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Vijay Amritraj

Tamil Nadu Sports Journalists' Association to honour Vijay Amritraj, VV Kumar

Besides the lifetime achievements awards, the other honours to be given away include the Sportsperson of the Year, Young Achievers, Coach of the Year and Team of the Year.

Apr 25, 2019, 15:31 PM IST

Former Davis Cupper Vijay Amritraj's mother passes away

She is survived by three sons (Anand, Vijay and Ashok) and their families. 

Apr 20, 2019, 16:55 PM IST

Haryana's Anjali Rathi clinches Road to Wimbledon girls title

The Road to Wimbledon, The All England Lawn Tennis Club’ prestigious junior tournament for players aged 14 and under, has concluded its 2019 journey in India this weekend.

Mar 19, 2019, 13:04 PM IST

'Magician' Roger Federer is a champion among champions: Vijay Amritraj

Amritraj's comments came during the launch event of the Road to Wimbledon in the national capital on Monday.

Mar 11, 2019, 18:22 PM IST

India’s rising tennis stars begin their 'Road to Wimbledon' journey

The India leg of the tournament will conclude on March 16, with the finalists to represent India at the Road to Wimbledon Finals held between August 11 and 17 on Wimbledon’s historic grass courts.

Mar 11, 2019, 14:19 PM IST

Winning in Davis Cup tough without playing together on Tour: Vijay Amritraj

Tennis great Vijay Amritraj says there shouldn't be much controversy with regard to India's doubles combination in the Davis Cup since the doubles match matters only when there are "even singles matches".

Mar 20, 2018, 16:43 PM IST

Ramanathan Ramkumar, Yuki Bhambri have potential to be in top-100, feels Vijay Amritraj

Apart from Chennai's Ramkumar and Yuki, he said Saketh Myneni too has a good chance of doing well.

Dec 19, 2017, 19:18 PM IST

Concerned about Indian tennis, says Vijay Amritraj

In the Davis Cup, India have not able to go past the playoffs in last four years, losing to Serbia, the Czech Republic, Spain and Canada in last four years. These were today highlighted by Amritraj, an Indian member of the Davis Cup team who made the finals in 1974 and 1987.

Dec 16, 2017, 22:49 PM IST

Biopic on tennis ace Vijay Amritraj to get made

The celebrated sportsman, who also had a brief acting career featuring "Star Trek" and "Octopussy", was honoured with a Padma Shri in 1983.

Sep 13, 2017, 20:04 PM IST

Amritraj brothers disappointed with Chennai Open shift to Pune

The former Davis Cuppers, who hailed from Chennai, had worked hard to bring the tournament here in 1997 as the Gold Flake Open ATP tournament, generating great fan following.

Jul 21, 2017, 19:29 PM IST

Davis Cup: Team which adapts quickly will have edge, says Leander Paes

The tie will be played out at the grass-courts of Chandigarh Club here and Paes said the Indians are ready for the challenge.

Jul 14, 2016, 17:20 PM IST

PHOTO: Yuvraj Singh along with fiancee Hazel Keech meet former tennis star Vijay Amritraj

Yuvraj Singh, who is seen in a plaster on his left foot, will miss the first two weeks of the cash-rich Indian Premier League (IPL).

Apr 08, 2016, 16:58 PM IST

Is Rafael Nadal set to start the new season with a bang?

Nadal, who last won a Grand Slam title at Roland Garros 2014, did not win a major in 2015.

Dec 13, 2015, 18:45 PM IST

India must have singles players in Grand Slams: Vijay Amritraj

The founder of CTL feels the India need to have more singles players for regular representation in the Grand Slams.

Dec 06, 2015, 18:34 PM IST

I really tried hard to get Leander Paes in IPTL last year: Mahesh Bhupathi

Bhupathi said that last season's experience has made him and the IPTL management wiser and he hoped the tournament to do better this year.

Nov 27, 2015, 19:44 PM IST

Punjab Marshalls team returns in full strength for CTL

Chandigarh's CLTA stadium will be the venue of Punjab Marshall's home matches.

Nov 16, 2015, 20:44 PM IST

Santiago Giraldo replaces Andreas Seppi in Mumbai team of CTL

Santiago Giraldo will replace injured Andreas Seppi in the Mumbai team for the 2015 CTL.

Nov 13, 2015, 19:26 PM IST

'Champions Tennis League to bring tier-II cities on world map'

Six teams will participate in Champions Tennis League this time around. 

Nov 03, 2015, 23:16 PM IST

Winning 10 doubles titles in a year is terrific for Sania Mirza: Vijay Amritraj

Mirza and Hingis on Sunday won the women's doubles title at the $7 million WTA Finals in Singapore.

Nov 03, 2015, 14:32 PM IST

Mumbai bags US Open champion Flavia Pennetta, Martin Hingis goes to Team Hyderabad

Reigning US Open champion Flavia Pennetta will play for Mumbai Masters while Swiss veteran Martina Hingis will represent Hyderabad Aces in this year's Champions Tennis League (CTL), following the players' draft here on Wednesday.

Sep 23, 2015, 20:13 PM IST