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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.

'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."

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Paes story: Seven-up Leander has Olympic Games in blood

Paes story: Seven-up Leander has Olympic Games in blood

Despite his fondness for playing for India, it has not always been an easy ride for Paes.

2016 Rio Games: Leander Paes, Mahesh Bhupathi will not reunite in Olympics

2016 Rio Games: Leander Paes, Mahesh Bhupathi will not reunite in Olympics

Both Paes and Bhupathi cannot make it to the Olympics as individuals or as a team because of their rankings.

Leander Paes-Mahesh Bhupathi might reunite for Rio Olympics 2016: Report

Leander Paes-Mahesh Bhupathi might reunite for Rio Olympics 2016: Report

For London Olympics 2012, Bhupathi refused to pair up with Paes, post which they were not on talking terms for several years.

Maria Sharapova drug confession: Sania Mirza backs Russian, says it was gutsy of her to make announcement

Maria Sharapova drug confession: Sania Mirza backs Russian, says it was gutsy of her to make announcement

In her defense, Sharapova said she has been taking the medicine mildronate since 2006 for a magnesium deficiency.

Hand-eye coordination of Indian players is amazing, says Sania Mirza on doubles success

Hand-eye coordination of Indian players is amazing, says Sania Mirza on doubles success

Sania and Hingis pair would next hope to maintain their winning streak at the French Open in May.

Delhi Open: Veteran tennis ace Mahesh Bhupathi wins first title in 3 years

Delhi Open: Veteran tennis ace Mahesh Bhupathi wins first title in 3 years

Bhupathi and Bhambri won 6-3, 4-6, 10-5 against defending champions Saketh Myneni and Sanam Singh.

WATCH: Sania Mirza, Sachin Tendulkar's spine-tingling national anthem video for 67th Republic Day

WATCH: Sania Mirza, Sachin Tendulkar's spine-tingling national anthem video for 67th Republic Day

The video also features Bhutia, Sushil, Dhanraj, Narang, Bhupathi and Gavaskar.  ​

Australian Open: Mahesh Bhupathi moves to second round but Leander Paes faces shock exit

Australian Open: Mahesh Bhupathi moves to second round but Leander Paes faces shock exit

It was Bhupathi's third competitive event since bowing out of 2015 Wimbledon championships.

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.