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Geneva Open: Leander Paes-Scott Lipsky pair moves to semifinals after getting a walk-over

Geneva Open: Leander Paes-Scott Lipsky pair moves to semifinals after getting a walk-over

The Indo-American team will face next face top seeds Jean- Julien Rojer of The Netherlands and Romania's Horia Tecau in the final four contest.

Supreme Court intervenes after Leander Paes, Rhea Pillai fail to settle dispute amicably

Supreme Court intervenes after Leander Paes, Rhea Pillai fail to settle dispute amicably

The duo, though not legally married, had their daughter in 2008 after prolonged courtship, believed to be started in 2003.

Sports Minister Vijay Goel offers to play peacemaker in Leander Paes, Mahesh Bhupathi war

Sports Minister Vijay Goel offers to play peacemaker in Leander Paes, Mahesh Bhupathi war

Paes had accused Bhupathi of being disrespectful towards him by not telling him that he would not be in the playing squad for the tie, while Bhupathi had asserted that he never promised a certain spot to Paes.

From leaked WhatsApp conversation to stinging Facebook posts, Mahesh Bhupathi – Leander Paes saga gets dirtier

From leaked WhatsApp conversation to stinging Facebook posts, Mahesh Bhupathi – Leander Paes saga gets dirtier

In their chat, Bhupathi is seen categorically telling Paes that he was still undecided about the combination but logically Rohan Bopanna would suit the conditions in Bengaluru.

Davis Cup: Vace Paes wants rift between Leander Paes, Mahesh Bhupathi to end soon

Davis Cup: Vace Paes wants rift between Leander Paes, Mahesh Bhupathi to end soon

Bhupathi had previously selected Yuki Bhambri, Ramkumar Ramanathan, Prajnesh Gunneswaran and N. Sriram Balaji for the tie, and had kept both Paes and Bopanna as reserves in the squad.

Stay out if you don't like our functioning: Mahesh Bhupathi rips apart sulking Leander Paes in emotional post

Stay out if you don't like our functioning: Mahesh Bhupathi rips apart sulking Leander Paes in emotional post

The former Davis Cupper tersely pointed out that Paes had his own definition of "respect" and also claimed that the winner of 18 Grand Slams never always walked the talk when it came to disciplinary issues.

Davis Cup: Mahesh Bhupathi flouted selection criteria, feels angry Leander Paes

Davis Cup: Mahesh Bhupathi flouted selection criteria, feels angry Leander Paes

It was the seasoned Rohan Bopanna, who has made the cut, despite Paes winning a Challenger title in Mexico only a few days back.

Davis Cup: Yuki Bhambri ruled out; Leander Paes or Rohan Bopanna certain to play Uzbekistan tie

Davis Cup: Yuki Bhambri ruled out; Leander Paes or Rohan Bopanna certain to play Uzbekistan tie

Ramkumar Ramanathan will now spearhead India's singles challenge but he has been struggling for form in recent times.

Leander Paes wins first title of season in Leon Challenger

Leander Paes wins first title of season in Leon Challenger

With this win, Paes clinched his 20th ATP Challenger title. Paes has now won at least one title every year for the past 26 years.

Davis Cup: Mahesh Bhupathi picks four singles players, keeps Leander Paes and Rohan Bopanna as reserves

Davis Cup: Mahesh Bhupathi picks four singles players, keeps Leander Paes and Rohan Bopanna as reserves

Ramkumar Ramanathan (ranked 269), Yuki Bhambri (307), Prajnesh Gunneswaran (325) and N Sriram Balaji (350) are in the playing squad for the tie scheduled from April 7 to 9 in Bengaluru.

Bringing Leander Paes, Mahesh Bhupathi together again a great move: Naresh Kumar

Bringing Leander Paes, Mahesh Bhupathi together again a great move: Naresh Kumar

Former Davis cup captain Naresh Kumar on Thursday hoped Indian tennis superstars Leander Paes and Mahesh Bhupathi can set their differences aside and make their chemistry work when Uzbekistan comes calling for the second round of the Asia/Oceania Group 1 Davis Cup tie, beginning on April 7.

Indian Wells Masters: Rohan Bopanna to face Novak Djokovic in Round of 32

Indian Wells Masters: Rohan Bopanna to face Novak Djokovic in Round of 32

Paes, who has also been struggling to play with one partner consistently this season, has teamed up with Argentine Del Porto and they open their campaign against Luxembourg's Gilles Muller and American Sam Querry.

Davis Cup: Leander Paes retained in Indian team for Asia/Oceania Zone clash

Davis Cup: Leander Paes retained in Indian team for Asia/Oceania Zone clash

The tie, which will be India's first with Mahesh Bhupathi as the non-playing captain, will also see the return of Rohan Bopanna.

Davis Cup: Selectors to contemplate whether to have Leander Paes in the team

Davis Cup: Selectors to contemplate whether to have Leander Paes in the team

The selectors will also deliberate whether to go with two singles players or opt for three. Saketh Myneni, who pulled out of the New Zealand tie in the last minute, and Sumit Nagal have made themselves unavailable due to injury issues.  

Dubai Open: Rohan Bopanna-Marcin Matkowski reach doubles semis of Tennis championship

Dubai Open: Rohan Bopanna-Marcin Matkowski reach doubles semis of Tennis championship

The unseeded Indo-Polish pair knocked out Romania's Florin Mergea and Serbia's Viktor Troicki 6-3 6-4 in the quarter-finals of the USD 2,617,160 hard court tournament.

Davis Cup: Ramkumar Ramanathan trounces Finn Tearney; India take unassailable 3-1 lead over New Zealand

Davis Cup: Ramkumar Ramanathan trounces Finn Tearney; India take unassailable 3-1 lead over New Zealand

India thus set up a second round meeting with Uzbekistan, scheduled for April 7-9.

Davis Cup: Leander Paes fails to realise dream for record doubles win after losing to Kiwis in third rubber

Davis Cup: Leander Paes fails to realise dream for record doubles win after losing to Kiwis in third rubber

India, who are now 2-1 ahead in the tie, will need to win one of the two reverse singles on Sunday to clinch a place in the second round.

Davis Cup: India vs New Zealand – Sitak-Venus pair dent Paes' record bid, keeps Kiwis afloat

Davis Cup: India vs New Zealand – Sitak-Venus pair dent Paes' record bid, keeps Kiwis afloat

The defeat for Paes and his partner meant that the 43-year-old Indian stalwart could not overtake Italian Nicola Pietrangeli for most wins in doubles in Davis Cup history.

Davis Cup Preview: India vs New Zealand – Chance for Leander Paes to get doubles world record

Davis Cup Preview: India vs New Zealand – Chance for Leander Paes to get doubles world record

The 18-time Grand Slam champion, who is all set to take part in his 55th Davis Cup tie, is tied with Italy's Nicola Pietrangeli on 42 doubles wins in doubles.

Aus Open, mixed doubles final: Sania Mirza-Ivan Dodig stunned by Abigail Spears and Juan Sebastian Cabal

Aus Open, mixed doubles final: Sania Mirza-Ivan Dodig stunned by Abigail Spears and Juan Sebastian Cabal

It is second runners-up finish for Sania and Dodig together after losing the final of the 2016 French Open.