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  • paes stepanek knocked out of bmw open

    Paes-Stepanek knocked out of BMW Open

    Tennis | April 30, 2015 21:15 IST

    Munich: 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 on Thursday. The top seeds

  • paes nestor ousted from monte carlo masters

    Paes-Nestor ousted from Monte Carlo Masters

    Tennis | April 16, 2015 18:54 IST

    Monaco: Wildcard tennis pair of Benoit Paire and Stan Wawrinka accounted for the Leander Paes and Daniel Nestor as the Indo-Canadian combine lost their men's doubles second round match to be ousted from the Monte

  • india needs grand slam champion to inspire singles players

    'India needs Grand Slam champion to inspire singles players'

    Tennis | April 09, 2015 18:46 IST

    New Delhi: Former Wimbledon champion Goran Ivanisevic on Thursday said India needs a top singles tennis star to inspire a generation that will have success in the discipline.India have multiple Grand Slam doubles champions such

  • 5 celebrities who suffered domestic violence in their

    5 Celebrities who suffered 'domestic violence' in their marriage!

    Bollywood | March 17, 2015 17:37 IST

    New Delhi: The beast of domestic violence is a serious concern for the developing country like India where not only the housewives living inside the four cornered house are suffering but also the leading ladies

  • australian open 2015 paes hingis clinch mixed doubles crown

    Australian Open 2015: Paes-Hingis clinch mixed-doubles crown

    Tennis | February 01, 2015 13:06 IST

    Melbourne: Indian tennis star Leander Paes clinched his 15th Grand Slam title as he and Swiss ace Martina Hingis won the Australian Open mixed-doubles title, here Sunday.The seventh seed Indo-Swiss pair turned back the clock

  • hingis 34 back in aussie open final 20 years after debut

    Hingis, 34, back in Aussie Open final, 20 years after debut

    Tennis | February 01, 2015 10:27 IST

    Melbourne, Australia: When Martina Hingis came out retirement for the second time in her career two years ago, she set some ground rules for herself.She would only play doubles, no singles. And she only wanted

  • australian open 2015 paes advances to final sania crashes

    Australian Open 2015: Paes advances to final, Sania crashes out in mixed doubles

    Tennis | January 30, 2015 14:40 IST

    Melbourne: Leander Paes kept himself in line for his 15th Grand Slam title by reaching the Australian Open mixed doubles final with Martina Hingis but Sania Mirza bowed out with Bruno Soares after losing the

  • australian open 2015 paes and hingis storm into finals

    Australian Open 2015: Paes and Hingis storm into finals

    Tennis | January 30, 2015 13:23 IST

    Melbourne: Leander Paes kept himself in line for his 15th Grand Slam title by reaching the Australian Open mixed doubles final with Martina Hingis as they defeated Su-Wei Hsieh and Pablo Cuevas in straight sets,

  • australian open 2015 sania paes reach mixed doubles quarters

    Australian Open 2015: Sania, Paes reach mixed doubles quarters

    Tennis | January 26, 2015 16:06 IST

    Melbourne: Sania Mirza and Leander Paes carved out contrasting wins with different partners to reach the mixed doubles quarterfinals at the Australian Open tennis tournament here today.Top seeds Sania and her Brazilian partner Bruno Soares

  • australian open 2015 paes hingis advance bopanna crashes out

    Australian Open 2015: Paes-Hingis advance, Bopanna crashes out

    Tennis | January 25, 2015 14:38 IST

    Melbourne: Leander Paes and Martina Hingis won their mixed doubles opener while Rohan Bopanna and Barbora Zahlavova Strycova were knocked out of the competition at the Australian Open tennis tournament here Sunday.Seventh seeds Paes and

  • australian open 2015 paes bopanna sania crashes out of

    Australian Open 2015: Paes, Bopanna, Sania crashes out of doubles

    Tennis | January 23, 2015 16:56 IST

    Melbourne: On a largely disappointing day for Indian tennis players, Leander Paes, Rohan Bopanna and Sania Mirza lost their respective doubles matches in the second round of the Australian Open leaving the country's challenge restricted

  • australian open 2015 sania paes make it all win day for

    Australian Open 2015: Sania, Paes make it all-win day for India

    Tennis | January 21, 2015 19:34 IST

    Melbourne: India enjoyed an all-win day at the Australian Open tennis Grand Slam after Leander Paes and Sania Mirza sailed into the second round of their respective men's and women's doubles events here today.Sania and

  • leander paes on course for seventh chennai open title

    Leander Paes on course for seventh Chennai Open title

    Tennis | January 10, 2015 5:05 IST

    Chennai: Top seeds Leander Paes and Raven Klaasen eased into the men's doubles final with a clinical win over Spain's Pablo Carreno Busta and Guillermo Garcia-Lopez at the Chennai Open tennis tournament here Friday.Then Indo-South

  • paes klaasen keep top billing enter chennai open semis

    Paes-Klaasen keep top billing, enter Chennai Open semis

    Tennis | January 09, 2015 5:06 IST

    Chennai: Top seeds Leander Paes and Raven Klaasen of South Africa lived up to their billing and entered the semifinals of the men's doubles event at the ATP Chennai Open with a hard-fought win over

  • bhupathi wins doubles pre quarters to set up clash with paes

    Bhupathi wins doubles pre-quarters to set up clash with Paes

    Tennis | January 08, 2015 4:45 IST

    Chennai: Indian tennis veteran Mahesh Bhupathi, teaming up with compatriot Saketh Myneni won a hard fought doubles pre-quarterfinal match to set up a mouth-watering clash with his former partner Leander Paes at the ATP Chennai

  • paes enters chennai open 2nd round with straight sets win

    Paes enters Chennai Open 2nd round with straight sets win

    Tennis | January 07, 2015 5:47 IST

    Chennai: Indian tennis veteran Leander Paes, teaming up with South African Raven Klaasen, Tuesday made a winning start to his Chennai Open doubles campaign, notching up a comfortable straight sets victory in the first round. 

  • leander paes undergoes dope test

    Leander Paes undergoes dope test

    Tennis | December 25, 2014 7:18 IST

    Mumbai: Indian tennis star Leander Paes underwent a routine dope test conducted by National Anti-doping Agency (NADA) officials Wednesday.“I had early morning visitors...Thanks WADA for keeping my sport clean!!!,” the 41-year-old, who won Olympic bronze

  • india has a good tradition in tennis says venus williams

    India has a good tradition in tennis, says Venus Williams

    Tennis | November 21, 2014 19:33 IST

    Bengaluru: Seven-time Grand Slam champion Venus Williams feels that the success of Vijay Amritraj, Leander Paes and Sania Mirza at the international stage proves that India has a "good tradition" in the sport.Citing examples of

  • ctl 2014 paes led punjab marshalls suffer second straight

    CTL 2014: Paes-led Punjab Marshalls suffer second straight loss

    Tennis | November 21, 2014 14:26 IST

    Chandigarh: Mumbai Tennis Masters defeated Punjab Marshalls 27-21 in a group match of Champions Tennis League (CTL) here.The Marshalls had earlier lost their first match to Delhi Dreams.The Marshalls fell behind in the northern group

  • ctl 2014 paes loses as punjab marshalls trails mumbai

    CTL 2014: Paes' loses as Punjab Marshalls trails Mumbai

    Tennis | November 20, 2014 23:03 IST

    Chandigarh: Playing his first singles match since 2008, Leander Paes produced an inspired show but went down fighting to former French Open champion Sergi Bruguera as his Wave Punjab Marshalls team trailed 0-2 against Mumbai