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AITA agrees to election of new President but asks Sports Ministry to implement uniformity first

AITA agrees to election of new President but asks Sports Ministry to implement uniformity first

The ministry has asked the tennis body to elect a new President within 90 days. 

After Sania Mirza, Rohan Bopanna lashes out at Leander Paes for 'slanging fellow players'

After Sania Mirza, Rohan Bopanna lashes out at Leander Paes for 'slanging fellow players'

In June earlier this year, Bopanna had written a letter to AITA asking the federation to pair him with Saketh Myneni (World No. 125) and not Leander Paes (World No. 46) for Rio Olympics 2016.

Sania Mirza labels Leander Paes a TOXIC PERSON, slams his tirade against India's Olympics team selection

Sania Mirza labels Leander Paes a TOXIC PERSON, slams his tirade against India's Olympics team selection

India's tennis team selection has become a headache of late for AITA with star players going by their own individual wisdom and indulging in mud-slinging.

Fancy Bears WADA hack: Sania Mirza's father did reach AITA seeking intervention

Fancy Bears WADA hack: Sania Mirza's father did reach AITA seeking intervention

It has also been reported that ITF has confirmed that the Williams sisters had permission for the therapeutic use of banned drugs.

Fancy Bears WADA hack: Sania Mirza slams report claiming she wants AITA to look into Venus Williams' issue

Fancy Bears WADA hack: Sania Mirza slams report claiming she wants AITA to look into Venus Williams' issue

Fancy Bears', a Russian hackers group, has claimed that it has uncovered files which showed that several American athletes, including Venus and her younger sister Serena Williams were allowed to take banned substances by WADA under the TUEs procedure.

'Fancy Bears' bite: Sania Mirza wants AITA to look into Venus Williams issue

'Fancy Bears' bite: Sania Mirza wants AITA to look into Venus Williams issue

Sania and Rohan Bopanna had lost their mixed doubles semifinals in the Rio Olympics to American combo of Venus and Rajeev Ram, who ended up as silver medallists.

Anil Khanna elected honourary life president of All India Tennis Association

Anil Khanna elected honourary life president of All India Tennis Association

AITA already has two honourary Life Presidents -- S M Krishna and Yashwant Sinha.

Rio Olympics: Rohan Bopanna writes to AITA, doesn't want Leander Paes as doubles partner

Rio Olympics: Rohan Bopanna writes to AITA, doesn't want Leander Paes as doubles partner

Paes, who is ranked 46 in the world at the moment, won the mixed doubles title with Martina Hingis at the French Open.

2016 Rio Olympics: Have conveyed 'my decision' on preferred partner to AITA, says Sania Mirza

2016 Rio Olympics: Have conveyed 'my decision' on preferred partner to AITA, says Sania Mirza

It's no secret that Sania and Rohan Bopanna are likely to pair in mixed doubles, the category where India have the best chance of winning a medal.

After Leander Paes' comments, AITA asks players not to voice opinions in public: Report

After Leander Paes' comments, AITA asks players not to voice opinions in public: Report

Paes has clarified that his comments wasn't the intention as he wanted to put his case forth on the issue as it s about winning a medal for the country.

Rohan Bopanna refused to play with me this year in lead up to Rio Olympics: Leander Paes

Rohan Bopanna refused to play with me this year in lead up to Rio Olympics: Leander Paes

The 42-year-old tennis ace said that he is hopeful that he will get a chance to pair up with Sania Mirza at Rio Olympics 2016.

Leander Paes hopes no politics will be played over 2016 Rio Olympics selection

Leander Paes hopes no politics will be played over 2016 Rio Olympics selection

Paes said dirty politics was played in the run-up to 2012 Olympics and it should not happen this time around.

Anil Khanna re-elected as Asian Tennis Federation chief

AITA president is also a vice-president of the world tennis body ITF.

AITA EC may move court against Govt directive on Prez election

AITA EC may move court against Govt directive on Prez election

At the meeting on Thursday Khanna said that he had offered his resignation to the government but the members asked him to continue.

I have no desire to continue as AITA president: Anil Khanna

I have no desire to continue as AITA president: Anil Khanna

Anil Khanna has said he can't pay enough time to AITA's day-to-day affairs.

AITA boss Anil Khanna eyeing top ITF post

AITA boss Anil Khanna eyeing top ITF post

All India Tennis Association (AITA) president Anil Khanna will be up against four others as the International Tennis Federation (ITF) is all set to elect its new president at its Annual General Meeting (AGM) here on Friday.

Yuki Bhambri to clash with Lukas​ Rosol in opening rubber in Davis Cup

Yuki Bhambri to clash with Lukas​ Rosol in opening rubber in Davis Cup

Yuki Bhambri, who is the top singles player of the country, will open India's Davis Cup campaign when he takes on world number 85 Lukas Rosol in the opening singles rubber of the World Group play-off tie against Czech republic, here on Friday.

Mahak, Sacchitt win Road to Wimbledon titles

Mahak, Sacchitt win Road to Wimbledon titles

 Putting up a solid show, India's Mahak Jain and Sacchitt Sharma emerged champions at the Road to Wimbledon event, winning the girls and boys titles respectively at the UK's national grass court championship.

'Treat sports professionally to make India number 1 globally'

India has to run all sports professionally like cricket if the nation wants to be a global leader in various games, Olympian and former tennis star Nirupama Vaidyanathan said here on Friday.

Sania Mirza set to be conferred Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award: Report

Sania Mirza set to be conferred Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award: Report

According to a report in the Hindustan Times, sports ministry on Friday decided to forward tennis star Sania Mirza's name to the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna awards committee.