Indian Tennis News
Down 0-1 after Bhushan Haobam's 3-6, 6-3, 2-6 loss to Naoya Honda, seventh seed India bounced back to win the remaining single and doubles rubbers and claim the event.
In a closely contested match, Rohan Bopanna and Divij Sharan beat Mikael Torpegaard and Frederik Nielsen 6-7, 6-4, 7-6 to give India an unassailable 3-0 lead.
India took a 2-0 lead over Denmark in the Davis Cup World Group Play-off tie in Delhi with Ramkumar Ramanathan and Yuki Bhambri picking up straight set wins.
Delhi Gymkhana Club, venue for India's remarkable Davis Cup win in 1966, had lost its prestigious place in Indian tennis. The venue hopes to change that with the Denmark tie.
Davis Cup: India should exploit Danish players' weakness on grass in World Group playoff tie, says Anand Amritraj
India face Denmark in Davis Cup World Group I playoff tie on 4 and 5 March.
There will be no Indian in the singles main draw of the 2022 Australian Open after Yuki Bhambri, Ramkumar Ramanathan, Prajnesh Gunneswaran and Ankita Raina exited in qualifying.
Adelaide International 1 2022: Bopanna-Ramkumar enter semi-finals with straight set win, Sania-Kichenok knocked out
Rohan Bopanna and Ramkumar Ramanathan will clash with the fourth-seeded Bosnian-Mexican duo of Tomislav Brkic and Santiago Gonzalez for a spot in the final.
Fenesta Open, India's national tennis tournament, was cancelled in 2020 due to the coronavirus pandemic. It returned this time but in a controlled environment.
Both Prasad and Khosla train under the same coach, Aditya Sachdeva.
Paes and Bhupathi played together from 1994 to 2006 and reunited for their second stint from 2008 to 2011.
Prajnesh Gunneswaran is now on an 8-match losing streak going back to April after a poor clay court season and then a wrist injury.
Ramkumar Ramanathan, Prajnesh Guneswaran and Ankita Raina have already exited from the tournament.
All India Tennis Association promises to take action against age fraud suspects ahead of National Championships
AITA said if the federation is given names of the suspects of age manipulation, they will enquire and remove the guilty players from the championships.
Anindya Dutta interview: Author on tracing Indian tennis' rich history, forgotten legacy of women's game and more in book
A banker by profession, Anindya Dutta's latest book, called Advantage India: The Story of Indian Tennis, is a deep dive on pre-Independence tennis, the early players, the Krishnans, Amritrajs, doubles and women's tennis.
For the first time ever, the state of Haryana will host the senior National Hard Court Championship, which will be held in Gurugram at The Tennis Project.
It was the fourth doubles final of the season for Ankita Raina but the biggest trophy of the calendar since her earlier two titles were at the USD 25,000 level.
International travel to Australia is still tightly controlled and all overseas arrivals must quarantine for two weeks, while individual states also have their own COVID-19 restrictions.
This was Prajnesh's seventh Challenger finals. The 31-year-old Indian has won two title – Anning (China, April 2018) and Bengaluru (November 2018).
Eckental Challenger: India's Ramkumar Ramanathan storms into semi-final with win over Evgeny Donskoy
The unseeded Indian trounced the Russian 6-2 6-1 in just 57 minutes as he fired 11 aces during the quarterfinal of the Euro 88520 indoor event.