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Aug 02, 2019
Davis Cup: AITA should follow Sports Ministry, government's instructions ahead of Indian team's visit to PakistanIn 1987, India faced a similar situation as they had to face Israel in a Davis Cup quarter-final tie and there was a call to boycott the tie, Amritraj recalled
Feb 01, 2019
Down memory lane: Anand Amritraj recalls an era when prize money was meagre and Grand Slam champs stood in line for foodArmed with a sharp memory and a capacity for exasperation, Anand Amritraj rattles off tales of days when tennis was still an expensive sport but hardly rich.
Jan 30, 2019
Davis Cup: 'We don't have room for excuses any more,' says non-playing captain Mahesh Bhupathi ahead of Italy clashNon-playing captain Mahesh Bhupathi on Wednesday said there is no room for excuses in the Davis Cup Qualifier against Italy starting on Friday, especially after India got whatever it had desired
Sep 23, 2018
Yuki Bhambri, Ramkumar Ramanathan need to get fitter for sustained results, says tennis ace Vijay AmritrajAmritraj said: "Yuki has done well well. The problem is that he is not able to play a full year yet. He is not fit enough to play a full season, which is a worry. He needs to work on his fitness. Similarly, Ramkumar did well in some tournaments, reached the final at Newport, but needs to be a lot fitter."
Sep 07, 2018
Former Tennis legend Vijay Amritraj feels new Davis Cup format won't affect IndiaAmritraj said he does not think India should agree to play matches in a neutral country, for it will lose the advantage of playing in home conditions.
Aug 27, 2018
US Open 2018: From Vijay Amritraj to Leander Paes, how Indians have created a legacy worthy of respect at Flushing MeadowsIndia's Mahesh Bhupathi, Leander Paes and Sania Mirza all have wins here, with Paes perhaps the most successful of all. A look into how India has performed at the indoor hard-court Grand Slam.
Jul 23, 2018
Ramkumar Ramanathan’s run to Hall of Fame Open final gives India’s singles tennis much-needed shot in the armEven though Ramkumar Ramanathan faltered on the final hurdle, he belongs to a group of young Indian players who are daring to dream. He didn’t quite return with the silverware, but the run to the final is essential in a bid to change India’s doubles-heavy narrative in tennis.
May 24, 2018
Alan Wilkins opens up on life as sports broadcaster, dismissing Viv Richards and narrating Sachin Tendulkar's dismissal in farewell TestThe power of the spoken word is such that it stays within our veins for a time immemorial. The responsibility is so huge that a word here or there can cause storm, especially in sports where fans are very closely attached to their heroes and teams.
Dec 19, 2017
Vijay Amritraj believes Ramanathan Ramkumar and Yuki Bhambri have potential to breach into top 100On the possibility of Ram, Yuki and the others doing well on the tour, Amritraj said they need to ensure that they don't overplay or underplay. Apart from physical capabilities, the mental capability also is key.
Dec 17, 2017
Vijay Amritraj expresses concerns about future of Indian tennis, calls for 'system' in place to nurture talentIndian tennis great Vijay Amritraj is "worried" about the future of the sport in the country with no one after the likes of Sania Mirza, Leander Paes and Mahesh Bhupathi able to make a mark at the world stage.