India Insight

Indian tennis players “lack killer instinct”: Bogdan Obradovic

September 15, 2014

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Davis Cup: India scripts phenomenal comeback

September 14, 2014

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Davis Cup: the mind games that teams play

September 10, 2014

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Tendulkar exits, Anand slips during emotional 2013

December 27, 2013

Sachin Tendulkar bid a teary-eyed farewell to cricket while contemporary Viswanathan Anand lost his world chess crown in an emotional year for Indians in sports.

The Indian Express chugs in again

January 11, 2011

It was a victory long overdue and the reunion was perhaps destined to happen in no other tournament but the Chennai Open.

Martina Navratilova — the India connection

April 9, 2010

Tennis great Martina Navratilova has been diagnosed with breast cancer. The 53-year-old is expected to begin six weeks of radiation therapy in May following minor invasive surgery.

Indian tennis — flash in the pan or pointer to future?

February 1, 2009

Indian tennis is enjoying a wonderful run with three strong performances underlining the quality of their young players.
 
First it was the refreshingly energetic Somdev Devvarman who raced to the final of the Chennai Open, raising big hopes for India with their stalwarts Mahesh Bhupathi and Leander Paes into their mid 30s.
 
Then 16-year-old Yuki Bhambri belied his lean frame but underlined his top ranking to claim the Australian Open boys’ singles title.