newstennis11 days ago

Leander Paes-Scott Lipsky pair enter quarterfinals of Ricoh Open

Leander Paes and his Amercian partner Scott Lipsky overcame a gritty Steve Darcis and Gilles Muller 7-5, 6-4 to seal a quarterfinal berth in the ATP 250 Ricoh Open men's doubles category. The Indian-American duo will next face Rajeev Ram and Raven Klassen in the quarterfinals of the tournament.
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newstennis23 days ago

French Open Roundup | Djokovic and Nadal advance;Tsonga crashes out

Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal registered straight set victories over Robin Hasse and Joao Sousa respectively on day 4 of the ongoing French Open. Meanwhile, it was a mixed day for India as Leander Paes and Rohan Bopanna advanced in doubles while Sania Mirza and Yaroslava Shvedova crashed out.
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newstennis25 days ago

French Open Doubles draw roundup| Leander Paes and Scott Lipsky to face Marcos Baghdatis and Gilles Muller

Leander Paes and Scott Lipsky are set to open their French Open campaign against Marcos Baghdatis and Gilles Muller. Should the Indo-American duo get past their first round opponents, they’re set to face a tough challenge in the form of number one seeds Henri Kontinen and John Peers.
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newstennis2 months ago

Bhupathi-Paes feud turns ugly after players take row to social media

The relationship between Leander Paes and Mahesh Bhupathi has always been a tumultuous one. However, this time the duo have gone too far with Leander Paes opening accusing Bhupathi of dropping him for personal reasons and the latter releasing private Whatsapp messages between the two to the media.
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newstennis3 months ago

Mahesh Bhupathi : Will respond to Paes after winning Uzbekistan tie

India’s non-playing captain Mahesh Bhupathi has said that he will respond to compatriot Leander Paes after India win the ongoing Davis Cup tie against Uzbekistan in Bangalore. Earlier, Paes had accused Bhupathi of flouting the selection criteria after being dropped for the tie.
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newstennis3 months ago

Sania Mirza and Barbara Strycova knocked out of Indian Wells

The pair of Sania Mirza and Barbara Strycova were knocked out of the BNP Paribas Open, after going down to Martina Hingis and Yung-jan Chan in the quarter-finals. Leander Paes and his doubles partner Juan Martin del Potro have also lost their men's doubles match to be out of the tournament.
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newstennis5 months ago

Leander Paes quashes retirement rumours

Leander Paes said he has no intentions of retiring in the near future and wants to win a few more grand slams before calling it a day. The 43-year-old also expressed his excitement at playing Davis Cup under former partner Mahesh Bhupathi, who is to take over as non-playing captain.
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newstennis5 months ago

Australian Open | Sania Mirza-Dodig pair enters mixed doubles semi-finals

Sania Mirza and her Croatian partner Ivan Dodig entered the mixed doubles semi-finals at the Australian Open by beating Rohan Bopanna and Gabriela Dabrowski 6-4, 3-6, 12-10 and will meet the winner of the Martina Hingis/Leander Paes-Sam Stosur/Sam Groth clash for a place in the final.
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reporttennis5 months ago

Australian Open | Paes-Hingis reach quarters; Nadal to face Raonic

Leander Paes and Martina Hingis are through to the mixed doubles quarter-finals of the Australian Open after beating Casey Dellacqua and Matt Reid 6-2, 6-3 in the second round. Meanwhile, Rafael Nadal will take on Milos Raonic after beating Gael Monfils 6-3, 6-3, 4-6, 6-4 in the fourth round.
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reporttennis5 months ago

Australian Open | Mixed day for India as Paes advances & Mirza exits

Leander Paes and partner Martina Hingis got off to a winning start in mixed doubles, but fourth-seeded Sania Mirza and Barbora Strycova lost in women’s doubles at the Australian Open on Sunday in what turned out to be a mixed day for India at the season-opening grand slam.
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