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Somdev devvarman - Total results - 159
Jun 16, 2017
Rohan Bopanna blames coaching quality, lack of support from system for absence of top Indian singles playersBopanna won his first Grand Slam title 14 years after turning pro and he says he never lost hope of achieving his dream.
Mar 20, 2017
Abhinav Bindra, PT Usha among Olympians named as National Observers to assist growth of sports in IndiaThe government of India has designated 12 Olympians, including Beijing Olympic gold medallist shooter Abhinav Bindra, as National Observers in their respective disciplines to assist in preparation and implementation of the long-term development plan.
Feb 05, 2017
Davis Cup: Indian players reaching top-50 is almost impossible, says former coach Enrico PipernoIndia's former Davis Cup and Fed Cup coach Enrico Piperno feels it is nearly impossible for the country's tennis players to make the world's top-50 as there is neither funding nor infrastructure to produce bankable talent.
Feb 03, 2017
Davis Cup: AITA, players need to look beyond ego and work for development of Indian tennisThere are several issues that plague tennis in India – the disunity among players is a tired topic and the AITA seems to be in a constant state of disrepair, preoccupied with political bickering instead of working for the development of the sport.
Jan 19, 2017
Anand Amritraj backs AITA's decision to punish Sumit Nagal over disciplinary issueSumit Nagal may have defended himself but India's outgoing Davis Cup captain Anand Amritraj on Thursday said there were no denying the disciplinary issues concerning the youngster and called on the AITA to take appropriate action.
Jan 18, 2017
Somdev Devvarman tears into AITA in an open letter, backs dropped Sumit NagalReacting angrily to this public dress down of the youngster, former Indian player Somdev Devvarman lashed out at the AITA for their careless approach towards the athletes and questioned their intent behind going public over their dissatisfaction with Nagal.
Jan 05, 2017
Leander Paes rules out retirement, says his comments were misreadThe iconic Leander Paes has ruled out immediate retirement from the competitive tennis, saying his comments were misconstrued and he actually aims to capture another Chennai Open trophy next year and motivate his new partner to win his maiden Grand Slam title.
Jan 02, 2017
Somdev Devvarman retires: India's tennis fraternity acknowledges his 'tremendous contribution'Indian tennis fraternity today came together in acknowledging the "tremendous contribution" Somdev Devvarman made to the game in the country.
Jan 02, 2017
Somdev Devvarman retires: Tennis star proved India can produce world-class singles playersRising during an era in which doubles became the primary vocation for many Indian tennis players, Somdev Devvarman proved to be a wonderful exception. He proved that it was possible for India to produce world class singles players with the right attitude and tireless effort.
Dec 22, 2016
Davis Cup: Mahesh Bhupathi to replace Anand Amritraj as India's next non-playing captainIndian tennis legend Mahesh Bhupathi was named as the new non-playing captain of the Davis Cup team on Thursday.