Indian Tennis

Showing of 21 - 40 from 159 results
Indian Tennis - Total results - 159
Davis Cup 2019: Leander Paes says he 'doesn't ask about location or opponent when it comes to playing for India'
Sports

Davis Cup 2019: Leander Paes says he 'doesn't ask about location or opponent when it comes to playing for India'

Talking about Indian Davis Cup team's clash against Pakistan, Leander Paes said, "I am very pleased to be playing for the country again. My job is not to worry about the location or the opponent, my job is to put my best foot forward."

ITF seeks India's view after Pakistan appeal against shifting Davis Cup tie to neutral venue, AITA stays firm on security concerns
Sports

ITF seeks India's view after Pakistan appeal against shifting Davis Cup tie to neutral venue, AITA stays firm on security concerns

The national tennis federation on Monday maintained that security concerns remain in Pakistan after the world governing body ITF sought a fresh response from India following Pakistan's appeal against shifting of the Davis Cup tie to a neutral venue.

Pakistan files appeal against ITF's decision to shift Davis Cup tie against India to neutral venue
Sports

Pakistan files appeal against ITF's decision to shift Davis Cup tie against India to neutral venue

Pakistan has filed an appeal with the International Tennis Federation (ITF), challenging its decision to shift the Davis Cup tie against India to a neutral venue with the assertion that Islamabad is well-equipped to host the clash.

AITA says they were surprised by ITF's decision to shift India-Pakistan Davis Cup tie to neutral venue
Sports

AITA says they were surprised by ITF's decision to shift India-Pakistan Davis Cup tie to neutral venue

AITA said an unflattering perception was being created about it in the wake of Mahesh Bhupathi's removal as captain when it actually selected Rohit Rajpal because the ITF till the last moment had not given the impression that it will move the Davis Cup tie out of Islamabad.

Pakistan Tennis Federation to appeal against ITF's decision to shift Davis Cup tie against India to a neutral venue
Sports

Pakistan Tennis Federation to appeal against ITF's decision to shift Davis Cup tie against India to a neutral venue

The Pakistan Tennis Federation on Wednesday decided to appeal against ITF's decision to shift their Davis Cup tie against India to a neutral venue, saying the world governing body and the Indian tennis federation have lowered their stature with this move.

Disappointed no one is supporting me even after giving Federer a fight, laments India's tennis hope Sumit Nagal
Sports

Disappointed no one is supporting me even after giving Federer a fight, laments India's tennis hope Sumit Nagal

Nagal won the Buenos Aires Challenger on Sunday night and jumped to a career-best rank of 135. The 26-place jump has consolidated his status as India's number two singles player behind Prajnesh Gunneswaran (84).

Leander Paes proud of how Sumit Nagal handled himself vs Roger Federer in US Open; says India needs more Challengers
Sports

Leander Paes proud of how Sumit Nagal handled himself vs Roger Federer in US Open; says India needs more Challengers

Leander Paes said despite some good performances of Indian tennis player in singles event of Grand Slams this year, the biggest challenge for them will be to sustain the level of output.

India's Davis Cup challenge to become tougher after ITF modifies format and replaces Groups I and II with World Groups
Sports

India's Davis Cup challenge to become tougher after ITF modifies format and replaces Groups I and II with World Groups

From 2020, the Indian team will have to contend with superior European, South and North American nations in order to qualify.

Sumit Nagal is not a product of system but despite it; India need to host more Challenger tournaments for benefit of tennis players
Sports

Sumit Nagal is not a product of system but despite it; India need to host more Challenger tournaments for benefit of tennis players

Sumit Nagal has played just the kind of match, which was required to spark a debate on Indian tennis, its progress or rather lack of it.

US Open 2019: Sumit Nagal goes down fighting against Roger Federer on Grand Slam debut, all you need to know about the 22-year-old
Sports

US Open 2019: Sumit Nagal goes down fighting against Roger Federer on Grand Slam debut, all you need to know about the 22-year-old

Here is all you need to know about India's Sumit Nagal who made his Grand Slam debut against Roger Federer in the first round of the US Open.

US Open 2019: Prajnesh Gunneswaran bows out in first round after losing in straight sets to World No 5 Daniil Medvedev
Sports

US Open 2019: Prajnesh Gunneswaran bows out in first round after losing in straight sets to World No 5 Daniil Medvedev

The gulf between Prajnesh Gunneswaran and top-10 players were wide and apparent as he lost 4-6, 1-6, 26 to Daniil Medvedev, who recently vanquished multiple Grand Slam winner Novak Djokovic.

Mumbai Open: WTA 125K event's future under threat after being skipped in 2019, could drop to ITF level
Sports

Mumbai Open: WTA 125K event's future under threat after being skipped in 2019, could drop to ITF level

Mumbai Open, played at the $125K level on the women's tour, will not be taking place this year and its status remains under question for the future.

Wimbledon 2019: Prajnesh Gunneswaran succumbs to error-prone game in straight sets defeat to Milos Raonic
Sports

Wimbledon 2019: Prajnesh Gunneswaran succumbs to error-prone game in straight sets defeat to Milos Raonic

Prajnesh Gunneswaran crashed out of Wimbledon in the first round after a 6-7, 4-6, 2-6 defeat at the hands of Milos Raonic.

Wimbledon 2019: India's Prajnesh Gunneswaran remains confident of producing good show ahead of first main draw match at SW19
Sports

Wimbledon 2019: India's Prajnesh Gunneswaran remains confident of producing good show ahead of first main draw match at SW19

Prajnesh Gunneswaran makes his Wimbledon main draw debut on Court 12 against Milos Raonic, a former runner up and top-10 player. Gunneswaran is the only Indian singles player in the draw.

Wimbledon 2019: Prajnesh Gunnesaran pitted against world No 17 Milos Raonic in first round
Sports

Wimbledon 2019: Prajnesh Gunnesaran pitted against world No 17 Milos Raonic in first round

Prajnesh Gunnesaran is the only Indian in Wimbledon singles main draw as Ramkumar Ramanathan and Ankita Raina exited after losing their respective second round matches.

Wimbledon 2019: Ramkumar Ramanathan falls at second hurdle in qualifying; Prajnesh Gunneswaran only Indian in main draw
Sports

Wimbledon 2019: Ramkumar Ramanathan falls at second hurdle in qualifying; Prajnesh Gunneswaran only Indian in main draw

Ramkumar Ramanathan in the world has fallen in the second round of Wimbledon qualifying, extending his wait of qualifying for the main draw of a slam

Prajnesh Gunneswaran through to second round of Antalya Open; Ramkumar Ramanathan wins, Saketh Myneni exits Wimbledon qualifiers
Sports

Prajnesh Gunneswaran through to second round of Antalya Open; Ramkumar Ramanathan wins, Saketh Myneni exits Wimbledon qualifiers

India's top-ranked men's singles player Prajnesh Gunneswaran has advanced to the second round of the Antalya Open after beating Serbia's Janko Tipsarevic 6-0, 7-6.

Ankita Raina beats former World No 1 Samantha Stosur to notch up biggest win of tennis career at Kunming Open
Sports

Ankita Raina beats former World No 1 Samantha Stosur to notch up biggest win of tennis career at Kunming Open

India's Ankita Raina shocked former US Open champion Samantha Stosur for the biggest win of her career, progressing to the second round of the Kunming Open.

Indian Wells Open: World No 97 Prajnesh Gunneswaran stuns World No 18 Nikoloz Basilashvili in second round
Sports

Indian Wells Open: World No 97 Prajnesh Gunneswaran stuns World No 18 Nikoloz Basilashvili in second round

Playing his maiden singles main draw at this level, the Indian left-hander secured a hard-fought 6-4, 6-7(6), 7-6(4) victory over the Georgian in two hours, 32 minutes.

Prajnesh Gunneswaran breaks into ATP top 100 rankings; Ankita Raina continues as India's top woman player
Sports

Prajnesh Gunneswaran breaks into ATP top 100 rankings; Ankita Raina continues as India's top woman player

Prajnesh is only third Indian player to break into the top-100 barrier in the past decade after Somdev Devvarman and Yuki Bhambri.