Zeeshan Ali

Suspected Al-Qaeda terrorist sent to 14-day police custody

Suspected Al-Qaeda terrorist Zeeshan Ali, deported to India from Saudi Arabia last evening, was on Thursday sent to police custody for two weeks in a case of alleged conspiracy, making provocative speeches to recruit Indian youths and establishing a base for the terror outfit.

Aug 10, 2017, 18:03 PM IST
Suspected Al-Qaeda terrorist, arrested ahead of I-Day, sent to 14-day police custody

Suspected Al-Qaeda terrorist, arrested ahead of I-Day, sent to 14-day police custody

Suspected Al-Qaeda terrorist Zeeshan Ali, who was deported to India from Saudi Arabia, was on Thursday sent to 14-day police custody by a Delhi court. 

Aug 10, 2017, 16:52 PM IST
Yuki Bhambri played like top-50 player: Zeeshan Ali

Yuki Bhambri played like top-50 player: Zeeshan Ali

 Yuki Bhambri's performance against New Zealand was no less than a top-50 player and even the staunchest of his critics would have changed their opinion about the youngster had they seen him play in Christchurch, says India's Davis Cup coach Zeeshan Ali.

Jul 20, 2015, 14:18 PM IST

Kiwis played flawless tennis, says India coach Zeeshan Ali

 Rohan Bopanna and Saketh Myneni were done in by some "flawless" tennis played by the Kiwi players according to India coach Zeeshan Ali but the team remains optimistic of winning the Davis Cup tie.

Jul 18, 2015, 15:01 PM IST
India can surprise Serbia minus Djokovic: Zeeshan Ali

India can surprise Serbia minus Djokovic: Zeeshan Ali

India's Davis Cup coach Zeeshan Ali says India's chances of a surprise victory in the World Group play-off against Serbia have gone up with World No.1 tennis player Novak Djokovic pulling out.

Sep 09, 2014, 20:37 PM IST
Djokovic's presence will make Serbia favourites: Zeeshan Ali

Djokovic's presence will make Serbia favourites: Zeeshan Ali

India's Davis Cup coach Zeeshan Ali on Thursday said that although world No 1 Novak Djokovic's participation will tilt the balance in Serbia's favour in the upcoming Davis Cup World Group play-off tie, it would be a tie worth remembering for the spectators.

Sep 04, 2014, 19:53 PM IST
Somdev's decision to pull-out of Asiad not correct: AITA secy

Somdev's decision to pull-out of Asiad not correct: AITA secy

India's top singles player Sondev Devvarman's decision to concentrate on ATP tour at the expense of upcoming Asian Games has come under sharp criticism from the All India Tennis Federation, which termed the player's move as "not correct".

Sep 03, 2014, 16:28 PM IST

Zeeshan, Gurmail, Thakkar nominated for Dhyan Chand Award

Davis Cup coach Zeeshan Ali, Olmypic hockey gold medallist Gurmail Singh and 1951 Asian Games diving champion K.P Thakkar were Monday nominated for the Dhyan Chand Award, India`s highest sporting award for life time achievement.

Aug 12, 2014, 08:32 AM IST

Selectors need to decide on direction they want to move: Oza

The AITA secretary Bharat Oza today made it clear that the national selection committee needs to take a call on whether they would like to "go backwards" after veterans Mahesh Bhupathi and Leander Paes announced their availability for the Davis Cup tie at home against Serbia.

Apr 14, 2014, 17:41 PM IST

Good that boys were tested in this tie: Zeeshan Ali

India`s Davis Cup coach Zeeshan Ali on Sunday said it was good for home team players to have got the chance to test themselves in the tie against Chinese Taipei but felt that Saketh Myneni need to develop fast as a big player if they are to win matches against tough opponents.

Feb 02, 2014, 19:07 PM IST

Credit goes to entire team for my victory, says Somdev Devvarman

A player cannot pull off a marathon five-setter on his own and it takes contribution from the entire team to eke out such a win, Somdev Devvarman said today after winning a tough second singles match against Ti Chen.

Feb 01, 2014, 17:49 PM IST

India to host Taipei in Davis Cup first round

India were on Wednesady handed an easy draw for next year`s Davis Cup campaign in the Asia/Oceania Group I as they were pitted against Chinese Taipei in their first round tie, here.

Sep 18, 2013, 19:26 PM IST

No complacency in Davis Cup tie: Zeeshan Ali

India would be starting out as overwhelming favourites to beat Indonesia in the Davis Cup tie.

Mar 31, 2013, 15:36 PM IST

`Hurt` Zeeshan promises to give his best

A "hurt" Zeeshan Ali on Friday said that his credentials as coach were never in doubt and promised to give his best in the upcoming Davis Cup tie against South Korea despite having an inexperienced side at his disposal.

Jan 11, 2013, 20:57 PM IST