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Apr 04, 2019
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Tennis matches shortened to best-of-three-sets contests to reduce workload of playersThe International Tennis Federation announced the changes on Wednesday, saying they "reduce concerns of overplay for players who reach the latter stages of all three events — singles, doubles and mixed doubles."
Feb 06, 2019
Davis Cup 2019: Existing hostilities may result in a diplomatic wrangle if India-Pakistan match takes place in PakistanTennis inadvertently treaded into disputed territory on Wednesday, as India was drawn to play Pakistan, in Pakistan for their Davis Cup Asia-Oceania Group I tie in September
Feb 01, 2019
Davis Cup Qualifier 2019: India trail Italy as Andreas Seppi, Matteo Berrettini beat Ramkumar Ramanathan, Prajnesh GunneswaranAndreas Seppi and Matteo Berrettini gave Italy a comfortable 2-0 lead over India on the first day of their Davis Cup world group qualifier.
Jan 29, 2019
Australia's Lleyton Hewitt criticises Barcelona's Gerard Pique for making 'ridiculous' changes to Davis CupAustralia’s Davis Cup captain Lleyton Hewitt has criticised Barcelona football player Gerard Pique and his Spanish investment group Kosmos for making sweeping changes to the 119-year-old tennis competition.
Nov 21, 2018
What ails Indian tennis and its support structure? Yuki Bhambri, Saketh Myneni and Prajnesh Gunneswaran weigh inMany young talents have come to the fore and fizzled out or faded away, far from the tennis circuit, or languishing in the rankings if they choose to continue playing.
Nov 18, 2018
Davis Cup should not take away traditional format in revamp to compete with ATP Cup, says Swedish great Mats WilanderNext year’s Davis Cup will still have home and away ties — but only in the first round. The winners will go forward to the 18-nation finals. Wilander says that is the wrong way round.
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.
Nov 13, 2018
India to host Italy on Kolkata's grasscourts in qualifiers for Davis Cup Finals after securing two key exemptions from ITFKolkata was chosen as the venue only after the All India Tennis Association (AITA) secured two key exemptions from the International Tennis Federation (ITF).
Oct 28, 2018
Roger Federer ignores deadline set by Davis Cup, says organisers only gave him three days to decide participationRoger Federer has revealed that organisers of the re-launched and condensed Davis Cup gave him three days to decide if he would commit to the controversial competition.
Aug 16, 2018
British tennis chiefs to vote against controversial Davis Cup reforms that may result in fewer participationBritish tennis chiefs said on Wednesday they will vote against the controversial reforms planned for the Davis Cup, claiming the radical changes could see fewer players taking part and a waning of fan interest.