TENNIS PLAYER

  • The food show: Former professional tennis player talks about her fitness secret 4 days ago

    In this edition, Former professional tennis player Shikha Uberoi talks about her fitness mantra. She shares with us her secret about health and nutrition. ...
  • 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...
  • Sania Mirza: I'm shy, but Shoaib loves dancing December 19, 2012

    Mumbai: Tennis player Sania Mirza, who will be seen shaking a leg with her husband Pakistani cricketer Shoaib Malik on the dance reality show 'Nach Baliye 5', hopes that they have done a decent job as the guest 'jodi'. "We are happy to be here as the guest couple. We have...
  • It's time to make a Hindi film now: Ashok Amritraj November 29, 2012

    Panaji: Having produced over a 100 Hollywood films but only one Indian project in his career spanning three decades, Indian American filmmaker Ashok Amritraj feels it is high time he takes up another Hindi film. Amritraj's only production in his native country was 1998 Tamil romantic drama 'Jeans', starring Aishwarya Rai,...
  • Young champ Yuki is revving up to play again July 18, 2009

    Yuki Bhambri, the Australian Open junior champ, has recovered from injury and can't wait to get back to the big stage. ...
  • 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...
  • Domestic violence gains a voice March 3, 2007

    Chennai A former state tennis player for Tamil Nadu Suresh Kumar is now behind bars for harassing his wife. When Deepa started tennis lessons eight years ago, she didn't know it will lead her to the very man who would become her living nightmare. She was then in love with...