Mahesh Bhupathi

Rafael Nadal's US Open win sets Twitter on fire, Tennis stars call him 'best Spanish athlete in history'

Rafael Nadal's US Open win sets Twitter on fire, Tennis stars call him 'best Spanish athlete in history'

With his victory last night, Nadal also sent warning to Federer, highlighting that he can still surpass his Swiss compatriot's Grand Slam tally.

Sep 11, 2017, 09:32 AM IST
Mahesh Bhupathi's 'years of hard work' wasted by wife Lara Dutta in Mumbai rain

Mahesh Bhupathi's 'years of hard work' wasted by wife Lara Dutta in Mumbai rain

Torrential rain accompanied by strong winds pummelled Mumbai today, disrupting rail, road and air services, uprooting trees, swamping homes, and bringing the megapolis to its knees.

Aug 29, 2017, 21:40 PM IST
Indian Davis Cup team to train in New York before Canada tie

Indian Davis Cup team to train in New York before Canada tie

It is for the first time that a camp has been organised to prepare for an away tie. The team will assemble in New York on September 4 and will leave for Edmonton on September 10.

Aug 01, 2017, 22:36 PM IST
Amritraj brothers disappointed with Chennai Open shift to Pune

Amritraj brothers disappointed with Chennai Open shift to Pune

The former Davis Cuppers, who hailed from Chennai, had worked hard to bring the tournament here in 1997 as the Gold Flake Open ATP tournament, generating great fan following.

Jul 21, 2017, 19:29 PM IST
French Open 2017: Rohan Bopanna captures first Grand Slam title, wins mixed doubles crown with Gabriela Dabrowski

French Open 2017: Rohan Bopanna captures first Grand Slam title, wins mixed doubles crown with Gabriela Dabrowski

Bopanna thus became only the fourth Indian to win a Grand Slam title. The legendary Leander Paes, Mahesh Bhupathi and Sania Mirza have clinched Grand Slam titles.

Jun 08, 2017, 17:16 PM IST
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.

Apr 11, 2017, 16:03 PM IST
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.

Apr 10, 2017, 16:19 PM IST
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.

Apr 09, 2017, 23:07 PM IST
Davis Cup: Mahesh Bhupathi drops Leander Paes from squad, Rohan Bopanna to partner Sriram Balaji

Davis Cup: Mahesh Bhupathi drops Leander Paes from squad, Rohan Bopanna to partner Sriram Balaji

Bopanna and Balaji will feature in the doubles match against Farrukh Dustov and Sanjar Fayziev. 

Apr 06, 2017, 12:08 PM IST
Davis Cup: 3 singles and 1 doubles player is preference as of now, says Mahesh Bhupathi

Davis Cup: 3 singles and 1 doubles player is preference as of now, says Mahesh Bhupathi

AITA chose a six-member squad that includes both Paes and Bopanna, and left it on Bhupathi to pick his preferred final four.

Mar 06, 2017, 20:29 PM IST
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.

Jan 29, 2017, 13:17 PM IST
Leander Paes rules out retirement, says his comments were misread

Leander Paes rules out retirement, says his comments were misread

Paes and Brazilian Andre Sa began the 2017 season with a defeat against Indian team of Purav Raja and Divij Sharan in the opening round on Wednesday night.

Jan 05, 2017, 15:50 PM IST
'No issues' with Hesh but Leander drops retirement hints

'No issues' with Hesh but Leander drops retirement hints

Asked if he will think of retiring if he gets to record 43rd Davis Cup win, Paes replied:"You will see."

Jan 01, 2017, 23:27 PM IST
Anand Amritraj calls Mahesh Bhupathi's appointment as Davis Cup captain a bitter-sweet decision

Anand Amritraj calls Mahesh Bhupathi's appointment as Davis Cup captain a bitter-sweet decision

Amritraj had taken over as captain from SP Misra in 2013 after leading players revolted against the way AITA was handling Davis Cup issues.

Dec 22, 2016, 19:35 PM IST
Rohan Bopanna dropped from India's Davis Cup squad, Saketh Myneni to partner Leander Paes

Rohan Bopanna dropped from India's Davis Cup squad, Saketh Myneni to partner Leander Paes

Earlier, Indian tennis legend Mahesh Bhupathi was named the new non-playing captain of the Davis Cup team.

Dec 22, 2016, 17:44 PM IST
Mahesh Bhupathi named India's new non-playing captain of Davis Cup team, AITA bids farewell to Anand Amritraj

Mahesh Bhupathi named India's new non-playing captain of Davis Cup team, AITA bids farewell to Anand Amritraj

Multiple Grand Slam winner Bhupathi was the hot favourite the moment AITA decided to replace Amritraj.

Dec 22, 2016, 16:13 PM IST
IPTL 2016: Mahesh Bhupathi confirms Hyderabad as venue for India leg, finals

IPTL 2016: Mahesh Bhupathi confirms Hyderabad as venue for India leg, finals

Bhupathi said all four IPTL teams would be playing at the Gachibowli stadium on December 9 and 10, followed by the IPTL finals on December 11.

Nov 24, 2016, 20:03 PM IST
Was never a case of right or wrong between me and Mahesh Bhupathi: Leander Paes

Was never a case of right or wrong between me and Mahesh Bhupathi: Leander Paes

Paes and Bhupati have together won three Grand Slam titles, while Paes has also won an Olympic Bronze medal at the 1996 Atlanta Games.

Nov 19, 2016, 20:29 PM IST
Lara Dutta's latest picture with kids captures 'deep conversations about life'!

Lara Dutta's latest picture with kids captures 'deep conversations about life'!

Former Miss Universe Lara Dutta is full of grace and elegance. The beauty queen is not just a talented movie star but also is a full-time mother to little daughter Saira.

Sep 23, 2016, 10:53 AM IST
It is inexcusable that Leander Paes reached Rio a day before doubles match: Mahesh Bhupathi

It is inexcusable that Leander Paes reached Rio a day before doubles match: Mahesh Bhupathi

While several fans were left disappointed, Bhupathi too gave Paes a piece of his mouth for his late arrival at the biggest sporting spectacle.

Aug 30, 2016, 12:21 PM IST