Articles by Haresh Ramchandani
Apr 13, 2015
Here's why Sania Mirza, the doubles queen, deserves more respectSania Mirza has certainly earned the right to call the shots when it comes to Indian doubles, even if she has not yet earned the respect she so very much deserves for her doubles game.
Sep 19, 2014
From just another Chinese player to Grand Slam champion: The metamorphosis of Li NaTennis stars come in all sizes, shapes, and personalities. Some of them stay in the spotlight throughout their playing careers and then fade into oblivion. But there are some others whose legacies continue to be written well after they hang up their rackets. And Li Na is one of them.
Aug 31, 2014
From US Open to classrooms: Teenage stars juggle school and professional tennisSome teens, who came into the spotlight during the past week at the US Open, will instead go back to the classrooms and continue to juggle the demands of their educational and professional tennis aspirations, grappling with the decision of when to head full-time into the world of pro tennis.
Aug 22, 2014
A year without Grand Slam success, is Serena Williams a spent force at Majors?A fourth-round in Australia, a second-round in Paris and a third-round at Wimbledon are all that Serena has to show for a season in which she has been ranked no. 1 every single week.
Mar 02, 2014
Bhupathi's IPL-style tennis league can't steal the importance of grand slamsAt its best, Bhupathi’s league will be a fun-filled light-hearted competition that will keep tennis balls in the spotlight even in the off-season.
Feb 05, 2014
Federer rides on Wawrinka’s success in pursuit of Davis Cup gloryWhile his rivals like Nadal and Novak Djokovic have zealously pursued Davis Cup glory in their younger years, 32 year old Federer has never made the Davis Cup his priority as he embarked upon his record-setting grand slam journey.
Jan 26, 2014
Three things Wawrinka needs to do to beat NadalWawrinka could be a bundle of nerves on Sunday and go down tamely to the Spaniard. Or he could use that nervous energy to motivate and inspire himself to play the best match of his life. Anything less, would surely mean a Nadal victory.
Jan 22, 2014
Why Eugenie Bouchard is set to be the next tennis superstarExhibiting a calm composed demeanour and a self-assured, not cocky, attitude, Bouchard seems to be a marketer’s dream.
Jan 13, 2014
The Australian Open will be a big test for NadalJust 13 days into the New Year, the first grand slam of the tennis season gets underway in Melbourne in what is expected to be scorching temperatures
Jan 07, 2014
From Roger to Rafa, plenty of intrigue ahead of the Australian OpenWith the first Grand Slam of the season less than a week away, there’s a lot of attention on the results coming out. Let’s revisit some of the top stories from the previous week.