Mahesh Bhupathi-Nick Kyrgios lose in first round of French Open
Mahesh Bhupathi-Nick Kyrgios lose in first round of French Open

Indo-Australian pair of Mahesh Bhupathi and Nick Kyrgios failed to cross the opening hurdle of the men's doubles event, suffering a straight-set defeat against Lucas Pouille and Thanasi Kokkinakis in the French Open tennis tournament here on Tuesday.

Paes-Stepanek knocked out of BMW Open
Paes-Stepanek knocked out of BMW Open

The Indo-Czech pair of Leander Paes and Radek Stepanek was thrashed by Austrian-Brazilian duo Alexander Peya and Bruno Soares in the men's doubles quarterfinals of the BMW Open tennis here today.

Leander Paes-Radek Stepanek enter quarter-finals in Munich
Leander Paes-Radek Stepanek enter quarter-finals in Munich

India's Leander Paes and his doubles partner Czech Republic's Radek Stepanek defeated Jan-Lennard Struff and Dominic Thiem 6-1, 6-7(3), 10-5 to enter the quarter-finals of BMW Open here on Wednesday.

Paes-Nestor crash out of Barcelona Open
Paes-Nestor crash out of Barcelona Open

Leander Paes and his doubles partner Daniel Nestor crashed out of the Barcelona Open tennis tournament on Wednesday.

Bopanna-Mergea lose in Monte Carlo opener
Bopanna-Mergea lose in Monte Carlo opener

Indo-Romanian pair of Rohan Bopanna and Florin Mergea went down in the men's doubles opening round of the Monte-Carlo Masters to wildcard French-Swiss combine of Benoit Paire and Stan Wawrinka at the Monte Carlo Country Club here.

Becoming world no. 1 is surreal feeling: Sania Mirza
Becoming world no. 1 is surreal feeling: Sania Mirza

 There has been many cherished moments in her eventful tennis journey during the last decade but the enormity of becoming World No 1 is such that Sania Mirza has been left with a "surreal feeling" even though she had always dreamt of achieving this feat.

PM Narendra Modi, Virat Kohli laud Sania Mirza on historic feat
PM Narendra Modi, Virat Kohli laud Sania Mirza on historic feat

Sania Mirza, who created history by becoming the world number one in tennis doubles on Sunday, was congratulated heartily by PM Narendra Modi.

Leander Paes jumps on the IPTL bandwagon, to play for Japan Warriors
Leander Paes jumps on the IPTL bandwagon, to play for Japan Warriors

The 2015 edition of International Premier Tennis League (IPTL) will see Leander Paes taking on some of the greatest names of the sport. The 41-year-old was on Sunday drafted into Japan Warriors, the league's new and fifth franchise.

Leander Paes likely to play in Mahesh Bhupathi's IPTL
Leander Paes likely to play in Mahesh Bhupathi's IPTL

The 2015 edition of International Premier Tennis League (IPTL) may see Leander Paes taking on some of the greatest names of the sport. According to reports, the doubles specialist has agreed to join the Mahesh Bhupathi-launched tennis tournament, thus ending the protracted feud between two of India's greatest tennis players.

Indian tennis needs a top-10 singles player, feels Goran Ivanisevic
Indian tennis needs a top-10 singles player, feels Goran Ivanisevic

Former Wimbledon champion Goran Ivanisevic says India can't forever sit on the laurels of greats like Leander Paes and it must have a top-10 singles player for tennis to thrive in the country.

Martina Hingis returns to Swiss Fed Cup team after 17 years
Martina Hingis returns to Swiss Fed Cup team after 17 years

Tennis legend Martina Hingis Switzerland's Fed Cup team after a 17-year in a hope to play in the 2016 Rio Olympics.

Martina Hingis set for Fed Cup return following 17 years of absence
Martina Hingis set for Fed Cup return following 17 years of absence

Following a 17-year absence, Swiss tennis great Martina Hingis is set to return to Fed Cup duty after being called up on Tuesday by captain Heinz Guenthardt.

Partnership with Sania Mirza will depend on results: Martina Hingis
Partnership with Sania Mirza will depend on results: Martina Hingis

Former world number one Martina Hingis says the future of her partnership with India's top player Sania Mirza would depend on the results they get on the WTA circuit.

DNA: How BBC mocked the Indian system

In today's special episode of DNA, watch how BBC mocked the Indian system by releasing the documentary featuring one of the December 16, 2012 gang-rape convicts.

Paes-Hingis present Australian Open winning racquets to PM Modi

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday expressed his gratitude to multiple Grand Slam winners Martina Hingis and Leander Paes for presenting their Australian Open winning racquets to him.

Paes, Klaasen end runners-up at Delray Beach ATP event
Paes, Klaasen end runners-up at Delray Beach ATP event

Leander Paes and his partner Raven Klaasen ended runners-up at the ATP 250 Delray Beach event, losing the summit clash 3-6 6-3 6-10 to legendary American twins Mike and Bob Bryan.

Leander Paes: Tennis is fun, even at 41!

Singles' finals are the headline acts at any Grand Slam tournament. Australian Open 2015 was no different. Top-ranked players Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams delivered what was expected of them.

Leander Paes congrats Novak Djokovic on fifth Australian Open title
Leander Paes congrats Novak Djokovic on fifth Australian Open title

Indian tennis ace Leander Paes on Wednesday congratulated Novak Djokovic for winning a fifth Australian Open title.

MS Dhoni's men can get inspired by Leander​ Paes
MS Dhoni's men can get inspired by Leander​ Paes

Late last week, three things kept Indian sport in focus.

Leander Paes dedicates Australian Open trophy to all Indians
Leander Paes dedicates Australian Open trophy to all Indians

Leander Paes on Monday dedicated his Australian Open mixed doubled trophy to all the Indians. The 41-year-old also said it was an honor to represent the people of the country at the global stage. The tennis veteran took to social micro-blogging site Twitter to share his sentiments.