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No room for excuses now, says Mahesh Bhupathi ahead of Davis Cup tie vs Italy

India, three-time Davis Cup runners-up, were drawn to play against Italy at home in the Qualifiers in their bid for a coveted place in November's 18-team Finals in Madrid.

Jan 30, 2019, 16:37 PM IST

Davis Cup: Vace Paes wants rift between Leander Paes, Mahesh Bhupathi to end soon

Bhupathi had previously selected Yuki Bhambri, Ramkumar Ramanathan, Prajnesh Gunneswaran and N. Sriram Balaji for the tie, and had kept both Paes and Bopanna as reserves in the squad.

Apr 10, 2017, 15:53 PM IST

Davis Cup: India seal 4-1 win over Uzbekistan in second round of Asia/Oceania Group I tie

The Indians had clinched an unbeatable 3-0 lead on Saturday after Rohan Bopanna and N. Sriram Balaji thrashed Farrukh Dustov and Sanjar Fayziev in the crucial doubles rubber.

Apr 09, 2017, 19:27 PM IST

Davis Cup: Mahesh Bhupathi flouted selection criteria, feels angry Leander Paes

It was the seasoned Rohan Bopanna, who has made the cut, despite Paes winning a Challenger title in Mexico only a few days back.

Apr 06, 2017, 17:26 PM IST

Davis Cup: Doubles combination not yet finalised for clash against Uzbekistan, says Mahesh Bhupathi

India will take on Uzbekistan in an Asia/Oceania Zone Group 1 tie here this weekend.

Apr 04, 2017, 17:41 PM IST

Davis Cup: Mahesh Bhupathi picks four singles players, keeps Leander Paes and Rohan Bopanna as reserves

Ramkumar Ramanathan (ranked 269), Yuki Bhambri (307), Prajnesh Gunneswaran (325) and N Sriram Balaji (350) are in the playing squad for the tie scheduled from April 7 to 9 in Bengaluru.

Mar 28, 2017, 16:33 PM IST

Bringing Leander Paes, Mahesh Bhupathi together again a great move: Naresh Kumar

Former Davis cup captain Naresh Kumar on Thursday hoped Indian tennis superstars Leander Paes and Mahesh Bhupathi can set their differences aside and make their chemistry work when Uzbekistan comes calling for the second round of the Asia/Oceania Group 1 Davis Cup tie, beginning on April 7.

Mar 23, 2017, 21:28 PM IST

Leander Paes to miss out on mixed doubles for sake of 7th Olympics

For the lack of enough higher-ranked players, India can field only one team in men's doubles.

Jun 06, 2016, 17:46 PM IST

Hotness personified: Lara Dutta, Mahesh Bhupati freeze frame, look absolutely breathtaking!

A stupendous collaboration of Bollywood and Tennis talent-- Lara Dutta- Mahesh Bhupati have often made many jaws drop with their grace and poise.

Jun 04, 2016, 10:05 AM IST

Lara Dutta, Mahesh Bhupati's 'dress up' at Preity Zinta's reception is turning heads – See pic

Guess who all dressed up for a grand wedding reception by Bollywood bubbly girl Preity Zinta? It's Tennis Maestro Mahesh Bhupati along with Bollywood actress and wife Lara Dutta Bhupati.

May 14, 2016, 17:18 PM IST

Lara Dutta celebrates daughter's third birthday

Time is flying, but Lara Dutta is having fun! The actress and former beauty queen's daughter turned three Tuesday.

Jan 20, 2015, 15:57 PM IST

Ticket sales for IPTL Delhi leg to begin soon

The online ticket sales for the inaugural International Premier Tennis League (IPTL) Delhi leg to be held Dec 6-8, will begin post-Diwali weekend.

Oct 17, 2014, 17:54 PM IST

Selectors need to decide on direction they want to move: Oza

The AITA secretary Bharat Oza today made it clear that the national selection committee needs to take a call on whether they would like to "go backwards" after veterans Mahesh Bhupathi and Leander Paes announced their availability for the Davis Cup tie at home against Serbia.

Apr 14, 2014, 17:41 PM IST

Bhupathi academy to host tennis camp in Mysore

Mahesh Bhupathi Tennis Academies (MBTA) will be conducting a camp at the academy in Hebbal Industrial Area here April 16-30.

Apr 14, 2014, 16:14 PM IST

"I don`t know why Zero is called Love in tennis", says Mahesh Bhupati

Indian Tennis doubles ace Mahesh Bhupati has fiercely and successfully battled it out in the tennis court, but, recently India`s first Grand Slam player was left baffled by the questions of a young kid `Captain Tiao` a.k.a Sadhil Kapoor.

Mar 27, 2014, 20:51 PM IST

Bhupathi should get a farewell Davis Cup tie: Anand Amritraj

India`s new Davis Cup captain Anand Amritraj feels that veteran Mahesh Bhupathi, who is all set to retire this year, should get a farewell tie but made it clear that it was not in his hands to decide on the matter.

Jan 29, 2014, 16:55 PM IST

IPTL names five teams and schedules player draft on March 2

International Premier Tennis League (IPTL) on Tuesday announced the names of their first five teams, including Mumbai, and scheduled the player draft on March 2 in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

Jan 21, 2014, 15:22 PM IST

Paes, Sania, Bopanna advance to Australian Open quarterfinals

Leander Paes emerged victorious in a tight mixed doubles contest against Mahesh Bhupathi to advance to the quarterfinals while Sania Mirza stormed into the last-eight stage in her two events at the Australian Open here on Monday.

Jan 20, 2014, 17:02 PM IST

I am not great: Leander Paes

14 Grand Slam trophies, an Olympic medal and 53 titles on the ATP tour makes him one of the greatest tennis players India has produced but veteran Leander Paes on Monday refused to be labelled as great.

Dec 30, 2013, 20:59 PM IST

Sania to continue partnership with Horia Tecau at Oz Open

In her quest to win a third Grand Slam title, Indian tennis ace Sania Mirza will continue to partner Romanian Horia Tecau in the mixed doubles until at least next season`s first Grand Slam -- the Australian Open.

Nov 25, 2013, 15:41 PM IST