'India can't perform well in Davis Cup without top-50 players'
'India can't perform well in Davis Cup without top-50 players'

 Indian tennis great Vijay Amritraj is not giving much of chance to the Somdev Devvarman-led team in its Davis Cup World Group play-off against Czech Republic later this month and says "we can't do well in team events" unless we have top 50 singles players.

Sonia Gandhi hails Sania Mirza's Khel Ratna award
Sonia Gandhi hails Sania Mirza's Khel Ratna award

Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Saturday congratulated Sania Mirza for receiving the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award and said that the tennis star had done the nation proud.

Hope Mahesh Bhupathi too gets the award in future: Sania Mirza
Hope Mahesh Bhupathi too gets the award in future: Sania Mirza

Indian tennis ace Sania Mirza, who will receive the prestigious Khel Ratna award tomorrow, on Friday said her former mixed doubles partner Mahesh Bhupathi too is a deserving candidate for the honour and hoped he will receive the recognition in near future.

Sania Mirza in Cincinnati semis; Rohan Bopanna, Leander Paes bow out
Sania Mirza in Cincinnati semis; Rohan Bopanna, Leander Paes bow out

Sania Mirza was the only Indian left competing in the Western and Southern Open by reaching the semifinals as Leander Paes and Rohan Bopanna were ousted from the men's doubles with their respective partners, here.

Leander Paes-Stan Wawrinka enter Cincinnati quarters
Leander Paes-Stan Wawrinka enter Cincinnati quarters

 The Indo-Swiss tennis combine of Leander Paes and Stan Wawrinka earned a three-set victory to enter the men's doubles quarter-finals of Cincinnati Masters here.

Leander Paes, Stanislas Wawrinka move to 2nd round of Cincinnati Open
Leander Paes, Stanislas Wawrinka move to 2nd round of Cincinnati Open

 Leander Paes and Stanislas Wawrinka overcame a sluggish start to beat Kevin Anderson and Jeremy Chardy in the opening round of the Western and Southern Open, the ATP Masters event, here.

Leander Paes changes partner, to play with Stan Wawrinka
Leander Paes changes partner, to play with Stan Wawrinka

Indian tennis ace Leander Paes has again changed his partner and will play with reigning French Open men's singles champion Stan Wawrinka of Switzerland at this week's Cincinnati Masters here.

Leander Paes returns to Davis Cup team; Rohan Bopanna, Somdev Devvarman, Yuki Bhambri also named
Leander Paes returns to Davis Cup team; Rohan Bopanna, Somdev Devvarman, Yuki Bhambri also named

Veteran tennis star Leander Paes makes a return to the country's Davis Cup team as India named a four-member squad for the World Group play-off tie at home against top seeds Czech Republic from September 18-20.

Leander Paes-Andy Murray advance in Montreal tennis
Leander Paes-Andy Murray advance in Montreal tennis

 The new tennis combination of Leander Paes and Andy Murray took less than an hour to advance to the second round of men's doubles in the $3.5 million Canada Open here.

Canada Open: Leander Paes enters second round with 101st doubles partner Andy Murray
Canada Open: Leander Paes enters second round with 101st doubles partner Andy Murray

The new tennis combination of Leander Paes and Andy Murray took less than an hour to advance to the second round of men's doubles in the $3.5 million Canada Open here.

Capital Fight: It's Roger Federer vs Rafael Nadal in 2nd season of IPTL
Capital Fight: It's Roger Federer vs Rafael Nadal in 2nd season of IPTL

The apprehensions attached with a new tennis concept have disappeared as the top international players have embraced IPTL, feels Mahesh Bhupathi, whose league will feature a marquee match between Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer in the capital this season.

Lok Sabha felicitates Sania Mirza, Leander Paes, Sumit Nagal, Subham Jaglan
Lok Sabha felicitates Sania Mirza, Leander Paes, Sumit Nagal, Subham Jaglan

Lok Sabha on Wednesday congratulated tennis stars Sania Mirza, Leander Paes and Sumit Nagal and golfer Shubham Jaglan for bringing laurels to the country in international tournaments.

Zee Media Exclusive interview with Indian tennis ace Sania Mirza

In an exclusive chat with Zee Media editor Sudhir Chaudhary, Sania, who was the third Indian to win a Wimbledon trophy this year, along with Leander Paes and Sumit Nagal, shared her experiences on winning the title and the way she is welcomed by Pakistani fans.​

Five unforgettable highlights from Wimbledon 2015

In a sense, Wimbledon 2015 went as per script. The two best players on the planet, Serena Williams and Novak Djokovic ran out winners in their respective categories. The two deserving winners were in total command throughout the two grueling weeks of tennis.

Hard work is common between Paes, Sania: Navratilova
Hard work is common between Paes, Sania: Navratilova

There are many similarities between Leander Paes and Sania Mirza, who won Wimbledon titles last week, legendary Martina Navratilova said here on Wednesday.

DNA: Education in shambles—Drunk Chhattisgarh teacher teaches D for 'Daaru', P for 'Piyo'

DNA:  Education in shambles—Drunk Chhattisgarh teacher teaches D for 'Daaru', P for 'Piyo'

Wimbledon 2015: Sachin Tendulkar lauds 'terrific role model' Leander Paes, Sumit Nagal
Wimbledon 2015: Sachin Tendulkar lauds 'terrific role model' Leander Paes, Sumit Nagal

Legendary Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar, who is a big tennis fan, praised Indian tennis ace Leander Paes after he won yet another Grand Slam title on Sunday.

Among my most special wins: Leander Paes on Wimbledon mixed doubles title
Among my most special wins: Leander Paes on Wimbledon mixed doubles title

He refused to pick a favourite among his 16 Grand Slams but veteran Indian tennis star Leander Paes said lifting the Wimbledon mixed doubles title with Swiss legend Martina Hingis does rank among the most special triumphs of his career.

Historic moment: It's a hat-trick of titles for India at Wimbledon 2015!
Historic moment: It's a hat-trick of titles for India at Wimbledon 2015!

It was a historic moment for Indian tennis at Wimbledon 2015 this year, where for the first time, India won three titles in three different categories.

Watch: Top 10 Headlines @7 am

Top 10 Headlines @7 am on Zee News.