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Yuki Bhambri, Saketh Myneni back; Leander Paes left out of Indian Davis Cup squad

Yuki Bhambri, Saketh Myneni back; Leander Paes left out of Indian Davis Cup squad

Apart from Bhambri and Myneni, Ramkumar Ramanathan and Rohan Bopanna made the squad, captained by Mahesh Bhupathi.

Rohan Bopanna blasts AITA for failing to send his name for Arjuna Award before deadline

Rohan Bopanna blasts AITA for failing to send his name for Arjuna Award before deadline

Regardless of all his words, Bopanna did take the opportunity to congratulate the 29-year-old on receiving the award. "I want to take this platform to congratulate Saketh Myneni on receiving this award. I couldn't be more proud as I have seen him grow into the player and the man he is today," he mentioned in his statement.

Australian Open: Yuki Bhambri falls at final hurdle, ousted  in last qualifying round by Ernesto Escobedo

Australian Open: Yuki Bhambri falls at final hurdle, ousted in last qualifying round by Ernesto Escobedo

Other Indian in fray, Saketh Myneni had lost his first round in the Qualifiers after encountering a foot problem.

Australian Open: Yuki Bhambri one win away from main draw

Australian Open: Yuki Bhambri one win away from main draw

Yuki, 24, has won the junior Australian Open title in 2009.

Chennai Open: Yuki Bhambri exits, Indian challenge ends in singles

Chennai Open: Yuki Bhambri exits, Indian challenge ends in singles

With Yuki's defeat, India's challenge has ended in the singles with Ramkumar Ramanathan and Saketh Myneni exiting in first round.

Indian tennis fraternity pay tribute to Somdev Devvarman's contribution to Indian sports

Indian tennis fraternity pay tribute to Somdev Devvarman's contribution to Indian sports

Counter-puncher Somdev, at the age of 31, announced his retirement from tennis on Sunday, having represented India in the Davis Cup in 14 ties with 14 wins and 10 defeats in singles.

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.

Leander Paes leads India' charge at ATP Chennai Open

Leander Paes leads India' charge at ATP Chennai Open

Paes, seven-time Olympian and 18 Grand Slams winner will be India's biggest attraction in doubles and he has been seeded third with Brazilian partner Andre Sa.

Leander Paes enhances doubles field, Saketh Myneni to lead singles challenge

Leander Paes enhances doubles field, Saketh Myneni to lead singles challenge

Myneni will be a contender in the both singles and doubles as he partners Sanam Singh.

Davis Cup: Sumit Nagal shows spark but Spain inflict 5-0 whitewash on India

Davis Cup: Sumit Nagal shows spark but Spain inflict 5-0 whitewash on India

Last time India suffered a whitewash was in 2003 against the Netherlands.

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.

TOO LITTLE, TOO LATE: Tennis legend Leander Paes bemoans India's team selection in last two Olympics

TOO LITTLE, TOO LATE: Tennis legend Leander Paes bemoans India's team selection in last two Olympics

Paes, 43, started a possible controversy, claiming he was not considered to partner Sania Mirza for Mixed Doubles at the Rio Games.

Olympic champs Nadal-Lopez pair leads Spain back to Davis Cup World Group; gain 3-0 lead over India

Olympic champs Nadal-Lopez pair leads Spain back to Davis Cup World Group; gain 3-0 lead over India

Playing his 54th tie, Leander Paes was eyeing a record of most number of doubles wins in the Cup history.

Davis Cup: Ramkumar ​Ramanathan fights but Saketh Myneni fizzles, India 0-2 against Spain

Davis Cup: Ramkumar ​Ramanathan fights but Saketh Myneni fizzles, India 0-2 against Spain

India need to win tomorrow's doubles match to keep the tie alive against the five-time world champions Spain.

Davis Cup, India vs Spain: Ramkumar Ramanathan takes on Rafael Nadal in opening encounter

Davis Cup, India vs Spain: Ramkumar Ramanathan takes on Rafael Nadal in opening encounter

In the reverse singles, it will be Saketh's turn to clash with Nadal, while Ramanathan will lock horns with Ferrer.

WATCH: Saketh Myneni's surprise proposal to girlfriend during Davis Cup dinner

WATCH: Saketh Myneni's surprise proposal to girlfriend during Davis Cup dinner

India will take on a full-strength Spain from September 16-18 in New Delhi.

Davis Cup: India has 50-50 chances in doubles match against Spain, says Anand Amritraj

Davis Cup: India has 50-50 chances in doubles match against Spain, says Anand Amritraj

Saketh Myneni could partner Leander Paes in the doubles match against Spain.

At 43, after 18 Grand Slams, Leander Paes wants to learn from Rafael Nadal

At 43, after 18 Grand Slams, Leander Paes wants to learn from Rafael Nadal

Pietrangeli also holds the most singles wins record in Davis Cup with 78 victories in 66 ties.

Leg injury forces Saketh Myneni out of US Open after gallant fight

Leg injury forces Saketh Myneni out of US Open after gallant fight

Myneni was forced out 6-7 (5) 6-4 6-2 2-6 5-7 after battling hard for three hours and 47 minutes in a marathon first round match.

US Open 2016: Saketh Myneni advances to main draw

US Open 2016: Saketh Myneni advances to main draw

He may face world number one Novak Djokovic if he wins the first round.