US Open 2013: US media views Leander Paes` feat with little fanfare

US Open 2013: US media views Leander Paes` feat with little fanfare

Last Updated: Monday, September 09, 2013, 21:19

Indian tennis star Leander Paes` feat of winning a Grand Slam doubles title at the US Open at 40, largely went unheralded in the US media with most giving just factual agency reports on the match.

US Open 2013: Leander Paes - Man of the moment

US Open 2013: Leander Paes - Man of the moment

Last Updated: Monday, September 09, 2013, 20:20

No amount of controversy can deter Leander Paes. A true athlete in his own right, the most famous tennis player from India has done it yet again. With Czech partner Radek Stepanek, he won the US Open 2013 men’s doubles crown.

I`m going after 41 now, 42, and then 43: Leander Paes

I`m going after 41 now, 42, and then 43: Leander Paes

Last Updated: Monday, September 09, 2013, 17:35

Despite being the oldest man to win the US Open men`s doubles tennis title at 40, India`s Leander Paes is showing no signs of slowing down.

List of Paes` eight men`s doubles Grand Slam titles

List of Paes` eight men`s doubles Grand Slam titles

Last Updated: Monday, September 09, 2013, 11:22

A list of men`s doubles Grand Slam titles won by India`s Leander Paes.

Leander Paes becomes oldest man to win Grand Slam title!

Leander Paes becomes oldest man to win Grand Slam title!

Last Updated: Monday, September 09, 2013, 09:28

India’s Leander Paes created history when he clinched his third US Open men’s doubles title that made him the oldest man in Open era to win a major title.

US Open 2013: Leander Paes and Stepanek win men’s doubles

US Open 2013: Leander Paes and Stepanek win men’s doubles

Last Updated: Sunday, September 08, 2013, 23:58

India`s Leander Paes and Czech Radek Stepanek won the US Open men’s doubles title by defeating second seeds Austria-Brazil pairing of Alexander Peya and Bruno Soares on Sunday.

US Open men's doubles final: Leander Paes and Radek Stepanek chase doubles title

US Open men's doubles final: Leander Paes and Radek Stepanek chase doubles title

Last Updated: Sunday, September 08, 2013, 08:26

India`s Leander Paes and Czech Radek Stepanek will attempt to follow their victory over the Bryan brothers by toppling the Austria-Brazil pairing of Alexander Peya and Bruno Soares.

US Open 2013: Paes-Stepanek in final; Sania-Jie beaten

US Open 2013: Paes-Stepanek in final; Sania-Jie beaten

Last Updated: Friday, September 06, 2013, 10:52

India`s Leander Paes and his Czech partner Radek Stepanek entered their second successive men`s doubles final at the US tennis Open, while Sania Mirza and China`s Jie Zheng were beaten in the semis of the women`s doubles.

US Open 2013: Sania Mirza-Jie Zheng in semis of women`s doubles

US Open 2013: Sania Mirza-Jie Zheng in semis of women`s doubles

Last Updated: Thursday, September 05, 2013, 11:01

India`s Sania Mirza and her Chinese partner Jie Zheng stormed into the semi-finals of the women`s doubles with a straight sets victory over fourth seeds Su-Wei Hsieh and Shuai Peng.

US Open 2013: Leander Paes enters semifinals of men’s doubles

US Open 2013: Leander Paes enters semifinals of men’s doubles

Last Updated: Wednesday, September 04, 2013, 08:44

India’s Leander Paes along with Czech partner Radek Stepanek advanced to the semifinals of men’s doubles event at the US Open.

US Open performance is a confidence booster: Divij Sharan

US Open performance is a confidence booster: Divij Sharan

Last Updated: Tuesday, September 03, 2013, 17:20

Divij Sharan is content that he could make an impression at the US Open by making the pre-quarterfinals with new partner Yen-Hsun Lu and says that the "great" experience of competing in a Grand Slam has boosted his confidence.

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