Aita

  • Jeevan and Sanam join Davis Cup squad as reserve players 14-03-2014 05:55 PM

    New Delhi: The AITA on Friday named Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan and Sanam Singh as reserve players for next month's Davis Cup tie against Korea in Busan. Left-handed Jeevan is fourth in the list of highest-ranked Indians at number 321 and is followed by Sanam (368). Incidentally, Jeevan on Friday lost to...
  • Leander Paes takes a break from national duty 04-01-2014 06:28 PM

    New Delhi: Veteran Indian tennis star Leander Paes will not be seen on national duty this year after getting the AITA's nod to take a break for spending more time with his family. The decision means that the 40-year-old player will not be available for the upcoming Davis Cup tie...
  • Henman to launch 'The Road to Wimbledon' in India 02-01-2014 02:37 PM

    New Delhi: Former Britain No.1 Tim Henman will be in India to spearhead a major new initiative aimed at boosting the development of junior tennis in the country in association with The Wimbledon Foundation. India will host the first Wimbledon tennis event outside Britain as 11-time-Tour winner Henman heads to...
  • AITA refused to take my help: Nirupama Vaidyanathan 02-08-2013 04:32 PM

    New Delhi: Former India No.1 Nirupama Vaidyanathan on Friday said she had offered to coach youngsters and upcoming talent but the All India Tennis Association (AITA) turned her down. Nirupama, who became the first Indian woman to win a round at a Grand Slam event in 1998, said various federations...
  • AITA nominates Somdev Devvarman for Khel Ratna award 02-05-2013 06:03 PM

    New Delhi: Somdev Devvarman might have led a players' rebellion against the national tennis federation but AITA has recommended his name for the prestigious Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award for the year 2013. Somdev has achieved some great results on the ATP tour as well as in the multi-discipline games...
  • Paes, Bhupathi are giving ideas to ITPA: Somdev 08-04-2013 12:53 AM

    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...
  • It needs special talent to be in top-50: Anand 06-04-2013 07:28 PM

    Bangalore: The current lot of players are good enough to take India into Davis Cup World Group next year but it requires special talent to be in top-100, yesteryear Indian tennis icon Anand Amritraj said on Saturday. Amritraj said the controversy involving the top Indian players and AITA was unfortunate...
  • Vece Paes back in Davis Cup fold 23-02-2013 08:05 PM

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  • AITA expects troubles after tennis body for players 12-02-2013 08:52 PM

    The formation of the Indian Tennis Players Association (ITPA) has made the All India Tennis Federation (AITA) anxious. ...
  • AITA reject players' fresh demands 07-02-2013 02:25 PM

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  • We will stick to our guns: Yuki Bhambri 01-02-2013 09:22 PM

    The Indian tennis player Yuki Bhambri insisited that the rebel players will stick together in their battle against AITA. ...
  • AITA defends Davis Cup selection 18-01-2013 06:08 PM

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  • AITA rejects Somdev Devvarman's claims 12-01-2013 08:51 PM

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  • Indian tennis row takes a turn for the worse 12-01-2013 08:07 PM

    Somdev Devvarman's harangue against the AITA on Saturday has shaken up Indian tennis. ...