Confirmation came after protracted negotiations with Tennis Australia and the Victorian state authorities in Melbourne, which only emerged from a months-long lockdown in October following a second wave of Covid-19 cases.
Tata Open Maharashtra tournament director hints at tweaking dates for 2021 after ATP rejigs tour calendar
The 2021 Tata Open Maharashtra could be impacted by by the rejig of the ATP calendar forced by the COVID-19 pandemic, hinted tournament director Prashant Sutar on Saturday.
Maharashtra Open 2020: Jiri Vesely clinches men's singles title as Christopher Rungkat-Andre Goransson lift doubles trophy
Jiri Vesely of Czech Republic produced a dominating show to beat Egor Gerasimov of Belarus and clinch his first ATP Tour singles title in five years at the Tata Open Maharashtra tennis tournament
Maharashtra Open 2020: Czech Republic's Jiri Vesely scripts sensational comeback against Ricardas Berankis to storm into final
Left-handed Vesely eked out a sensational come-from-behind 6-7 (8), 7-6 (3), 7-6 (7) win against the Lithuanian in a match which turned out to be the longest in the history of this tournament.
Maharashtra Open 2020: Jiri Vesely, Ricardas Berankis storm into men's singles semis with come-from-behind victories
Jiri Vesely and second seed Ricardas Berankis stormed into the single semi-finals of the ATP Tata Open Maharashtra after scoring come-from-behind victories on Friday.
Maharashtra Open 2020: Emotions and nostalgia in the air as Leander Paes gets ousted from last ATP Tour event in India
Emotions and nostalgia in the air as Leander Paes gets ousted in quarter-finals of Tata Open Maharashtra, his last ATP Tour event in India.
Maharashtra Open 2020: Prajnesh Gunneswaran suffers straight sets loss to Kwan Soon-woo to bow out in pre-quarters
India's top-ranked men's singles player, Prajnesh Gunneswaran crashed out in the pre-quarter-finals of Maharashtra Open after suffering straight sets defeat against fourth-seed Kwan Soon-woo of Korea in Pune on Thursday.
Maharashtra Open 2020: India's Sumit Nagal goes down fighting against Vicktor Troicki in opening round
India's Sumit Nagal put up a strong fight before going down in three sets against Serbian Vicktor Troicki in the men's singles opening round at the third edition of Tata Open Maharashtra in Pune on Monday.
Maharashtra Open: From Benoit Paire to Philipp Kohlschreiber, tennis stars to watch out at third edition
Here is a look at the world's top tennis stars who will showcase their skills during India's premier ATP 250 event
Kooyong Classic: Marin Cilic registers gritty comeback win over Kevin Anderson after overcoming knee injury
World number seven Marin Cilic tested a knee injury with the best possible result on Wednesday, posting a gritty win over Kevin Anderson at the Kooyong Classic.
Maharashtra Open 2019: Kevin Anderson beats Ivo Karlovic in battle of giants to win Pune title at second time of asking
On Saturday, Anderson was up against another beloved underdog in Karlovic but the South African ensured that the memory of last year’s final’s loss didn’t come back to haunt him.
Maharashtra Open 2019: Steve Darcis seeks to enjoy each match as it comes after incredible run at first tournament in 400 days
For a fighter who nearly saw his career end prematurely, every match from here on is one to savour for Steve Darcis.
Maharashtra Open 2019: Kevin Anderson avenges last year's defeat against Gilles Simon to set up final with Ivo Karlovic
Ivo Karlovic cut short the remarkable comeback run of Steve Darcis to set up the Tata Open Maharashtra clash with Kevin Anderson, who avenged his last year's defeat against Gilles Simon on Friday.
Maharashtra Open 2019: Veteran Croatian Ivo Karlovic becomes oldest man in forty years to reach an ATP Final
Big-serving Ivo Karlovic, currently ranked 100, hit 33 aces in the one hour 55 minute battle against the unranked Darcis, who missed all of 2018 due to injury.
Firstpost Spodcast Episode 115: Gujarat Fortunegiants enter PKL final; Kevin Anderson-Gilles Simon semis showdown and more
We discuss Gujarat Fortunegiants' thrilling victory over UP Yoddha in PKL, the semi-finals showdown between Gilles Simon and Kevin Anderson at Maharashtra Open, Manchester City closing gap on Liverpool and more.
Jaume Munar interview: Spanish star on following mentor Rafael Nadal's mantras, importance of ATP NextGen Finals and more
Jaume Munar is the product of the Rafa Nadal Tennis Academy in Mallorca and is tipped to lead the next generation of Spanish tennis stars.
Firstpost Editor's Picks: Rahul Gandhi falls flat, Sabarimala protests, Kevin Anderson in Maharashtra Open; today's must-read stories
Firstpost Editor's Picks: Rahul Gandhi on Rafale, Sabarimala protests, Kevin Anderson in Maharashtra Open; today's must-read stories
LISTEN: Full script of Episode 114 of Spodcast where we discuss Kevin Anderson's victory, Indian football team at AFC Asian Cup and more
Here's the full script of Episode 114, where we discuss Kevin Anderson's victory at Maharashtra Open, Bengaluru Raptors' win over Delhi Dashers, India at AFC Asian Cup 2019 and more.
Firstpost Spodcast Episode 114: Kevin Anderson enters Maharashtra Open quarters; Bengaluru Raptors beat Delhi Dashers and more
Kevin Anderson enters Maharashtra Open quarter-finals, Bengaluru Raptors' win over Delhi Dashers, India at AFC Asian Cup 2019 – we discuss these stories and more on Firstpost Spodcast.
Maharashtra Open 2019: Ramkumar Ramanathan keeps Indian singles challenge alive with gritty win over Marcel Granollers
Ramkumar Ramanathan had his revenge over Marcel Granollers as he rallied back from a set down to reach the second round of the 2019 Maharashtra Open.