumar Ramanathan 0-6, 3-6 in the final. Paes was honoured by former Indian sportspersons. Joining over a 1000 people were stars from various sports including Jude Felix, Raghunath Vokkaliga, Arjun Halappa (all hockey), Reshma and Nisha Millet (Swimming), Pramila Aiyappa, Ashwini Nachappa, Reeth Abraham (athletes) and Davis Cupper Prahlad Srinath. “All of you taught me about the passion for sport, dedication and hard work. All of which helps us to achieve success,” said Paes while requesting the audience to give a standing ovation to the former athletes.
OTHER SPORTS29, Nov 2019, 4:59 PM IST
Davis Cup: India demolish Pakistan, race to 2-0 lead on Day 1
In a mismatch of epic proportion, India's Ramkumar Ramanathan double-bageled 17-year-old Muhammed Shoaib in just 42 minutes in the opening singles of the Davis Cup tie
OTHER SPORTS28, Nov 2019, 3:27 PM IST
Davis Cup: Formidable India favourites to demolish Pakistan in Nur-Sultan
India, with players of the caliber of Sumit Nagal, Ramkumar Ramanathan and veteran Leander Paes, was already expected to win easy but pulling out of Pakistan top players Aisam-ul-haq Qureshi and Aqeel Khan has made it a no-contest
OTHER SPORTS28, Nov 2019, 12:15 PM IST
Davis Cup: Mahesh Bhupathi ‘hurt’ by AITA’s decision; backs India to beat Pakistan
'I am still in touch with the boys on a daily basis. I was disappointed with the way the federation (AITA) dealt with it. When they wanted me to become captain, they flew down to Hyderabad, had a meeting with me,' Mahesh Bhupathi said
Sports6, Nov 2019, 7:02 PM IST
Davis Cup: Mahesh Bhupathi slams AITA, believes he's still India's non-playing captain
AITA secretary-general Hironmoy Chatterjee had told Mahesh Bhupathi that he would be replaced by Rajpal before the International Tennis Federation's (ITF) decision to shift the venue
28, Nov 2016, 6:09 AM IST
Argentina break jinx with historic Davis Cup victory
After coming inches close to the coveted trophy for four times, it took Argentina 116 years to at last end the 'curse' and lifted their maiden Davis Cup trophy on Sunday.
18, Sep 2016, 8:15 AM IST
Paes criticises India's poor mixed-doubles team choice for Rio 2016
With Asian Games 18 months away, Indian tennis veteran Leander Paes wants the younger players to be nurtured well before so that there is no confusion in the team's choice.
18, Sep 2016, 6:14 AM IST
It was a pleasure to play Leander Paes in his country: Rafa Nadal
Rafael Nadal and Marc Lopez defeated home pair Leander Paes and Saketh Myneni 4-6, 7-6 (2), 6-4, 6-4 in the doubles match and thereby led Spain into the World Group of the Davis Cup.
16, Sep 2016, 11:05 AM IST
Blow for tennis fans: No Rafa Nadal on day one of Davis Cup
Spain's skipper Rafael Nadal has withdrawn from the first rubber of their World Group Playoffs tie against India due to a bad stomach, leaving the fans at the stadium disappointed.
15, Sep 2016, 12:27 PM IST
Underdogs India hope to give Spain tough fight in Davis Cup
India will look to Leander Paes, a veteran of 53 ties, to shepherd the inexperienced players against five-time champions Spain.
13, Sep 2016, 12:59 PM IST
Leander Paes: I can learn so much from Rafa Nadal
At 43, Leander Paes, whose decorated career has 18 Grand Slam doubles titles, has admitted that he has a lot to learn from Spanish great Rafael Nadal.