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Nov 15, 2018
Indian players to be hit hard after revamp of ATP Challenger Tour, according to MSLTA secretary Sunder IyerThe revamp of the global tennis structure's second tier – the ATP Challenger Tour – from 2019 will hit Indian players hard with the complete removal of ATP ranking points in the lower level of the men's circuit, according to Maharashtra State Lawn Tennis Association's Sunder Iyer.
Sep 06, 2018
Davis Cup: Mahesh Bhupati defends N Sriram Balaji's selection ahead of higher-ranked players for Serbia tieIndia's Davis Cup captain Mahesh Bhupathi on Thursday defended the selection of N Sriram Balaji ahead of higher-ranked Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan and Purav Raja for the tie against Serbia.
Sep 05, 2018
Yuki Bhambri, Divij Sharan pull out of India's Davis Cup tie against Serbia; Sumit Nagal refuses to come as stand byIndia's top singles player Yuki Bhambri and Asian Games gold-medallist Divij Sharan have pulled out of the Davis Cup World Group Play-off tie against Serbia due to injuries while Sumit Nagal has refused to join the team as a stand by
Jun 30, 2018
Asian Games 2018: AITA allows Rohan Bopanna, Divij Sharan to pair at mega event; Leander Paes to partner Sumit NagalThe AITA at its Executive Meeting (EC) discussed the matter and accepted Rohan Bopanna and Divij Sharan's request.
Jun 04, 2018
Leander Paes returns to Indian team for Asian Games 2018; Yuki Bhambri exempted from squadSince Yuki Bhambri, ranked 94, is likely to make the cut for the US Open, the AITA selection committee exempted him.
Apr 01, 2018
Davis Cup: Reserve player Divij Sharan decides against travelling with Indian team to China for away tieThe left-handed Divij Sharan, who was a reserve in the Indian Davis Cup team, has decided not to travel for the away tie against China, a move which may soon pave the way for introduction of a code of conduct for players.
Mar 11, 2018
AITA includes Leander Paes in Davis Cup team despite Rohan Bopanna's reservations against veteran tennis starSending out a strong message that it won't allow players to interfere in selection matters, the AITA on Sunday brought back old warhorse Leander Paes in the Davis Cup team despite "reservations" from seasoned campaigner Rohan Bopanna.
Nov 14, 2017
AITA forms 3-member panel to tackle age fraud, but leaves onus on complainants to provide evidenceWhen asked why AITA has left it to complainant to provide evidence, the federation's secretary general Hironmoy Chatterjee said, "It's to ensure that only genuine complaints come up before us."
Nov 07, 2017
Chennai to host ATP challenger event in February; top Indian, international players expected to playTamil Nadu Tennis Association (TNTA) will conduct the Chennai Open Challenger Tennis Tournament 2018, an ATP Challenger event in Chennai from 12 to 18 February, 2018.
Oct 07, 2017
AITA to question sports ministry over Ankita Raina's exclusion from TOP schemeAnkita is India highest-ranked player at number 272, but the next-best Karman Kaur Thandi (317) who has been selected for the assistance along with Prarthna Thombare.