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Davis Cup: Uzbekistan take 2-0 lead against India


April 6th, 2012 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
Namangan (Uzbekistan), April 6 (IANS) India suffered a bad start in their Davis Cup Asia/Oceania Group I tie against Uzbekistan with debutant Sanam Singh and Yuki Bhambri losing their ... Read more...

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Vishnu, Yuki get wild cards for Chennai Open


December 22nd, 2011 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 22 (IANS) India's Davis Cuppers Vishnu Vardhan and Yuki Bhambri along with young Belgian David Goffin have been given wild cards for the singles main draw of ... Read more...

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National Tennis: Vishnu, Yuki breeze into semis


October 13th, 2011 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 13 (IANS) Top seed Vishnu Vardhan proved too good for S.V. Abhishek, winning 6-2, 6-3 on his way to the men's singles semifinals of Fenesta National ... Read more...

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Tennis nationals: Vishnu, Prerna lead men’s and women’s field


October 9th, 2011 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 9 (IANS) Vishnu Vardhan and Yuki Bhambri have got top billing in the men's singles while Prerna Bhambri will spearhead the challenge in the women's ... Read more...

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Davis Cup: Somdev happy with weather and courts


September 15th, 2011 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, Sep 15 (IANS) India's No.1 Somdev Devvarman is happy with the hot conditions here for their Davis Cup World Group play-off against Japan, beginning Friday, and expect the ... Read more...

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Indian team dedicates World Cup to nation, Sachin


April 3rd, 2011 - 2:19 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 3 (IANS) The Indian cricket team dedicated the World Cup victory to the entire nation and to teammate Sachin Tendulkar after beating Sri Lanka in the final ... Read more...

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Being in the reserves goads me to work harder: Tsotsobe


March 19th, 2011 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, March 19 (IANS) Having broken the back of the Bangladesh batting with his initial burst, 'Man of the Match' Lonwabo Tsotsobe Saturday said being among the reserves for the ... Read more...

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Marauding Sehwag spearheads India’s rollicking show (Lead)


February 19th, 2011 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
By Sirshendu Panth Dhaka, Feb 19 (IANS) India's dashing batsman Virender Sehwag destroyed the Bangladesh attack with a flawless 175 as the visitors piled up a huge total to give the Cricket ... Read more...

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Paes felicitated for his 21 years in Davis Cup


September 19th, 2010 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 19 (IANS) He is Indian tennis' answer to Sachin Tendulkar, both in terms of longevity and commitment to the sport besides a consistent level of performance. The legendary Ramanathan ... Read more...

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A very special Davis Cup tie: Leander


September 14th, 2010 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 14 (IANS) Some 21 years after making his Davis Cup debut, there is no respite for tennis player Leander Paes from pressure and expectations. Yet, he seems to be ... Read more...

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Europe will field its strongest Ryder Cup team ever at Celtic Manor, warns Montgomerie


February 3rd, 2010 - 5:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 3 (ANI): Colin Montgomerie has warned his American Ryder Cup rivals that Europe will field its strongest team ever at Celtic Manor in September.Montgomerie believes no other Europe captain ... Read more...

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An exciting period for Indian tennis: Krishnan


September 21st, 2009 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 21 (IANS) India's qualification to the Davis Cup World Group after 11 years shows that tennis is going through an exciting phase and there is more to follow, says ... Read more...

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Yuki starts his Davis Cup on winning note


September 21st, 2009 - 1:05 am ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, Sep 20 (IANS) Yuki Bhambri made his Davis Cup debut with an impressive 3-6, 6-3, 6-4 victory over South Africa's Izak Van Der Merwe in the inconsequential fifth rubber after ... Read more...

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Somdev clinches thriller, puts India in Davis World Group (Lead)


September 20th, 2009 - 11:17 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, Sep 20 (IANS) Somdev Devvarman, in a sensational comeback, outlasted South Africa's Rik De Voest, 4-6, 6-7(3), 7-6(5), 6-2, 6-4 in a near five-hour slugfest in the first reverse singles ... Read more...

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Somdev beats De Voest as India qualify for Davis World Group


September 20th, 2009 - 10:17 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, Sep 20 (IANS) India's Somdev Devvarman defeated Rik De Voest 4-6, 6-7 (3), 7-6 (5), 6-2, 6-4 in a near five-hour slugfest in the first reverse singles Sunday to seal ... Read more...

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Brazil want to be Confederation Cup champions: Robinho


June 18th, 2009 - 3:29 pm ICT by IANS
Pretoria, June 18 (DPA) Brazilian striker Robinho is hoping that his side will put behind their dismal show in the opening round of Confederation Cup football against Egypt as they gear up ... Read more...

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I was determined to win this time, says Somdev


March 8th, 2009 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
Kaohsiung (Taiwan), March 8 (IANS) India's No.1 Somdev Devvarman, who carried the Davis Cup tennis team to a sensational 3-2 triumph over Chinese Taipei, said Sunday that he was determined to win ... Read more...

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Davis Cup: India, Chinese Taipei split opening day’s singles (Lead)


March 6th, 2009 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
Kaohsiung (Chinese Taipei), March 6 (IANS) Somdev Devvarman expectedly gave India the first singles and predictably, on current form, Lu Yen-hsun made it 1-1 for Chinese Taipei on the opening day of ... Read more...

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Murray has his sights set on Australian Open


November 8th, 2008 - 4:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 8 (ANI): Britains No.1 tennis player Andy Murray, who faces American Andy Roddick in his first Masters Cup match on Monday, does not rank the tournament as highly as ... Read more...

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I was surprised by my exclusion for Romania tie:Bopanna


October 14th, 2008 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
Tashkent, Oct 14 (IANS) Rohan Bopanna says he was surprised at being dropped from India's Davis Cup world group play-off tie in Romania. Bopanna failed to find a ... Read more...

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Future of tennis in India is bright: US tennis coach


May 10th, 2008 - 1:54 pm ICT by admin
By Pragya Tiwari New Delhi, May 10 (IANS) Overseas coaches coming to India have a tendency to bestow lavish praise on talented youngsters, but American tennis coach Dough MacCurdy really means it when ... Read more...

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We will nail Japan in Davis Cup tie: Paes


April 10th, 2008 - 3:22 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 10 (IANS) India's Davis Cup captain Leander Paes Thursday said he was confident of wrapping up the Davis Cup tie against Japan without going to the fifth match. India ... Read more...

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Japanese Nishikori nervous about Davis Cup debut


April 8th, 2008 - 9:53 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 8 (IANS) Talented Japanese tennis star Kei Nishikori will make his Davis Cup debut against India in the upcoming tie and the teenager admitted Tuesday he is having some ... Read more...

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