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Davis Cup: Yuki gives India 1-0 lead


September 14th, 2012 - 5:22 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Sep 14 (IANS) Yuki Bhambri fought back from two sets down to give India a 1-0 lead against New Zealand on the opening day of the Davis Cup ... Read more...

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After 19 years, Chandigarh to host Davis Cup tie


September 2nd, 2012 - 4:25 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Sep 2 (IANS) Chandigarh will witness international tennis action this month with the Davis Cup tie between India and New Zealand being held at the Chandigarh Lawn Tennis ... Read more...

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Karnataka to see 10 weeks of ITF action


May 8th, 2012 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 8 (IANS) The Karnataka State Lawn Tennis Association will host 10 weeks of International Tennis Federation (ITF) circuit, with the first event scheduled to be held at Mandya ... Read more...

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Hooda’s sporting decision becomes political game (Haryana Newsletter)


April 21st, 2012 - 2:02 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 21 (IANS) Bhupinder Singh Hooda may have proved his political acumen by being chief minister of Haryana for a second consecutive term, but he is dabbling in ... Read more...

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Chandigarh to host India-New Zealand Davis Cup tie


April 10th, 2012 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 10 (IANS) The India-New Zealand Davis Cup tie will be played in Chandigarh in September, a senior tennis official said here Tuesday.The tie will be played at ... Read more...

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Israel’s gift for Krishna: A tennis racquet


January 10th, 2012 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Jerusalem, Jan 10 (IANS) Blending diplomacy with sports, Israel's Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman presented a tennis racquet embossed with signatures of leading national players to his Indian counterpart S.M. Krishna, ... Read more...

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Lucky injury came at the end of the season: Sania


October 15th, 2011 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 15 (IANS) India's top women tennis star Sania Mirza said she is able to walk pain free after her left-knee surgery and is thankful that her injury ... Read more...

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National Tennis Championships beginning from oct 10


September 7th, 2011 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) The hardcourt national tennis championship will be held at Delhi Lawn Tennis Association (DLTA) Oct 10-22.The championships, called the DSCL Open National Tennis Championships, have ... Read more...

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Sumant Misra passes away


September 4th, 2011 - 12:32 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 3 (IANS) Former Davis Cupper and secretary of the All-India Lawn Tennis Association Sumant Misra, 89, passed away here Saturday after a brief illness.Misra leaves behind ... Read more...

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DLTA to set up residential tennis academy


July 16th, 2011 - 5:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) The Delhi Lawn Tennis Association (DLTA) will set up a residential tennis academy at its newly refurbished complex here.To start with, the DLTA ... Read more...

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I paid for watching Wimbledon, nothing wrong in it: Krishna


July 5th, 2011 - 1:01 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 4 (IANS) External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna Monday clarified that he had paid for the two extra days he spent in London last week to watch ... Read more...

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Rohit Rajpal appointed DLTA director


May 25th, 2011 - 8:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) The Delhi Lawn Tennis Association (DLTA) Executive Committee Wednesday appointed former Davis Cupper and present Fed Cup captain Rohit Rajpal as its director.The executive ... Read more...

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Junior Fed Cup: Indian girls go down 1-2 to Thailand


April 27th, 2011 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 27 (IANS) The Indian girls lost 1-2 to Thailand in a group B league match of the Asia-Oceania Junior Fed Cup under-16 tennis competition at the Delhi ... Read more...

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India beat New Zealand in junior Davis Cup


April 22nd, 2011 - 8:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 22 (IANS) India defeated New Zealand 0-2 in the Asia/Oceania group of the Junior Davis Cup at the Delhi Lawn Tennis Association (DLTA) complex here Friday.Garvit ... Read more...

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India go down to Indonesia 1-2 in junior Davis Cup


April 21st, 2011 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) India went down to Indonesia 1-2 in the Junior Davis Cup at the Delhi Lawn Tennis Association (DLTA) complex here Thursday.India's No.1 player Shaikh ... Read more...

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Junior Davis Cup: India beat Sri Lanka 3-0


April 20th, 2011 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) India registered their first victory in the junior Davis Cup with a 3-0 win over Sri Lanka in the Asia-Oceania Junior Davis Cup at ... Read more...

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India lose to China in Jr Davis cup


April 19th, 2011 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 19 (IANS) India went down tamely to sixth seeded China 0-3 in the Junior Davis Cup in the Asia-Oceania final qualifying at Delhi Lawn Tennis Association ... Read more...

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Junior Davis Cup: India open against Chinese Taipei


April 17th, 2011 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 17 (IANS) India face a tough challenge when they play fourth seeded Chinese Taipei in the Asia-Oceania Junior Davis Cup tennis final qualifier beginning Monday at ... Read more...

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Becker denies ‘discussions or contact’ with Murray for coach role


November 21st, 2010 - 4:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 21(ANI): Former German tennis star Boris Becker has denied suggestions that he may become coach or advisor to Britain's world No. 3 Andy Murray.Becker regularly practices at the National ... Read more...

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Ruchika case: Apex court grants bail to Rathore (Second Lead)


November 11th, 2010 - 2:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 11 (IANS) The Supreme Court Thursday granted bail to former Haryana director general of police S.P.S. Rathore, who is serving an 18-month jail sentence in the 1990 Ruchika Girhotra ... Read more...

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Apex court grants bail to Rathore in molestation case (Lead)


November 11th, 2010 - 12:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 11 (IANS) The Supreme Court Thursday granted bail to former Haryana director general of police S.P.S. Rathore, who is serving an 18-month jail sentence for molesting teenager Ruchika Girhotra ... Read more...

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Rathore’s bail plea to be heard Nov 11 (Lead)


October 27th, 2010 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) The Supreme Court Wednesday deferred till Nov 11 the hearing on a petition by former Haryana police chief S.P.S Rathore seeking bail and setting aside of his ... Read more...

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Becker offers to help revive men’s tennis in Britain


October 14th, 2010 - 5:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 14(ANI): Former German tennis star Boris Becker has reportedly expressed his desire to revive British men's tennis from its dreadful state.According to the Daily Mail, Becker has already held ... Read more...

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Ruchika molestation case: Supreme Court send notice to all respondents


October 1st, 2010 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 1 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Friday issued notice to all the respondents, including the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in connection with the Ruchika Girhotra molestation case.The ... Read more...

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Ruchika molestation case: Supreme Court to hear Rathore’s plea


October 1st, 2010 - 12:30 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 1 (ANI): The Supreme Court will on Friday hear an appeal filed by former Haryana Director General of Police SPS Rathore challenging his conviction and 18-month sentence in the ... Read more...

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Ruchika molestation case: Rathore’s 13-day parole application rejected


September 4th, 2010 - 9:02 pm ICT by ANI
Chandigarh, Sep.4 (ANI): A parole application filed by former Haryana Director General of Police and a convict in the Ruchika molestation case, S.P.S Rathore, has been rejected by the Panchkula administration after ... Read more...

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Rathore moves administrative tribunal for pension


September 2nd, 2010 - 11:52 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Sep 2 (IANS) Tainted Haryana cop S.P.S. Rathore Thursday moved the Central Administrative Tribunal (CAT) here seeking the release of his pension that was withheld by the union home ministry in ... Read more...

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Roger Federer hires Paul Annacone as full-time coach


August 30th, 2010 - 7:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 30 (ANI): Roger Federer has confirmed that he has hired Pete Sampras' former coach, Paul Annacone, as his full-time coach after a successful trial period over the past month. ... Read more...

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AITA to follow government guidelines on age and tenure


August 13th, 2010 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 13 (IANS) The All India Tennis Association (AITA) Friday declared that it will adhere to the government guidelines regarding the tenure and age of the office bearers. The AITA executive ... Read more...

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Federer turns to Sampras mentor in bid to revive career


July 27th, 2010 - 8:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 27 (ANI): Grand Slam champion Roger Federer is turning to Paul Annacone, who used to coach Pete Sampras and Tim Henman, in an attempt to revive his flagging tennis ... Read more...

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Will this little girl be our Serena Williams?


June 30th, 2010 - 7:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 30 (ANI): Five-year old Britisher Jhonayah Fletchman, who was compared to gold dust by an ex-coach for the Lawn Tennis Association is being touted as the next Serena Williams."As ... Read more...

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Chennai to host India-Brazil Davis Cup tie


June 5th, 2010 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 5 (IANS) Chennai will host the Davis Cup World Group play-off between India and Brazil September 17-19. The All India Tennis Association (AITA) in a statement Saturday said ... Read more...

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Court hears Rathore’s bail plea, decision Thursday (Lead)


June 2nd, 2010 - 5:19 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 2 (IANS) The Punjab and Haryana High Court Wednesday reserved for Thursday its decision on the bail plea of former Haryana police chief S.P.S. Rathore, who has been convicted ... Read more...

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Testing time for parents, media at Asian Junior tennis


May 25th, 2010 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) All the Commonwealth Games test events have one common thread -- chaos. The Delhi Lawn Tennis Association (DLTA) Complex is the latest to test its facilities at ... Read more...

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Ruchika molestation case chronology


May 25th, 2010 - 5:03 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, May 25 (IANS) Following is the chronology of events in the Ruchika Girhotra molestation case: - Aug 12, 1990: Haryana Police Inspector General of Police (IGP) S.P.S. Rathore, also the Haryana Lawn ... Read more...

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