Indian Tennis Players

  • Leander Paes appointed as ITPA vicepresident April 8, 2013

    The Indian Tennis Players Association's first meeting on Saturday also saw the participation of two more vicepresidents, Mahesh Bhupathi and Somdev Devvarman. ...
  • Paes, Bhupathi are giving ideas to ITPA: Somdev April 8, 2013

    Bangalore: Somdev Devvarman, who led the players' revolt against AITA, on Sunday said veterans Leander Paes and Mahesh Bhupahti have provided useful ideas for the betterment of Indian tennis but only time will tell if those ideas will work. Paes, who was the only top player to not side with...
  • Leander Paes named vice president of the ITPA April 7, 2013

    Bangalore: Former Davis Cupper Jaideep Mukherjea was on Saturday appointed president of the newlyformed Indian Tennis Players Association (ITPA) while Leander Paes was surprisingly named as one of three vice presidents. The ITPA had its first meeting here and chose Mahesh Bhupathi and Somdev Devvarman as the other vice presidents. Karti...
  • AITA expects troubles after tennis body for players February 12, 2013

    The formation of the Indian Tennis Players Association (ITPA) has made the All India Tennis Federation (AITA) anxious. ...
  • AITA holds off recognising Indian players' body February 12, 2013

    New Delhi: All India Tennis Association chief Hironmoy Chatterjee said on Tuesday the national body will decide on the recognition of a newly launched players' association only after it has a clear understanding of its objectives. "It is too premature at this juncture to consider recognising the new body," Chatterjee told...
  • Indian tennis low on talent, seeks singles savior June 20, 2009

    Chennai: India, a nation with a proud tennis tradition built on Wimbledon and Davis Cup exploits, is desperately seeking a male singles player who can help revive the game. The grass courts of Wimbledon once inspired Indians like Ramanathan Krishnan to produce their best singles performances in grand slams but none...